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2001 Atlantic Coast Conference Year Summary

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Record: 59-49, .546 W-L% (5th of 12) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: 3.41 (6th of 12) ▪ SOS: 2.61 (6th of 12)

Conference Champion: Maryland

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll:(Clemson, Florida State and Georgia Tech)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Florida State, Georgia Tech and Maryland)

Standings

Overall Conference Pts/G SRS
School W L Pct W L Pct Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
Maryland 10 2 .833 7 1 .875 34.4 22.2 10.78 1.36
Florida State 8 4 .667 6 2 .750 33.6 25.3 12.79 6.45
North Carolina 8 5 .615 5 3 .625 25.9 20.8 7.52 4.29
Georgia Tech 8 5 .615 4 4 .500 31.2 21.6 7.10 1.95
Clemson 7 5 .583 4 4 .500 30.8 28.3 4.34 1.59
North Carolina State 7 5 .583 4 4 .500 26.6 21.4 6.38 1.05
Wake Forest 6 5 .545 3 5 .375 26.5 28.3 0.24 0.87
Virginia 5 7 .417 3 5 .375 20.8 27.6 -1.91 2.76
Duke 0 11 .000 0 8 .000 19.3 44.6 -16.57 3.16

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 8/26 9/2 9/9 9/23 9/30 10/7 10/14 10/21 10/28 11/4 11/11 11/18 11/25 12/2 12/9 Final
Maryland           25 22 12 10 15 13 10 8 7 7 6 11
Florida State 6 6 6 6 18 16 14 21 19 14 10 21     24 24 15
Georgia Tech 10 11 10 10 9 17 15 23 21 23 20   21       24
Clemson 19 19 20 19   19 16 13                  
North Carolina                 23 22              

6 Bowl Games

Date Bowl Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
2002-01-02 Orange Bowl Florida 56 Maryland 23 Orange Bowl (Miami, FL)
2002-01-01 Gator Bowl Florida State 30 Virginia Tech 17 Gator Bowl (Jacksonville, FL)
2001-12-31 Humanitarian Bowl Clemson 49 Louisiana Tech 24 Humanitarian Bowl (Boise, ID)
2001-12-31 Peach Bowl North Carolina 16 Auburn 10 Peach Bowl (Atlanta, GA)
2001-12-27 Seattle Bowl Georgia Tech 24 Stanford 14 Seattle Bowl (Seattle, WA)
2001-12-20 Tangerine Bowl II Pittsburgh 34 North Carolina State 19 Tangerine Bowl II (Orlando, FL)

Conference Leaders

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Pass Completions
1. George Godsey (GATECH) 249
2. Philip Rivers (NCST) 240
3. Shaun Hill (MD) 197
4. Woodrow Dantzler (CLEM) 188
5. D. Bryant (DUKE) 187
6. Chris Rix (FLST) 165
7. Darian Durant (NC) 142
8. Matt Schaub (VA) 140
9. Bryson Spinner (VA) 121
10. James MacPherson (WAKE) 113
Pass Attempts
1. George Godsey (GATECH) 384
  D. Bryant (DUKE) 384
3. Philip Rivers (NCST) 368
4. Shaun Hill (MD) 329
5. Woodrow Dantzler (CLEM) 311
6. Chris Rix (FLST) 286
7. Matt Schaub (VA) 240
8. Darian Durant (NC) 223
9. James MacPherson (WAKE) 209
10. Bryson Spinner (VA) 206
Pass Completion Percentage
1. Philip Rivers (NCST) 65.2
2. George Godsey (GATECH) 64.8
3. Darian Durant (NC) 63.7
4. Woodrow Dantzler (CLEM) 60.5
5. Shaun Hill (MD) 59.9
6. Bryson Spinner (VA) 58.7
7. Matt Schaub (VA) 58.3
8. Chris Rix (FLST) 57.7
9. James MacPherson (WAKE) 54.1
10. D. Bryant (DUKE) 48.7
Passing Yards
1. George Godsey (GATECH) 3085
2. Chris Rix (FLST) 2734
3. Philip Rivers (NCST) 2586
4. D. Bryant (DUKE) 2454
5. Shaun Hill (MD) 2380
6. Woodrow Dantzler (CLEM) 2360
7. Darian Durant (NC) 1843
8. James MacPherson (WAKE) 1555
9. Matt Schaub (VA) 1524
10. Bryson Spinner (VA) 1334
Passing Yards Per Attempt
1. Chris Rix (FLST) 9.6
2. Darian Durant (NC) 8.3
3. George Godsey (GATECH) 8.0
4. Woodrow Dantzler (CLEM) 7.6
5. James MacPherson (WAKE) 7.4
6. Shaun Hill (MD) 7.2
7. Philip Rivers (NCST) 7.0
8. Bryson Spinner (VA) 6.5
9. D. Bryant (DUKE) 6.4
10. Matt Schaub (VA) 6.3
Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt
1. Chris Rix (FLST) 9.2
2. Darian Durant (NC) 7.8
3. George Godsey (GATECH) 7.7
4. Woodrow Dantzler (CLEM) 7.1
5. Philip Rivers (NCST) 7.0
6. Shaun Hill (MD) 6.8
7. Bryson Spinner (VA) 6.5
8. Matt Schaub (VA) 5.7
9. James MacPherson (WAKE) 5.6
10. D. Bryant (DUKE) 5.0
Passing Touchdowns
1. Chris Rix (FLST) 24
2. George Godsey (GATECH) 18
3. Woodrow Dantzler (CLEM) 17
  Darian Durant (NC) 17
5. Philip Rivers (NCST) 16
6. Bryson Spinner (VA) 14
7. Shaun Hill (MD) 13
8. D. Bryant (DUKE) 11
9. Matt Schaub (VA) 10
10. Ronald Curry (NC) 8
Passing Interceptions
1. D. Bryant (DUKE) 17
2. Chris Rix (FLST) 13
3. George Godsey (GATECH) 11
  Woodrow Dantzler (CLEM) 11
  James MacPherson (WAKE) 11
6. Darian Durant (NC) 10
7. Shaun Hill (MD) 9
8. Matt Schaub (VA) 8
9. Philip Rivers (NCST) 7
10. Ronald Curry (NC) 6
  Bryson Spinner (VA) 6
Passing Efficiency Rating
1. Chris Rix (FLST) 156.6
2. Darian Durant (NC) 149.3
3. George Godsey (GATECH) 142.1
4. Woodrow Dantzler (CLEM) 135.2
5. Philip Rivers (NCST) 134.8
6. Bryson Spinner (VA) 129.7
7. Shaun Hill (MD) 128.2
8. Matt Schaub (VA) 118.8
9. James MacPherson (WAKE) 113.9
10. D. Bryant (DUKE) 103.0
Rush Attempts
1. Joe Burns (GATECH) 282
2. Tarence Williams (WAKE) 249
3. Bruce Perry (MD) 219
4. Chris Douglas (DUKE) 218
5. Woodrow Dantzler (CLEM) 206
6. Ray Robinson (NCST) 190
7. Andre Williams (NC) 170
  Andre' Williams (NC) 170
9. Travis Zachery (CLEM) 142
10. Fred Staton (WAKE) 137
Rushing Yards
1. Bruce Perry (MD) 1242
2. Joe Burns (GATECH) 1165
3. Tarence Williams (WAKE) 1018
4. Woodrow Dantzler (CLEM) 1004
5. Chris Douglas (DUKE) 841
6. Ray Robinson (NCST) 733
7. Greg Jones (FLST) 713
8. Fred Staton (WAKE) 583
9. Travis Zachery (CLEM) 576
10. Andre Williams (NC) 520
  Andre' Williams (NC) 520
Rushing Yards Per Attempt
1. Bruce Perry (MD) 5.7
2. Greg Jones (FLST) 5.3
3. Woodrow Dantzler (CLEM) 4.9
4. Willie Parker (NC) 4.8
5. Nick Maddox (FLST) 4.5
6. Fred Staton (WAKE) 4.3
7. Alvin Pearman (VA) 4.2
8. Joe Burns (GATECH) 4.1
9. Tarence Williams (WAKE) 4.1
10. Travis Zachery (CLEM) 4.1
Rushing Touchdowns
1. Joe Burns (GATECH) 14
2. Bruce Perry (MD) 10
  Woodrow Dantzler (CLEM) 10
  Marc Riley (MD) 10
  Tarence Williams (WAKE) 10
  Ray Robinson (NCST) 10
7. Travis Zachery (CLEM) 8
8. Shaun Hill (MD) 7
  Chris Douglas (DUKE) 7
  Fred Staton (WAKE) 7
Receptions
1. Billy McMullen (VA) 83
2. Kelly Campbell (GATECH) 56
3. Jonathan Smith (GATECH) 53
4. Ray Robinson (NCST) 52
5. Guilian Gary (MD) 49
  Derrick Hamilton (CLEM) 49
7. Bryan Peterson (NCST) 48
8. Sam Aiken (NC) 46
9. Travis Zachery (CLEM) 45
  Javon Walker (FLST) 45
Receiving Yards
1. Billy McMullen (VA) 1060
2. Javon Walker (FLST) 944
3. Sam Aiken (NC) 789
4. Guilian Gary (MD) 727
5. Kelly Campbell (GATECH) 708
6. Ben Erdeljac (DUKE) 684
7. Kerry Watkins (GATECH) 674
8. Bryan Peterson (NCST) 657
9. Talman Gardner (FLST) 649
10. Kory Bailey (NC) 608
Receiving Yards Per Reception
1. Javon Walker (FLST) 21.0
2. Talman Gardner (FLST) 19.7
3. Roscoe Crosby (CLEM) 17.2
4. Sam Aiken (NC) 17.2
5. Jason Anderson (WAKE) 16.9
6. Chesley Borders (NC) 16.6
7. Kerry Watkins (GATECH) 16.4
8. Ben Erdeljac (DUKE) 16.3
9. Mike Hart (DUKE) 15.9
10. Antrews Bell (FLST) 14.9
  Atrews Bell (FLST) 14.9
Receiving Touchdowns
1. Billy McMullen (VA) 12
2. Talman Gardner (FLST) 11
3. Sam Aiken (NC) 8
4. Javon Walker (FLST) 7
5. Kory Bailey (NC) 6
  Guilian Gary (MD) 6
7. Kerry Watkins (GATECH) 5
  Willie Wright (NCST) 5
9. Mike Hart (DUKE) 4
  Jonathan Smith (GATECH) 4
  Chesley Borders (NC) 4
  J.J. McKelvey (CLEM) 4
  Tyree Foreman (VA) 4
  Bosley Allen (NC) 4
  Jerricho Cotchery (NCST) 4
Plays From Scrimmage
1. Joe Burns (GATECH) 310
2. Bruce Perry (MD) 259
3. Tarence Williams (WAKE) 251
4. Chris Douglas (DUKE) 244
5. Ray Robinson (NCST) 242
6. Woodrow Dantzler (CLEM) 206
7. Travis Zachery (CLEM) 187
8. Andre Williams (NC) 175
  Andre' Williams (NC) 175
10. Fred Staton (WAKE) 138
Yards From Scrimmage
1. Bruce Perry (MD) 1601
2. Joe Burns (GATECH) 1414
3. Ray Robinson (NCST) 1109
4. Chris Douglas (DUKE) 1074
5. Billy McMullen (VA) 1060
6. Tarence Williams (WAKE) 1028
7. Woodrow Dantzler (CLEM) 1004
8. Travis Zachery (CLEM) 990
9. Javon Walker (FLST) 944
10. Sam Aiken (NC) 790
Touchdowns From Scrimmage
1. Joe Burns (GATECH) 15
2. Bruce Perry (MD) 12
  Billy McMullen (VA) 12
4. Travis Zachery (CLEM) 11
  Ray Robinson (NCST) 11
  Talman Gardner (FLST) 11
7. Woodrow Dantzler (CLEM) 10
  Marc Riley (MD) 10
  Tarence Williams (WAKE) 10
10. Sam Aiken (NC) 8
  Chris Douglas (DUKE) 8
Total Plays
1. Woodrow Dantzler (CLEM) 517
2. D. Bryant (DUKE) 467
3. George Godsey (GATECH) 450
4. Shaun Hill (MD) 445
5. Philip Rivers (NCST) 412
6. Chris Rix (FLST) 385
7. Joe Burns (GATECH) 282
8. Darian Durant (NC) 281
9. Matt Schaub (VA) 273
10. James MacPherson (WAKE) 272
Total Yards
1. Woodrow Dantzler (CLEM) 3364
2. Chris Rix (FLST) 3123
3. George Godsey (GATECH) 3040
4. Shaun Hill (MD) 2689
5. Philip Rivers (NCST) 2560
6. D. Bryant (DUKE) 2469
7. Darian Durant (NC) 1971
8. James MacPherson (WAKE) 1666
9. Matt Schaub (VA) 1511
10. Bryson Spinner (VA) 1506
Total Yards Per Play
1. Chris Rix (FLST) 8.1
2. George Godsey (GATECH) 6.8
3. Woodrow Dantzler (CLEM) 6.5
Total Touchdowns
1. Woodrow Dantzler (CLEM) 27
  Chris Rix (FLST) 27
3. George Godsey (GATECH) 22
4. Shaun Hill (MD) 20
5. Darian Durant (NC) 19
6. Philip Rivers (NCST) 18
7. Bryson Spinner (VA) 15
8. D. Bryant (DUKE) 14
  Joe Burns (GATECH) 14
10. Matt Schaub (VA) 12
Touchdowns
1. Joe Burns (GATECH) 15
2. Billy McMullen (VA) 12
  Bruce Perry (MD) 12
4. Travis Zachery (CLEM) 11
  Ray Robinson (NCST) 11
  Talman Gardner (FLST) 11
7. Woodrow Dantzler (CLEM) 10
  Marc Riley (MD) 10
  Tarence Williams (WAKE) 10
10. Sam Aiken (NC) 8
  Chris Douglas (DUKE) 8
Points
1. Andre' Williams (NC) 24
2. Jason Lynch (MD) 12
3. T. Smith (FLST) 6
  Levar Fisher (NCST) 6
  George Anderson (NCST) 6
  Eric Meekins (CLEM) 6
  Atrews Bell (FLST) 6
  Recardo Wimbush (GATECH) 6
  Mebane (NCST) 6
  Whaley (MD) 6
Extra Point Attempts
1. Xavier Beitia (FLST) 48
2. Nick Novak (MD) 42
3. Luke Manget (GATECH) 40
4. Aaron Hunt (CLEM) 38
5. Jeff Reed (NC) 37
6. Tyler Ashe (WAKE) 34
7. David Greene (VA) 27
  Adam Kiker (NCST) 27
9. Brent Garber (DUKE) 20
10. Austin Herbert (NCST) 6
  Heath Freeman (DUKE) 6
Extra Points Made
1. Xavier Beitia (FLST) 44
2. Nick Novak (MD) 41
3. Luke Manget (GATECH) 40
4. Aaron Hunt (CLEM) 37
5. Jeff Reed (NC) 36
6. Tyler Ashe (WAKE) 33
7. David Greene (VA) 27
8. Adam Kiker (NCST) 24
9. Brent Garber (DUKE) 18
10. Heath Freeman (DUKE) 6
Field Goal Attempts
1. Luke Manget (GATECH) 28
2. Nick Novak (MD) 25
3. David Greene (VA) 22
4. Jeff Reed (NC) 16
5. Adam Kiker (NCST) 14
  Tyler Ashe (WAKE) 14
  Xavier Beitia (FLST) 14
8. Aaron Hunt (CLEM) 12
9. Brent Garber (DUKE) 9
10. Austin Herbert (NCST) 3
Field Goals Made
1. Luke Manget (GATECH) 19
2. Nick Novak (MD) 16
3. Adam Kiker (NCST) 13
  Xavier Beitia (FLST) 13
5. Jeff Reed (NC) 12
  David Greene (VA) 12
7. Tyler Ashe (WAKE) 11
8. Aaron Hunt (CLEM) 10
9. Brent Garber (DUKE) 6
10. Austin Herbert (NCST) 3
Punts
1. John Lafferty (NC) 67
2. Mike Abrams (VA) 62
3. Trey McDonald (DUKE) 60
4. Brooks Barnard (MD) 54
5. Austin Herbert (NCST) 53
  Chance Gwaltney (FLST) 53
7. Wynn Kopp (CLEM) 42
8. Chris Rolle (WAKE) 33
9. Dan Dyke (GATECH) 29
10. Chris Morehouse (GATECH) 13
Punting Yards
1. John Lafferty (NC) 2656
2. Mike Abrams (VA) 2616
3. Brooks Barnard (MD) 2401
4. Trey McDonald (DUKE) 2304
5. Austin Herbert (NCST) 2166
6. Chance Gwaltney (FLST) 2125
7. Wynn Kopp (CLEM) 1652
8. Chris Rolle (WAKE) 1246
9. Dan Dyke (GATECH) 1196
10. Chris Morehouse (GATECH) 538
Punt Returns
1. Kelley Rhino (GATECH) 49
2. Bosley Allen (NC) 32
3. Fabian Davis (WAKE) 30
4. Alvin Pearman (VA) 27
5. Ronnie Hamilton (DUKE) 20
6. Dominic Robinson (FLST) 16
  Brian Mance (CLEM) 16
8. Guilian Gary (MD) 15
9. Jerricho Cotchery (NCST) 10
10. Sam Aiken (NC) 9
Punt Return Yards
1. Kelley Rhino (GATECH) 518
2. Bosley Allen (NC) 331
3. Fabian Davis (WAKE) 323
4. Ronnie Hamilton (DUKE) 311
5. Alvin Pearman (VA) 247
6. Brian Mance (CLEM) 211
7. Dominic Robinson (FLST) 162
8. Guilian Gary (MD) 101
9. Jerricho Cotchery (NCST) 100
10. Michael Waddell (NC) 98
Kickoff Returns
1. Chris Douglas (DUKE) 37
2. Kelly Campbell (GATECH) 28
3. Craphonso Thorpe (FLST) 26
4. Brian Mance (CLEM) 23
5. John Stone (WAKE) 22
6. Tavon Mason (VA) 19
7. Rich Parson (MD) 17
8. Kevin Knight (NC) 15
  Derrick Hamilton (CLEM) 15
10. Alvin Pearman (VA) 13
Kickoff Return Yards
1. Chris Douglas (DUKE) 775
2. Kelly Campbell (GATECH) 651
3. John Stone (WAKE) 588
4. Brian Mance (CLEM) 564
5. Craphonso Thorpe (FLST) 561
6. Tavon Mason (VA) 482
7. Derrick Hamilton (CLEM) 476
8. Rich Parson (MD) 375
9. Kevin Knight (NC) 272
10. Alvin Pearman (VA) 266
Interceptions
1. Tony Jackson (MD) 6
2. Shernard Newby (VA) 5
  Tony Okanlawon (MD) 5
4. Randall Jones (MD) 4
5. Chris Hope (FLST) 3
  Jeremy Muyres (GATECH) 3
  Kellen Brantley (WAKE) 3
  Brian Williams (NCST) 3
  Marvious Hester (GATECH) 3
  Curome Cox (MD) 3
  Julius Peppers (NC) 3
  Charles Hafley (CLEM) 3
  Chris Williams (VA) 3
  Jamaine Winborne (VA) 3
  Marcus McGruder (WAKE) 3
  Michael Boulware (FLST) 3
Interception Return Yards
1. Marcus Hudson (NCST) 100
2. Randall Jones (MD) 87
3. Abdual Howard (FLST) 80
4. Julius Patterson (NCST) 67
5. Dexter Reid (NC) 66
6. Tony Okanlawon (MD) 60
7. Michael Boulware (FLST) 52
8. Kellen Brantley (WAKE) 48
9. Julius Peppers (NC) 42
10. Curome Cox (MD) 41