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2006 Atlantic Coast Conference Year Summary

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Record*: 82-72, .532 W-L% (6th of 12) (Schedule and Results)
*W-L-T adjusted to 77-72 by NCAA.

SRS: 2.32 (6th of 12) ▪ SOS: 1.13 (4th of 12)

Division Champions: Wake Forest (Atlantic) and Georgia Tech (Coastal)
Conference Champion: Wake Forest (Won Championship Game 9-6)

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll:(Clemson, Florida State, Miami (FL) and Virginia Tech)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Boston College, Virginia Tech and Wake Forest)

Standings

Overall Conference Pts/G SRS
Atlantic W L Pct W L Pct Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
Wake Forest 11 3 .786 6 2 .750 21.6 15.4 7.95 1.10
Boston College 10 3 .769 5 3 .625 26.0 15.7 9.96 0.58
Maryland 9 4 .692 5 3 .625 21.8 21.8 2.70 1.01
Clemson 8 5 .615 5 3 .625 32.7 16.2 8.19 0.65
Florida State 7 6 .538 3 5 .375 26.5 19.8 6.19 2.19 W-L-T adjusted to 2-6 by NCAA.
North Carolina State 3 9 .250 2 6 .250 17.5 21.8 -4.11 0.64
Coastal W L Pct W L Pct Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
Georgia Tech 9 5 .643 7 1 .875 24.9 18.4 6.50 1.64
Virginia Tech 10 3 .769 6 2 .750 25.8 11.0 12.47 0.16
Virginia 5 7 .417 4 4 .500 15.1 17.8 -2.50 0.42
Miami (FL) 7 6 .538 3 5 .375 19.6 15.5 3.02 0.40
North Carolina 3 9 .250 2 6 .250 18.0 30.5 -7.54 2.46
Duke 0 12 .000 0 8 .000 14.9 33.8 -14.98 2.36

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 9/5 9/10 9/17 9/24 10/1 10/8 10/15 10/22 10/29 11/5 11/12 11/19 11/26 12/3 Final
Wake Forest               25 24 22 18 14 20 16 15 18
Virginia Tech 17 16 14 11 11 21 22     23 20 19 17 14 14 19
Boston College     23 20   25   22 18 16 22 20 18 25 23 20
Clemson 18 18   19 18 15 12 12 10 19   25 24      
Florida State 11 9 9 18 19 17                    
Georgia Tech         24 18 13 13 21 20 19 18 16 23    
Maryland                     23 21        
Miami (FL) 12 17 17                          

8 Bowl Games

Date Bowl Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
2007-01-02 Orange Bowl Louisville 24 Wake Forest 13 Orange Bowl (Miami, FL)
2007-01-01 Gator Bowl West Virginia 38 Georgia Tech 35 Gator Bowl (Jacksonville, FL)
2006-12-31 MPC Computers Bowl Miami (FL) 21 Nevada 20 MPC Computers Bowl (Boise, ID)
2006-12-30 Chick-fil-A Bowl Georgia 31 Virginia Tech 24 Chick-Fil-A Bowl (Atlanta, GA)
2006-12-30 Meineke Car Care Bowl Boston College 25 Navy 24 Meineke Car Care Bowl (Charlotte, NC)
2006-12-29 Champs Sports Bowl Maryland 24 Purdue 7 Champs Sports Bowl (Orlando, FL)
2006-12-29 Music City Bowl Kentucky 28 Clemson 20 Music City Bowl (Nashville, TN)
2006-12-27 Emerald Bowl Florida State 44 UCLA 27 Emerald Bowl (San Francisco, CA)

Conference Leaders

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Pass Completions

1. Matt Ryan* (BC) 263
2. Sam Hollenbach* (MD) 203
3. Will Proctor* (CLEM) 183
4. Thaddeus Lewis (DUKE) 180
5. Drew Weatherford* (FLST) 177
6. Riley Skinner* (WAKE) 171
7. Sean Glennon* (VATECH) 170
8. Daniel Evans (NCST) 163
9. Kyle Wright* (MIAFL) 152
10. Jameel Sewell (VA) 143

Pass Attempts

1. Matt Ryan* (BC) 427
2. Thaddeus Lewis (DUKE) 340
3. Sam Hollenbach* (MD) 328
4. Drew Weatherford* (FLST) 318
5. Daniel Evans (NCST) 307
6. Reggie Ball* (GATECH) 304
  Will Proctor* (CLEM) 304
8. Sean Glennon* (VATECH) 302
9. Riley Skinner* (WAKE) 260
10. Kyle Wright* (MIAFL) 250

Pass Completion Percentage

1. Riley Skinner* (WAKE) 65.8
2. Sam Hollenbach* (MD) 61.9
3. Matt Ryan* (BC) 61.6
4. Kyle Wright* (MIAFL) 60.8
5. Will Proctor* (CLEM) 60.2
6. Jameel Sewell (VA) 57.9
7. Joe Dailey (NC) 57.4
8. Sean Glennon* (VATECH) 56.3
9. Drew Weatherford* (FLST) 55.7
10. Daniel Evans (NCST) 53.1

Passing Yards

1. Matt Ryan* (BC) 2942
2. Sam Hollenbach* (MD) 2371
3. Will Proctor* (CLEM) 2353
4. Sean Glennon* (VATECH) 2191
5. Drew Weatherford* (FLST) 2154
6. Thaddeus Lewis (DUKE) 2134
7. Riley Skinner* (WAKE) 2051
8. Daniel Evans (NCST) 1843
9. Reggie Ball* (GATECH) 1820
10. Kyle Wright* (MIAFL) 1655

Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Riley Skinner* (WAKE) 7.9
2. Will Proctor* (CLEM) 7.7
3. Sean Glennon* (VATECH) 7.3
4. Sam Hollenbach* (MD) 7.2
5. Matt Ryan* (BC) 6.9
6. Drew Weatherford* (FLST) 6.8
7. Joe Dailey (NC) 6.7
8. Kyle Wright* (MIAFL) 6.6
9. Thaddeus Lewis (DUKE) 6.3
10. Daniel Evans (NCST) 6.0

Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Riley Skinner* (WAKE) 7.7
2. Will Proctor* (CLEM) 7.2
3. Sam Hollenbach* (MD) 6.6
4. Matt Ryan* (BC) 6.5
5. Sean Glennon* (VATECH) 6.3
6. Kyle Wright* (MIAFL) 6.0
7. Drew Weatherford* (FLST) 6.0
8. Reggie Ball* (GATECH) 5.2
9. Joe Dailey (NC) 5.2
10. Thaddeus Lewis (DUKE) 4.8

Passing Touchdowns

1. Reggie Ball* (GATECH) 20
2. Will Proctor* (CLEM) 16
3. Sam Hollenbach* (MD) 15
  Matt Ryan* (BC) 15
5. Drew Weatherford* (FLST) 12
6. Sean Glennon* (VATECH) 11
  Thaddeus Lewis (DUKE) 11
8. Riley Skinner* (WAKE) 9
9. Kyle Wright* (MIAFL) 8
10. Xavier Lee* (FLST) 7
  Kirby Freeman* (MIAFL) 7
  Joe Dailey (NC) 7

Passing Interceptions

1. Thaddeus Lewis (DUKE) 16
2. Reggie Ball* (GATECH) 14
3. Daniel Evans (NCST) 11
  Sam Hollenbach* (MD) 11
  Drew Weatherford* (FLST) 11
  Sean Glennon* (VATECH) 11
  Will Proctor* (CLEM) 11
8. Joe Dailey (NC) 10
  Matt Ryan* (BC) 10
10. Kirby Freeman* (MIAFL) 8
  Cameron Sexton (NC) 8

Passing Efficiency Rating

1. Riley Skinner* (WAKE) 139.6
2. Will Proctor* (CLEM) 135.3
3. Sam Hollenbach* (MD) 131.0
4. Matt Ryan* (BC) 126.4
5. Sean Glennon* (VATECH) 122.0
6. Kyle Wright* (MIAFL) 121.4
7. Drew Weatherford* (FLST) 118.1
8. Joe Dailey (NC) 115.7
9. Reggie Ball* (GATECH) 107.2
10. Thaddeus Lewis (DUKE) 106.9

Rush Attempts

1. Tashard Choice* (GATECH) 297
2. Branden Ore* (VATECH) 241
3. James Davis* (CLEM) 203
4. Ronnie McGill (NC) 192
5. Jason Snelling (VA) 183
6. Javarris James* (MIAFL) 175
7. L.V. Whitworth* (BC) 174
  Lance Ball* (MD) 174
9. Keon Lattimore* (MD) 160
10. Toney Baker (NCST) 157

Rushing Yards

1. Tashard Choice* (GATECH) 1473
2. James Davis* (CLEM) 1187
3. Branden Ore* (VATECH) 1137
4. C.J. Spiller* (CLEM) 938
5. Lance Ball* (MD) 815
6. Javarris James* (MIAFL) 802
7. L.V. Whitworth* (BC) 791
8. Ronnie McGill (NC) 790
9. Jason Snelling (VA) 772
10. Keon Lattimore* (MD) 743

Rushing Yards Per Attempt

1. C.J. Spiller* (CLEM) 7.3
2. James Davis* (CLEM) 5.8
3. Andre Brown (NCST) 5.3
4. Antone Smith* (FLST) 5.2
5. Tashard Choice* (GATECH) 5.0
6. Kenneth Moore* (WAKE) 4.8
7. Branden Ore* (VATECH) 4.7
8. Lance Ball* (MD) 4.7
9. Keon Lattimore* (MD) 4.6
10. Javarris James* (MIAFL) 4.6

Rushing Touchdowns

1. James Davis* (CLEM) 17
2. Branden Ore* (VATECH) 16
3. Tashard Choice* (GATECH) 12
4. C.J. Spiller* (CLEM) 10
5. Lance Ball* (MD) 8
6. Ronnie McGill (NC) 7
  Jason Snelling (VA) 7
8. Toney Baker (NCST) 6
  Brian Toal* (BC) 6
  Kevin Harris* (WAKE) 6
  Joe Surratt* (FLST) 6

Receptions

1. Calvin Johnson* (GATECH) 76
2. Kevin Ogletree (VA) 52
3. Chansi Stuckey* (CLEM) 50
4. Chris Davis* (FLST) 49
5. Kevin Challenger* (BC) 47
6. Darrius Heyward-Bey* (MD) 45
  Anthony Hill (NCST) 45
8. Tony Gonzalez* (BC) 43
9. Jomar Wright (DUKE) 40
  Greg Olsen* (MIAFL) 40

Receiving Yards

1. Calvin Johnson* (GATECH) 1202
2. Chansi Stuckey* (CLEM) 700
3. Darrius Heyward-Bey* (MD) 694
4. Chris Davis* (FLST) 684
5. Hakeem Nicks (NC) 660
6. Eron Riley (DUKE) 643
7. Greg Carr* (FLST) 619
8. Nate Morton* (WAKE) 617
9. James Johnson* (GATECH) 608
10. Lance Leggett* (MIAFL) 584

Receiving Yards Per Reception

1. Eron Riley (DUKE) 20.1
2. Greg Carr* (FLST) 18.2
3. Hakeem Nicks (NC) 16.9
4. Nate Morton* (WAKE) 16.2
5. Eddie Royal* (VATECH) 16.0
6. Calvin Johnson* (GATECH) 15.8
7. James Johnson* (GATECH) 15.6
8. Darrius Heyward-Bey* (MD) 15.4
9. Lance Leggett* (MIAFL) 15.4
10. Jomar Wright (DUKE) 14.0

Plays From Scrimmage

1. Tashard Choice* (GATECH) 309
2. Branden Ore* (VATECH) 259
3. Jason Snelling (VA) 212
4. James Davis* (CLEM) 209
5. Ronnie McGill (NC) 207
6. L.V. Whitworth* (BC) 204
7. Javarris James* (MIAFL) 192
8. Lance Ball* (MD) 185
9. Keon Lattimore* (MD) 180
10. Toney Baker (NCST) 178

Yards From Scrimmage

1. Tashard Choice* (GATECH) 1571
2. Branden Ore* (VATECH) 1351
3. James Davis* (CLEM) 1302
4. Calvin Johnson* (GATECH) 1232
5. C.J. Spiller* (CLEM) 1148
6. Jason Snelling (VA) 1054
7. Lorenzo Booker* (FLST) 1036
8. L.V. Whitworth* (BC) 1018
9. Javarris James* (MIAFL) 1002
10. Keon Lattimore* (MD) 953

Touchdowns From Scrimmage

1. James Davis* (CLEM) 17
  Branden Ore* (VATECH) 17
3. Calvin Johnson* (GATECH) 15
4. Tashard Choice* (GATECH) 12
  C.J. Spiller* (CLEM) 12
  Greg Carr* (FLST) 12
7. Lance Ball* (MD) 8
  Ronnie McGill (NC) 8
9. James Johnson* (GATECH) 7
  Jason Snelling (VA) 7

Total Plays

1. Matt Ryan* (BC) 478
2. Thaddeus Lewis (DUKE) 439
3. Reggie Ball* (GATECH) 426
4. Sam Hollenbach* (MD) 379
5. Drew Weatherford* (FLST) 375
6. Sean Glennon* (VATECH) 365
  Will Proctor* (CLEM) 365
8. Daniel Evans (NCST) 344
9. Jameel Sewell (VA) 342
10. Riley Skinner* (WAKE) 312

Total Yards

1. Matt Ryan* (BC) 2907
2. Will Proctor* (CLEM) 2438
3. Sam Hollenbach* (MD) 2381
4. Reggie Ball* (GATECH) 2174
5. Drew Weatherford* (FLST) 2140
6. Sean Glennon* (VATECH) 2110
7. Thaddeus Lewis (DUKE) 2060
8. Riley Skinner* (WAKE) 1980
9. Daniel Evans (NCST) 1830
10. Kyle Wright* (MIAFL) 1634

Total Touchdowns

1. Reggie Ball* (GATECH) 22
2. Matt Ryan* (BC) 19
3. James Davis* (CLEM) 17
  Sam Hollenbach* (MD) 17
  Will Proctor* (CLEM) 17
6. Branden Ore* (VATECH) 16
7. Drew Weatherford* (FLST) 13
8. Tashard Choice* (GATECH) 12
  Sean Glennon* (VATECH) 12
  Thaddeus Lewis (DUKE) 12

Touchdowns

1. James Davis* (CLEM) 17
  Branden Ore* (VATECH) 17
3. Calvin Johnson* (GATECH) 15
4. Greg Carr* (FLST) 12
  Tashard Choice* (GATECH) 12
  C.J. Spiller* (CLEM) 12
7. Lance Ball* (MD) 8
  Ronnie McGill (NC) 8
9. Jason Snelling (VA) 7
  James Johnson* (GATECH) 7

Extra Point Attempts

1. Jad Dean* (CLEM) 50
2. Travis Bell* (GATECH) 43
3. Brandon Pace* (VATECH) 40
  Gary Cismesia* (FLST) 40
5. Sam Swank* (WAKE) 33
6. Dan Ennis* (MD) 32
7. Jon Peattie* (MIAFL) 29
8. Connor Barth (NC) 26
9. Steve Aponavicius* (BC) 25
10. John Deraney (NCST) 23

Extra Points Made

1. Jad Dean* (CLEM) 46
2. Travis Bell* (GATECH) 43
3. Gary Cismesia* (FLST) 39
4. Brandon Pace* (VATECH) 38
5. Sam Swank* (WAKE) 33
6. Dan Ennis* (MD) 32
7. Jon Peattie* (MIAFL) 29
8. Connor Barth (NC) 24
  Steve Aponavicius* (BC) 24
10. John Deraney (NCST) 22

Field Goal Attempts

1. Sam Swank* (WAKE) 31
2. Dan Ennis* (MD) 25
3. Jad Dean* (CLEM) 22
4. Gary Cismesia* (FLST) 20
5. Brandon Pace* (VATECH) 19
  Chris Gould (VA) 19
  Jon Peattie* (MIAFL) 19
8. Travis Bell* (GATECH) 18
9. John Deraney (NCST) 16
10. Steve Aponavicius* (BC) 11
  Ryan Ohliger* (BC) 11

Field Goals Made

1. Sam Swank* (WAKE) 23
2. Dan Ennis* (MD) 20
3. Brandon Pace* (VATECH) 18
4. Jad Dean* (CLEM) 15
5. Gary Cismesia* (FLST) 14
6. Jon Peattie* (MIAFL) 12
  Travis Bell* (GATECH) 12
  John Deraney (NCST) 12
9. Chris Gould (VA) 11
10. Connor Barth (NC) 10

Punts

1. Durant Brooks* (GATECH) 79
2. John Deraney (NCST) 76
3. Sam Swank* (WAKE) 70
4. Graham Gano* (FLST) 67
5. Alex Feinberg (DUKE) 63
6. David Wooldridge (NC) 62
7. Nic Schmitt* (VATECH) 61
8. Johnny Ayers* (BC) 59
9. Brian Monroe* (MIAFL) 58
10. Adam Podlesh* (MD) 56
  Chris Gould (VA) 56

Punting Yards

1. Durant Brooks* (GATECH) 3596
2. John Deraney (NCST) 2968
3. Sam Swank* (WAKE) 2887
4. Graham Gano* (FLST) 2736
5. Nic Schmitt* (VATECH) 2575
6. David Wooldridge (NC) 2548
7. Johnny Ayers* (BC) 2483
8. Brian Monroe* (MIAFL) 2419
9. Adam Podlesh* (MD) 2400
10. Alex Feinberg (DUKE) 2366

Punt Returns

1. Dejuan Tribble* (BC) 27
2. Danny Oquendo* (MD) 26
  Chris Davis* (FLST) 26
4. Darrell Blackman (NCST) 24
5. Bruce Johnson* (MIAFL) 23
  Eddie Royal* (VATECH) 23
7. Willie Idlette* (WAKE) 22
8. Brandon Tate (NC) 20
9. Andrew Smith* (GATECH) 19
10. Tyler Evans* (GATECH) 16

Punt Return Yards

1. Eddie Royal* (VATECH) 304
2. Dejuan Tribble* (BC) 236
3. Chris Davis* (FLST) 224
4. Danny Oquendo* (MD) 218
5. Darrell Blackman (NCST) 206
6. Willie Idlette* (WAKE) 202
7. Brandon Tate (NC) 194
8. Bruce Johnson* (MIAFL) 186
9. Jacoby Ford* (CLEM) 166
10. Tyler Evans* (GATECH) 154

Kickoff Returns

1. Brandon Tate (NC) 38
  Jabari Marshall (DUKE) 38
3. Josh Wilson* (MD) 31
4. Jeff Smith* (BC) 23
5. Kevin Marion* (WAKE) 22
6. Jamaal Evans* (GATECH) 20
7. Cedric Peerman (VA) 19
  Darrell Blackman (NCST) 19
  Eddie Royal* (VATECH) 19
10. Michael Ray Garvin* (FLST) 16

Kickoff Return Yards

1. Jabari Marshall (DUKE) 953
2. Brandon Tate (NC) 902
3. Josh Wilson* (MD) 847
4. Jeff Smith* (BC) 645
5. Darrell Blackman (NCST) 549
6. Cedric Peerman (VA) 519
7. Kevin Marion* (WAKE) 490
8. Jamaal Evans* (GATECH) 456
9. Eddie Royal* (VATECH) 431
10. Jacoby Ford* (CLEM) 426

Kickoff Return Touchdowns

1. Brandon Tate (NC) 2

Solo Tackles

1. Vince Hall* (VATECH) 63
2. Kamichael Hall* (GATECH) 58
  Erin Henderson* (MD) 58
4. Buster Davis* (FLST) 57
5. Durell Mapp (NC) 56
  Duane Coleman* (CLEM) 56
7. Nick Watkins* (CLEM) 54
8. Aaron Curry* (WAKE) 53
  Chris Clemons* (CLEM) 53
10. Philip Wheeler* (GATECH) 52

Assisted Tackles

1. Jon Abbate* (WAKE) 71
2. Vince Hall* (VATECH) 65
3. Michael Tauiliili (DUKE) 62
4. Wesley Jefferson* (MD) 59
5. Patrick Lowery (NCST) 57
6. Erin Henderson* (MD) 56
7. Xavier Adibi* (VATECH) 53
8. Buster Davis* (FLST) 52
9. Myron Rolle* (FLST) 46
10. Jolonn Dunbar* (BC) 42
  Jon Copper (VA) 42

Total Tackles

1. Vince Hall* (VATECH) 128
2. Jon Abbate* (WAKE) 120
3. Erin Henderson* (MD) 114
4. Wesley Jefferson* (MD) 110
5. Buster Davis* (FLST) 109
6. Patrick Lowery (NCST) 102
7. Nick Watkins* (CLEM) 94
  Michael Tauiliili (DUKE) 94
9. Jolonn Dunbar* (BC) 92
  Chris Clemons* (CLEM) 92

Tackles for Loss

1. Calais Campbell* (MIAFL) 20
2. Lawrence Timmons* (FLST) 18
3. Gaines Adams* (CLEM) 16
4. Philip Wheeler* (GATECH) 14
5. Codey Lowe (DUKE) 14
6. Everette Brown* (FLST) 14
7. Patrick Bailey (DUKE) 12
  Kareem Brown* (MIAFL) 12
9. Baraka Atkins* (MIAFL) 12
  Jeramy Edwards (DUKE) 12
  Geno Hayes* (FLST) 12

Interceptions

1. John Talley (DUKE) 7
  Dejuan Tribble* (BC) 7
3. Josh Gattis* (WAKE) 5
  Marcus Hamilton (VA) 5
  Kareen Taylor (NC) 5
6. Riley Swanson* (WAKE) 4
  Jamie Silva* (BC) 4
  Kenny Phillips* (MIAFL) 4
  Djay Jones* (GATECH) 4
  Roger Williams* (FLST) 4
  Victor Harris* (VATECH) 4

Interception Return Yards

1. John Talley (DUKE) 150
2. Jamal Lewis* (GATECH) 134
3. Tony Carter* (FLST) 121
4. Dejuan Tribble* (BC) 108
5. Marcus Hamilton (VA) 101
6. Kareen Taylor (NC) 96
7. Brenden Hill* (VATECH) 95
8. Michael Hamlin* (CLEM) 90
9. Jeremy Thompson* (WAKE) 86
10. Willie Cooper* (MIAFL) 85

Interception Return Touchdowns

1. Dejuan Tribble* (BC) 3
2. Tony Carter* (FLST) 2

Passes Defended

1. Brandon Flowers* (VATECH) 21
2. Riley Swanson* (WAKE) 18
3. Glenn Sharpe* (MIAFL) 15
  Jahi Word-Daniels* (GATECH) 15
5. John Talley (DUKE) 14
6. Josh Wilson* (MD) 13
  Josh Gattis* (WAKE) 13
8. Dejuan Tribble* (BC) 12
  Kenny Scott* (GATECH) 12
10. Randy Phillips* (MIAFL) 11
  Alphonso Smith* (WAKE) 11