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2006 Atlantic Coast Conference Year Summary

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Record*: 82-72, .532 W-L% (3rd 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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Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Riley Skinner* (Wake Forest) 7.7
2. Will Proctor* (Clemson) 7.2
3. Sam Hollenbach* (Maryland) 6.6
4. Matt Ryan* (Boston College) 6.5
5. Sean Glennon* (Virginia Tech) 6.3
6. Kyle Wright* (Miami (FL)) 6.0
7. Drew Weatherford* (Florida State) 6.0
8. Reggie Ball* (Georgia Tech) 5.2
9. Joe Dailey (North Carolina) 5.2
10. Thaddeus Lewis (Duke) 4.8

Passing Efficiency Rating

1. Riley Skinner* (Wake Forest) 139.6
2. Will Proctor* (Clemson) 135.3
3. Sam Hollenbach* (Maryland) 131.0
4. Matt Ryan* (Boston College) 126.4
5. Sean Glennon* (Virginia Tech) 122.0
6. Kyle Wright* (Miami (FL)) 121.4
7. Drew Weatherford* (Florida State) 118.1
8. Joe Dailey (North Carolina) 115.7
9. Reggie Ball* (Georgia Tech) 107.2
10. Thaddeus Lewis (Duke) 106.9

Receiving Yards Per Reception

1. Eron Riley (Duke) 20.1
2. Greg Carr* (Florida State) 18.2
3. Hakeem Nicks (North Carolina) 16.9
4. Nate Morton* (Wake Forest) 16.2
5. Eddie Royal* (Virginia Tech) 16.0
6. Calvin Johnson* (Georgia Tech) 15.8
7. James Johnson* (Georgia Tech) 15.6
8. Darrius Heyward-Bey* (Maryland) 15.4
9. Lance Leggett* (Miami (FL)) 15.4
10. Jomar Wright (Duke) 14.0

Field Goal Percentage

1. Brandon Pace* (Virginia Tech) 94.7
2. Dan Ennis* (Maryland) 80.0
3. John Deraney (North Carolina State) 75.0
4. Sam Swank* (Wake Forest) 74.2
5. Gary Cismesia* (Florida State) 70.0
6. Jad Dean* (Clemson) 68.2
7. Travis Bell* (Georgia Tech) 66.7
8. Jon Peattie* (Miami (FL)) 63.2
9. Chris Gould (Virginia) 57.9

Kickoff Return Touchdowns

1. Brandon Tate (North Carolina) 2

Interception Return Touchdowns

1. Dejuan Tribble* (Boston College) 3
2. Tony Carter* (Florida State) 2