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2012 Atlantic Coast Conference Year Summary

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Record: 80-72, .526 W-L% (2nd of 12) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: 1.92 (6th of 12) ▪ SOS: 0.80 (5th of 12)

Division Champions: Clemson (Atlantic), Florida State (Atlantic), Georgia Tech (Coastal) and Miami (FL) (Coastal)
Conference Champion: Florida State (Won Championship Game 21-15)

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

Standings

Overall Conference Pts/G SRS
Atlantic W L Pct W L Pct Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
Florida State 12 2 .857 7 1 .875 39.3 14.7 13.56 -0.66
Clemson 11 2 .846 7 1 .875 41.0 24.8 14.75 1.14
North Carolina State 7 6 .538 4 4 .500 28.1 25.6 1.46 -0.77
Wake Forest 5 7 .417 3 5 .375 18.5 31.8 -6.20 1.05
Maryland 4 8 .333 2 6 .250 20.1 27.2 -6.59 -0.26
Boston College 2 10 .167 1 7 .125 19.8 29.7 -6.74 2.01
Coastal W L Pct W L Pct Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
North Carolina 8 4 .667 5 3 .625 40.6 25.7 4.52 -2.98
Miami (FL) 7 5 .583 5 3 .625 31.4 30.5 4.07 2.32
Georgia Tech 7 7 .500 5 3 .625 33.6 28.3 5.18 2.89
Virginia Tech 7 6 .538 4 4 .500 25.1 22.8 3.13 2.21
Duke 6 7 .462 3 5 .375 31.5 36.0 -0.28 1.72
Virginia 4 8 .333 2 6 .250 22.8 28.9 -3.84 0.99

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 9/2 9/9 9/16 9/23 9/30 10/7 10/14 10/21 10/28 11/4 11/11 11/18 11/25 12/2 Final
Florida State 7 6 5 4 4 3 12 12 11 9 8 10 10 13 13 10
Clemson 14 12 11 10 17 15 16 14 14 10 10 11 12 15 14 11
Virginia Tech 16 15 13                          

6 Bowl Games

Date Bowl Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
2013-01-01 Orange Bowl Florida State 31 Northern Illinois 10 Orange Bowl (Miami, FL)
2012-12-31 Chick-fil-A Bowl Clemson 25 Louisiana State 24 Chick-Fil-A Bowl (Atlanta, GA)
2012-12-31 Music City Bowl Vanderbilt 38 North Carolina State 24 Music City Bowl (Nashville, TN)
2012-12-31 Sun Bowl Georgia Tech 21 Southern California 7 Sun Bowl (El Paso, TX)
2012-12-28 Russell Athletic Bowl Virginia Tech 13 Rutgers 10 Russell Athletic Bowl (Orlando, FL)
2012-12-27 Belk Bowl Cincinnati 48 Duke 34 Belk Bowl (Charlotte, NC)

Conference Leaders

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Pass Completion Percentage

1. E.J. Manuel* (Florida State) 68.0
2. Sean Renfree* (Duke) 67.3
3. Tajh Boyd* (Clemson) 67.2
4. Bryn Renner (North Carolina) 65.4
5. Michael Rocco (Virginia) 60.5
6. Mike Glennon* (North Carolina State) 58.5
7. Stephen Morris (Miami (FL)) 58.2
8. Perry Hills (Maryland) 57.4
9. Phillip Sims (Virginia) 56.2
  Phillip Sims (Virginia) 56.2

Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Tajh Boyd* (Clemson) 9.4
2. E.J. Manuel* (Florida State) 8.8
3. Bryn Renner (North Carolina) 8.5
4. Stephen Morris (Miami (FL)) 8.2
5. Perry Hills (Maryland) 7.0
6. Sean Renfree* (Duke) 6.9
7. Mike Glennon* (North Carolina State) 6.9
8. Michael Rocco (Virginia) 6.5
9. Phillip Sims (Virginia) 6.2
  Phillip Sims (Virginia) 6.2

Passing Efficiency Rating

1. Tajh Boyd* (Clemson) 165.6
2. E.J. Manuel* (Florida State) 156.1
3. Bryn Renner (North Carolina) 150.8
4. Stephen Morris (Miami (FL)) 138.1
5. Sean Renfree* (Duke) 136.3
6. Perry Hills (Maryland) 131.1
7. Mike Glennon* (North Carolina State) 130.7
8. Michael Rocco (Virginia) 129.7
9. Phillip Sims (Virginia) 119.1
  Phillip Sims (Virginia) 119.1

Punt Return Touchdowns

1. Rashad Greene* (Florida State) 2
  Giovani Bernard (North Carolina) 2