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Clemson Tigers

Location: Clemson, South Carolina ▪ Colors: Burnt Orange & Northwest Purple
Stadium: Memorial Stadium (cap. 80,301)
Record: 112 Years, 659-445-44, .593 W-L% (Major School)

Conferences: ACC, Southern and Ind
Conference Champion: 16 Times
Bowls: 35 Bowls, 17-18, .486 W-L% (Major Bowls)

Ranked in AP Poll: 23 Times (Preseason), 27 Times (Final), 358 Weeks (Total)

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112 Years

Rk Year Conf W L T Pct SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Post Coach(es) Bowl Notes
1 2013 ACC 11 2 0 .846 17.85 5.92 8 3 8 Dabo Swinney (11-2) Orange Bowl-W
2 2012 ACC 11 2 0 .846 14.75 1.14 14 10 11 Dabo Swinney (11-2) Chick-fil-A Bowl-W
3 2011 ACC 10 4 0 .714 6.54 1.18 6 22 Dabo Swinney (10-4) Orange Bowl-L
4 2010 ACC 6 7 0 .462 7.35 3.74 Dabo Swinney (6-7) Meineke Car Care Bowl-L
5 2009 ACC 9 5 0 .643 11.73 4.01 15 24 Dabo Swinney (9-5) Music City Bowl-W
6 2008 ACC 7 6 0 .538 6.97 2.51 9 9 Tommy Bowden (3-3)
Dabo Swinney (4-3)
Gator Bowl-L
7 2007 ACC 9 4 0 .692 11.40 1.71 13 21 Tommy Bowden (9-4) Chick-fil-A Bowl-L
8 2006 ACC 8 5 0 .615 8.19 0.65 18 10 Tommy Bowden (8-5) Music City Bowl-L
9 2005 ACC 8 4 0 .667 11.09 3.42 20 21 Tommy Bowden (8-4) Champs Sports Bowl-W
10 2004 ACC 6 5 0 .545 5.23 5.23 15 15 Tommy Bowden (6-5)
11 2003 ACC 9 4 0 .692 10.49 4.26 22 22 Tommy Bowden (9-4) Peach Bowl-W
12 2002 ACC 7 6 0 .538 4.16 4.23 Tommy Bowden (7-6) Tangerine Bowl II-L
13 2001 ACC 7 5 0 .583 4.34 1.59 19 13 Tommy Bowden (7-5) Humanitarian Bowl-W
14 2000 ACC 9 3 0 .750 11.54 2.04 17 5 16 Tommy Bowden (9-3) Gator Bowl-L
15 1999 ACC 6 6 0 .500 7.55 5.30 Tommy Bowden (6-6) Peach Bowl-L
16 1998 ACC 3 8 0 .273 -1.95 1.42 Tommy West (3-8)
17 1997 ACC 7 5 0 .583 8.41 3.33 20 16 Tommy West (7-5) Peach Bowl-L
18 1996 ACC 7 5 0 .583 2.90 1.24 25 22 Tommy West (7-5) Peach Bowl-L
19 1995 ACC 8 4 0 .667 6.09 -0.07 23 Tommy West (8-4) Gator Bowl-L
20 1994 ACC 5 6 0 .455 -0.12 2.16 25 22 Tommy West (5-6)
Rk Year Conf W L T Pct SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Post Coach(es) Bowl Notes
21 1993 ACC 9 3 0 .750 3.05 -0.87 23 21 23 Ken Hatfield (8-3)
Tommy West (1-0)
Peach Bowl-W
22 1992 ACC 5 6 0 .455 3.17 1.90 13 13 Ken Hatfield (5-6)
23 1991 ACC 9 2 1 .792 10.12 0.78 9 6 18 Ken Hatfield (9-2-1) Citrus Bowl-L
24 1990 ACC 10 2 0 .833 15.36 2.61 10 9 9 Ken Hatfield (10-2) Hall of Fame Bowl-W
25 1989 ACC 10 2 0 .833 18.25 3.08 12 7 12 Danny Ford (10-2) Gator Bowl-W
26 1988 ACC 10 2 0 .833 16.50 2.50 4 3 9 Danny Ford (10-2) Citrus Bowl-W
27 1987 ACC 10 2 0 .833 13.71 2.30 9 7 12 Danny Ford (10-2) Citrus Bowl-W
28 1986 ACC 8 2 2 .750 10.14 1.72 15 17 Danny Ford (8-2-2) Gator Bowl-W
29 1985 ACC 6 6 0 .500 5.17 3.92 Danny Ford (6-6) Independence Bowl-L
30 1984 ACC 7 4 0 .636 10.35 3.26 4 2 Danny Ford (7-4)
31 1983 ACC 9 1 1 .864 15.08 3.80 11 11 Danny Ford (9-1-1)
32 1982 ACC 9 1 1 .864 13.63 2.91 11 7 8 Danny Ford (9-1-1)
33 1981 ACC 12 0 0 1.000 21.34 5.84 1 1 Danny Ford (12-0) Orange Bowl-W
34 1980 ACC 6 5 0 .545 6.57 6.30 Danny Ford (6-5)
35 1979 ACC 8 4 0 .667 14.28 7.86 13 Danny Ford (8-4) Peach Bowl-L
36 1978 ACC 11 1 0 .917 17.69 2.52 18 6 6 Charley Pell (10-1)
Danny Ford (1-0)
Gator Bowl-W
37 1977 ACC 8 3 1 .708 14.16 8.08 11 19 Charley Pell (8-3-1) Gator Bowl-L
38 1976 ACC 3 6 2 .364 3.29 7.75 Red Parker (3-6-2)
39 1975 ACC 2 9 0 .182 -6.74 5.45 Red Parker (2-9)
40 1974 ACC 7 4 0 .636 9.21 7.76 Red Parker (7-4)
Rk Year Conf W L T Pct SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Post Coach(es) Bowl Notes
41 1973 ACC 5 6 0 .455 -0.89 1.66 Red Parker (5-6)
42 1972 ACC 4 7 0 .364 -2.25 4.66 Cecil Ingram (4-7)
43 1971 ACC 5 6 0 .455 0.42 3.69 Cecil Ingram (5-6)
44 1970 ACC 3 8 0 .273 -5.98 3.48 Cecil Ingram (3-8)
45 1969 ACC 4 6 0 .400 -5.63 -0.23 Frank Howard (4-6)
46 1968 ACC 4 5 1 .450 5.42 5.42 Frank Howard (4-5-1)
47 1967 ACC 6 4 0 .600 8.01 4.51 Frank Howard (6-4)
48 1966 ACC 6 4 0 .600 6.34 5.14 Frank Howard (6-4)
49 1965 ACC 5 5 0 .500 4.16 5.26 Frank Howard (5-5)
50 1964 ACC 3 7 0 .300 -2.22 0.28 Frank Howard (3-7)
51 1963 ACC 5 4 1 .550 5.45 3.25 Frank Howard (5-4-1)
52 1962 ACC 6 4 0 .600 3.49 0.99 Frank Howard (6-4)
53 1961 ACC 5 5 0 .500 9.31 3.81 Frank Howard (5-5)
54 1960 ACC 6 4 0 .600 -0.16 -6.16 9 7 Frank Howard (6-4)
55 1959 ACC 9 2 0 .818 11.88 -0.30 18 5 11 Frank Howard (9-2) Bluebonnet Bowl-W
56 1958 ACC 8 3 0 .727 5.01 1.19 18 8 12 Frank Howard (8-3) Sugar Bowl-L
57 1957 ACC 7 3 0 .700 9.94 2.34 14 Frank Howard (7-3)
58 1956 ACC 7 2 2 .727 8.01 2.01 11 19 Frank Howard (7-2-2) Orange Bowl-L
59 1955 ACC 7 3 0 .700 3.35 -2.26 16 Frank Howard (7-3)
60 1954 ACC 5 5 0 .500 4.70 2.10 Frank Howard (5-5)
Rk Year Conf W L T Pct SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Post Coach(es) Bowl Notes
61 1953 ACC 3 5 1 .389 -2.79 -0.01 Frank Howard (3-5-1)
62 1952 Ind 2 6 1 .278 -4.32 0.69 Frank Howard (2-6-1)
63 1951 Southern 7 3 0 .700 5.96 -0.84 16 19 Frank Howard (7-3) Gator Bowl-L
64 1950 Southern 9 0 1 .950 12.20 -5.70 10 10 Frank Howard (9-0-1) Orange Bowl-W
65 1949 Southern 4 4 2 .500 -5.25 -3.85 Frank Howard (4-4-2)
66 1948 Southern 11 0 0 1.000 10.58 -2.88 9 11 Frank Howard (11-0) Gator Bowl-W
67 1947 Southern 4 5 0 .444 0.11 -3.00 Frank Howard (4-5)
68 1946 Southern 4 5 0 .444 1.72 4.49 Frank Howard (4-5)
69 1945 Southern 6 3 1 .650 7.60 0.40 18 Frank Howard (6-3-1)
70 1944 Southern 4 5 0 .444 0.72 2.72 Frank Howard (4-5)
71 1943 Southern 2 6 0 .250 -13.52 -3.77 Frank Howard (2-6)
72 1942 Southern 3 6 1 .350 -3.12 0.68 Frank Howard (3-6-1)
73 1941 Southern 7 2 0 .778 8.73 -4.72 13 Frank Howard (7-2)
74 1940 Southern 6 2 1 .722 5.31 -3.47 10 Frank Howard (6-2-1)
75 1939 Southern 9 1 0 .900 13.05 1.55 12 12 Jess Neely (9-1) Cotton Bowl-W
76 1938 Southern 7 1 1 .833 10.80 0.58 Jess Neely (7-1-1)
77 1937 Southern 4 4 1 .500 6.76 2.76 Jess Neely (4-4-1)
78 1936 Southern 5 5 0 .500 3.47 2.37 Jess Neely (5-5)
79 1935 Southern 6 3 0 .667 4.98 0.98 Jess Neely (6-3)
80 1934 Southern 5 4 0 .556 1.14 -0.19 Jess Neely (5-4)
Rk Year Conf W L T Pct SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Post Coach(es) Bowl Notes
81 1933 Southern 3 6 2 .364 -6.21 -2.39 Jess Neely (3-6-2)
82 1932 Southern 3 5 1 .389 -6.36 -3.92 Jess Neely (3-5-1)
83 1931 Southern 1 6 2 .222 -12.38 -2.60 Jess Neely (1-6-2)
84 1930 Southern 8 2 0 .800 3.66 -5.94 Josh Cody (8-2)
85 1929 Southern 8 3 0 .727 3.91 -4.55 Josh Cody (8-3)
86 1928 Southern 8 3 0 .727 3.68 -2.96 Josh Cody (8-3)
87 1927 Southern 5 3 1 .611 -2.20 -2.87 Josh Cody (5-3-1)
88 1926 Southern 2 7 0 .222 -14.87 -2.42 Bud Saunders (1-2)
Bob Williams (0-5)
89 1925 Southern 1 7 0 .125 -11.44 2.56 Bud Saunders (1-7)
90 1924 Southern 2 6 0 .250 -8.43 -3.43 Bud Saunders (2-6)
91 1923 Southern 5 2 1 .688 7.66 3.91 Bud Saunders (5-2-1)
92 1922 Southern 5 4 0 .556 2.99 1.54 Edward Stewart (5-4)
93 1921 Southern 1 6 2 .222 -2.15 8.52 Edward Stewart (1-6-2)
94 1920 Ind 4 6 1 .409 -0.09 1.91 Edward Donahue (4-6-1)
95 1919 Ind 6 2 2 .700 8.26 1.96 Edward Donahue (6-2-2)
96 1918 Ind 5 2 0 .714 2.68 -2.75 Edward Donahue (5-2)
97 1917 Ind 6 2 0 .750 10.61 0.48 Edward Donahue (6-2)
98 1916 Ind 3 6 0 .333 -4.62 2.27 Wayne Hart (3-6)
99 1915 Ind 2 4 2 .375 4.91 6.16 Bob Williams (2-4-2)
100 1914 Ind 5 3 1 .611 6.69 4.24 Bob Williams (5-3-1)
Rk Year Conf W L T Pct SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Post Coach(es) Bowl Notes
101 1913 Ind 4 4 0 .500 6.69 7.81 Bob Williams (4-4)
102 1912 Ind 4 4 0 .500 1.80 1.68 Frank Dobson (4-4)
103 1911 Ind 3 5 0 .375 -1.00 2.75 Frank Dobson (3-5)
104 1910 Ind 4 3 1 .563 7.96 1.96 Frank Dobson (4-3-1)
105 1909 Ind 6 3 0 .667 4.26 -1.08 Bob Williams (6-3)
106 1908 Ind 1 6 0 .143 -6.54 3.17 John Stone (1-6)
107 1907 Ind 4 4 0 .500 1.75 0.13 Frank Shaughnessy (4-4)
108 1906 Ind 4 0 3 .786 1.11 -4.60 Bob Williams (4-0-3)
109 1905 Ind 3 2 1 .583 4.53 0.53 Eddie Cochems (3-2-1)
110 1904 Ind 3 3 1 .500 2.30 1.87 Shack Shealy (3-3-1)
111 1903 Ind 4 1 1 .750 12.01 -2.82 John Heisman (4-1-1)
112 1902 Ind 6 1 0 .857 11.05 -3.09 John Heisman (6-1)