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1979 Clemson Tigers Schedule and Results

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Record: 8-4, .667 W-L% (31st of 140)
Conference: ACC (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Danny Ford (8-4)

PS/G: 17.1 (90th of 140) ▪ PA/G: 9.7 (5th of 140)
SRS: 14.28 (19th of 140) ▪ SOS: 7.86 (20th of 140)

Bowl Game: Lost Peach Bowl 24-18 versus Baylor

AP Poll Summary

Pre 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
                  18 14 13 18 18  

12 Games

G Date Day School Opponent Conf Pts Opp W L T Streak Notes
1 Sep 8, 1979 Sat Clemson Furman Southern W 21 0 1 0 0 W 1
2 Sep 15, 1979 Sat Clemson Maryland ACC L 0 19 1 1 0 L 1
3 Sep 22, 1979 Sat Clemson Georgia SEC W 12 7 2 1 0 W 1
4 Oct 6, 1979 Sat Clemson Virginia ACC W 17 7 3 1 0 W 2
5 Oct 13, 1979 Sat Clemson @ Virginia Tech Ind W 21 0 4 1 0 W 3
6 Oct 20, 1979 Sat Clemson @ Duke ACC W 28 10 5 1 0 W 4
7 Oct 27, 1979 Sat Clemson North Carolina State ACC L 13 16 5 2 0 L 1
8 Nov 3, 1979 Sat Clemson (14) Wake Forest ACC W 31 0 6 2 0 W 1
9 Nov 10, 1979 Sat (18) Clemson @ North Carolina ACC W 19 10 7 2 0 W 2
10 Nov 17, 1979 Sat (14) Clemson @ Notre Dame Ind W 16 10 8 2 0 W 3
11 Nov 24, 1979 Sat (13) Clemson @ (19) South Carolina Ind L 9 13 8 3 0 L 1
12 Dec 31, 1979 Mon (18) Clemson N (19) Baylor SWC L 18 24 8 4 0 L 2 Peach Bowl (Atlanta, GA)