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Clemson Tigers Bowls

Location: Clemson, South Carolina ▪ Colors: Burnt Orange & Northwest Purple
Stadium: Memorial Stadium (cap. 80,301)
Record: 113 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)

36 Bowls

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Rk Year Date Day Bowl Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
1 2013 Jan 3, 2014 Fri Orange Bowl Clemson 40 Ohio State 35 Discover Orange Bowl - Sun Life Stadium, Miami Gardens, FL
2 2012 Dec 31, 2012 Mon Chick-fil-A Bowl Clemson 25 Louisiana State 24 Chick-Fil-A Bowl (Atlanta, GA)
3 2011 Jan 4, 2012 Wed Orange Bowl West Virginia 70 Clemson 33 Orange Bowl (Miami, FL)
4 2010 Dec 31, 2010 Fri Meineke Car Care Bowl South Florida 31 Clemson 26 Meineke Car Care Bowl (Charlotte, NC)
5 2009 Dec 27, 2009 Sun Music City Bowl Clemson 21 Kentucky 13 Music City Bowl (Nashville, TN)
6 2008 Jan 1, 2009 Thu Gator Bowl Nebraska 26 Clemson 21 Gator Bowl (Jacksonville, FL)
7 2007 Dec 31, 2007 Mon Chick-fil-A Bowl Auburn 23 Clemson 20 Chick-Fil-A Bowl (Atlanta, GA)
8 2006 Dec 29, 2006 Fri Music City Bowl Kentucky 28 Clemson 20 Music City Bowl (Nashville, TN)
9 2005 Dec 27, 2005 Tue Champs Sports Bowl Clemson 19 Colorado 10 Champs Sports Bowl (Orlando, FL)
10 2003 Jan 2, 2004 Fri Peach Bowl Clemson 27 Tennessee 14 Peach Bowl (Atlanta, GA)
11 2002 Dec 23, 2002 Mon Tangerine Bowl II Texas Tech 55 Clemson 15 Tangerine Bowl II (Orlando, FL)
12 2001 Dec 31, 2001 Mon Humanitarian Bowl Clemson 49 Louisiana Tech 24 Humanitarian Bowl (Boise, ID)
13 2000 Jan 1, 2001 Mon Gator Bowl Virginia Tech 41 Clemson 20 Gator Bowl (Jacksonville, FL)
14 1999 Dec 30, 1999 Thu Peach Bowl Mississippi State 17 Clemson 7 Peach Bowl (Atlanta, GA)
15 1997 Jan 2, 1998 Fri Peach Bowl Auburn 21 Clemson 17 Peach Bowl (Atlanta, GA)
16 1996 Dec 28, 1996 Sat Peach Bowl Louisiana State 10 Clemson 7 Peach Bowl (Atlanta, GA)
17 1995 Jan 1, 1996 Mon Gator Bowl Syracuse 41 Clemson 0 Gator Bowl (Jacksonville, FL)
18 1993 Dec 31, 1993 Fri Peach Bowl Clemson 14 Kentucky 13 Peach Bowl (Atlanta, GA)
19 1991 Jan 1, 1992 Wed Citrus Bowl California 37 Clemson 13 Citrus Bowl (Orlando, FL)
20 1990 Jan 1, 1991 Tue Hall of Fame Bowl Clemson 30 Illinois 0 Hall of Fame Bowl (Tampa, FL)
Rk Year Date Day Bowl Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
21 1989 Dec 30, 1989 Sat Gator Bowl Clemson 27 West Virginia 7 Gator Bowl (Jacksonville, FL)
22 1988 Jan 2, 1989 Mon Citrus Bowl Clemson 13 Oklahoma 6 Citrus Bowl (Orlando, FL)
23 1987 Jan 1, 1988 Fri Citrus Bowl Clemson 35 Penn State 10 Citrus Bowl (Orlando, FL)
24 1986 Dec 27, 1986 Sat Gator Bowl Clemson 27 Stanford 21 Gator Bowl (Jacksonville, FL)
25 1985 Dec 21, 1985 Sat Independence Bowl Minnesota 20 Clemson 13 Independence Bowl (Shreveport, LA)
26 1981 Jan 1, 1982 Fri Orange Bowl Clemson 22 Nebraska 15 Orange Bowl (Miami, FL)
27 1979 Dec 31, 1979 Mon Peach Bowl Baylor 24 Clemson 18 Peach Bowl (Atlanta, GA)
28 1978 Dec 29, 1978 Fri Gator Bowl Clemson 17 Ohio State 15 Gator Bowl (Jacksonville, FL)
29 1977 Dec 30, 1977 Fri Gator Bowl Pittsburgh 34 Clemson 3 Gator Bowl (Jacksonville, FL)
30 1959 Dec 19, 1959 Sat Bluebonnet Bowl Clemson 23 Texas Christian 7 Bluebonnet Bowl (Houston, TX)
31 1958 Jan 1, 1959 Thu Sugar Bowl Louisiana State 7 Clemson 0 Sugar Bowl (New Orleans, LA)
32 1956 Jan 1, 1957 Tue Orange Bowl Colorado 27 Clemson 21 Orange Bowl (Miami, FL)
33 1951 Jan 1, 1952 Tue Gator Bowl Miami (FL) 14 Clemson 0 Gator Bowl (Jacksonville, FL)
34 1950 Jan 1, 1951 Mon Orange Bowl Clemson 15 Miami (FL) 14 Orange Bowl (Miami, FL)
35 1948 Jan 1, 1949 Sat Gator Bowl Clemson 24 Missouri 23 Gator Bowl (Jacksonville, FL)
36 1939 Jan 1, 1940 Mon Cotton Bowl Clemson 6 Boston College 3 Cotton Bowl (Dallas, TX)