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1969 Clemson Tigers football
ConferenceAtlantic Coast Conference
1969 record4–6 (3–3 ACC)
Head coachFrank Howard
CaptainIvan Southerland, Charlie Tolley
Home stadiumMemorial Stadium
Seasons
← 1968
1970 →
1969 ACC football standings
v · d · e Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
South Carolina 6 0 0     7 4 0
NC State 3 2 1     3 6 1
North Carolina 3 3 0     5 5 0
Clemson 3 3 0     4 6 0
Duke 3 3 1     3 6 1
Maryland 3 3 0     3 7 0
Wake Forest 2 5 0     3 7 0
Virginia 1 5 0     3 7 0
† – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll[1]

1969 was Frank Howard's final season as head coach, although he remained Athletic Director until 1971. In 1974, the playing field at Memorial Stadium, which he helped to build, was named in his honor.

ScheduleEdit

Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result
September 20 at Virginia Scott StadiumCharlottesville, VA W 21–14
September 27* #7 Georgia Memorial StadiumClemson, SC L 0–30
October 4* at Georgia Tech Grant FieldAtlanta, GA (Clemson – Georgia Tech rivalry) W 21–10
October 11* at #20 Auburn Cliff Hare StadiumAuburn, AL L 0–51
October 18 Wake Forest Memorial StadiumClemson, SC W 28–14
October 25* Alabama Memorial StadiumClemson, SC L 13–38
November 1 Maryland Memorial StadiumClemson, SC W 40–0
November 8 at Duke Duke StadiumDurham, NC L 27–34
November 15 at North Carolina Kenan Memorial StadiumChapel Hill, NC L 15–32
November 22 at South Carolina Carolina StadiumColumbia, SC (Battle of the Palmetto State) L 13–27
*Non-Conference Game. #Rankings from AP Poll released prior to game.

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