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1987 Clemson Tigers football
ACC Champion
ConferenceAtlantic Coast Conference
Ranking
CoachesNo. 11
APNo. 12
1987 record10–2 (6–1 ACC)
Head coachDanny Ford
CaptainMichael Dean Perry, John Phillips
Home stadiumMemorial Stadium
Seasons
← 1986
1988 →
1987 ACC football standings
v · d · e Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#12 Clemson 6 1 0     10 2 0
Virginia 5 2 0     8 4 0
Wake Forest 4 3 0     7 4 0
NC State 4 3 0     4 7 0
Maryland 3 3 0     4 7 0
North Carolina 3 4 0     5 6 0
Duke 2 5 0     5 6 0
Georgia Tech 0 6 0     2 9 0
† – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll


ScheduleEdit

Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result Attendance
September 5* Western Carolina Memorial StadiumClemson, SC W 43–0
71,465
September 12* at Virginia Tech #10 Lane StadiumBlacksburg, VA W 22–10
42,000
September 19* #18 Georgia #8 Memorial StadiumClemson, SC W 21–20
81,875
September 26 Georgia Tech #9 Memorial StadiumClemson, SC (Clemson – Georgia Tech rivalry) W 33–12
78,832
October 10 Virginia #8 Memorial StadiumClemson, SC W 38–21
79,963
October 17 Duke #7 Memorial StadiumClemson, SC W 17–10
70,294
October 24 NC State #7 Memorial StadiumClemson, SC (Textile Bowl) L 28–30
73,613
October 31 Wake Forest #14 Memorial StadiumClemson, SC W 31–17
69,711
November 7 at North Carolina #10 Kenan Memorial StadiumChapel Hill, NC W 13–10
53,115
November 14 Maryland #9 Memorial StadiumClemson, SC W 45–16
76,773
November 21* at #12 South Carolina #8 Williams-Brice StadiumColumbia, SC (Battle of the Palmetto State) L 7–20
75,043
January 1* vs. #20 Penn State #14 Citrus BowlOrlando, FL (Florida Citrus Bowl) W 35–10
53,152
*Non-Conference Game. #Rankings from AP Poll released prior to game.

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