1960 North Carolina Tar Heels football team

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1960 North Carolina Tar Heels football
ConferenceAtlantic Coast Conference
1960 record3–7 (2–5 ACC)
Head coachJim Hickey (2nd season)
Home stadiumKenan Memorial Stadium
Seasons
← 1959
1961 →
1960 ACC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 10 Duke $ 5 1 0     8 3 0
NC State 4 1 1     6 3 1
Maryland 5 2 0     6 4 0
Clemson 4 2 0     6 4 0
South Carolina 3 3 1     3 6 1
North Carolina 2 5 0     3 7 0
Wake Forest 2 5 0     2 8 0
Virginia 0 6 0     0 10 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll[1]

The 1960 North Carolina Tar Heels football team represented the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill during the 1960 college football season. The Tar Heels were led by second-year head coach Jim Hickey and played their home games at Kenan Memorial Stadium. The team competed as a member of the Atlantic Coast Conference, finishing tied for sixth.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
September 24 NC State Kenan Memorial StadiumChapel Hill, NC (Rivalry) L 0–3  
September 30 at Miami (FL)* Miami Orange BowlMiami, FL L 12–29  
October 8 Notre Dame* Kenan Memorial Stadium • Chapel Hill, NC W 12–7  
October 15 Wake Forest Kenan Memorial Stadium • Chapel Hill, NC (Rivalry) L 12–13  
October 22 at South Carolina Carolina StadiumColumbia, SC (Rivalry) L 6–22  
October 29 at No. 11 Tennessee* Shields–Watkins FieldKnoxville, TN L 14–27  
November 5 at Clemson Memorial StadiumClemson, SC L 0–24  
November 12 Maryland Kenan Memorial Stadium • Chapel Hill, NC L 19–22  
November 19 No. 6 Duke Kenan Memorial Stadium • Chapel Hill, NC (Victory Bell) W 7–6  
November 26 at Virginia Scott StadiumCharlottesville, VA (South's Oldest Rivalry) W 35–8  
*Non-conference game. #Rankings from AP Poll released prior to game time.

Source:[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1960 Atlantic Coast Conference Year Summary". sports-reference.com. Retrieved January 22, 2013.
  2. ^ "1960 North Carolina Tar Heels Schedule and Results". Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved May 13, 2018.