2002 Clemson Tigers football team

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2002 Clemson Tigers football
Clemson University Tiger Paw logo.svg
Tangerine Bowl, L 15–55 vs. Texas Tech
Conference Atlantic Coast Conference
2002 record 7–6 (4–4 ACC)
Head coach Tommy Bowden (4th season)
Captain Nick Eason
Captain Bryant McNeal
Captain Jackie Robinson
Home stadium Memorial Stadium (c. 81,473, grass)
Seasons
← 2001
2003 →
2002 ACC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
No. 21 Florida State $   7 1         9 5  
No. 22 Virginia   6 2         9 5  
No. 13 Maryland   6 2         11 3  
No. 12 NC State   5 3         11 3  
Clemson   4 4         7 6  
Georgia Tech   4 4         7 6  
Wake Forest   3 5         7 6  
North Carolina   1 7         3 9  
Duke   0 8         2 10  
  • $ – BCS representative as conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 2002 Clemson Tigers football team represented Clemson University during the 2002 NCAA Division I-A football season. 2002 was the 100th game played between Clemson and South Carolina.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
August 31 7:45 p.m. at No. 8 Georgia* Sanford StadiumAthens, Georgia (Rivalry) ESPN L 28–31   86,520
September 7 1:00 p.m. Louisiana Tech* Memorial StadiumClemson, South Carolina W 33–13   72,616
September 14 12:00 p.m. Georgia Tech Memorial Stadium • Clemson, South Carolina (Rivalry) ESPN W 24–19   77,586
September 21 1:00 p.m. Ball State* Memorial Stadium • Clemson, South Carolina W 30–7   73,945
October 3 7:45 p.m. at No. 11 Florida State Doak Campbell StadiumTallahassee, Florida (Bowden Bowl) ESPN L 31–48   78,841
October 12 12:00 p.m. at Virginia Scott StadiumCharlottesville, Virginia JPS L 17–22   54,114
October 19 3:30 p.m. Wake Forest Memorial Stadium • Clemson, South Carolina ABC W 31–23   81,008
October 24 7:45 p.m. No. 12 NC State Memorial Stadium • Clemson, South Carolina (Textile Bowl) ESPN L 6–38   78,904
November 2 12:00 p.m. at Duke Wallace Wade StadiumDurham, North Carolina JPS W 34–31   16,479
November 9 12:00 p.m. at North Carolina Kenan Memorial StadiumChapel Hill, North Carolina JPS W 42–12   42,000
November 16 7:45 p.m. No. 19 Maryland Memorial Stadium • Clemson, South Carolina ESPN L 12–30   74,707
November 23 7:45 p.m. South Carolina* Memorial Stadium • Clemson, South Carolina (Battle of the Palmetto State) ESPN W 27–20   83,909
December 23 5:30 p.m. vs. Texas Tech* Citrus BowlOrlando, Florida (Tangerine Bowl) ESPN L 15–55   21,689
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Eastern Time.

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