Inside the numbers of Georgia Tech-Clemson



5     Hours past noon that the campus parking lots will open.

5-5     Clemson’s record, since 2012, when the Tigers have played fewer than 70 snaps. They’re 49-8 overall. (Courtesy Tech voice Andy Demetra)

8-4     Tech’s record under coach Paul Johnson when the Jackets have played 80 or more offensive snaps.

20     Percentage of ticket sales for the game on the StubHub website coming from South Carolina, as of Wednesday

3     Of the 15 games in which opponents have scored 40 points or more against a Paul Johnson team at Tech, the number belonging to Clemson. Georgia leads with four. That includes Clemson’s 55-31 win in 2013, tied for second-highest output by a Tech opponent in school history.

6     The number of points scored by Clemson in its 28-6 loss to Tech in 2014. It’s just one of two games in coach Dabo Swinney’s tenure that the Tigers were held to single digits.

4-5/12-1     Swinney’s record against Georgia Tech and his record against the rest of the Coastal Division.

8     Number of Clemson players in the top 100 of a cbssports.com ranking of top prospects for the NFL draft.

0     Number of Tech players in the top 11 of the same ranking.

18     Number of plays from scrimmage covering 20 or more yards by Clemson this season, tied for 22nd in FBS.

8     Number of plays from scrimmage covering 20 or more yards allowed by Tech this season, tied for 20th in FBS.


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