Clemson survived Syracuse this past Saturday but it had an effect on their Sagarin Rating. Clemson dropped to 6th in the country with a rating of 91.18. They now trail Alabama, Ohio State, Penn State, Oklahoma and Georgia.
The Gamecocks come in at #35 but have the 4th toughest schedule in the country to date. By contrast, Clemson has the 38th toughest schedule to date.
South Carolina has a rating 78.16. which puts them 13 points behind Clemson on a neutral field.
The SEC East is rated as the fourth best division in the country with the SEC West coming in at number one.
The ACC Atlantic is #6 while the ACC Coastal is #8