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For the second time in the three years since the College Football Playoff began, Clemson will be among the participants vying for the national championship.
Braden Galloway and the Seneca Bobcats basketball team improved to 2-0 on the season on Wednesday with a thrilling road win over the Westside Rams. Galloway poured in 26 points, grabbed eight rebounds, and provided invaluable energy for the Bobcats in the 69-64 victory.
I’m one of those guys who drags my carcass out of bed way too early on Saturday mornings to watch the English Premier League. And for many years, Nita — four pounds of fury in the form of a deer-head chihuahua — was my faithful viewing companion.
Clemson quarterback Deshaun Watson has been named a finalist for the Heisman Trophy for the second consecutive year. He is the first player from any school named a Heisman finalist in consecutive years since Johnny Manziel of Texas A&M in 2012 and 2013. Watson is the first ACC player to be a two-time Heisman finalist as well.
Like several of its contests during the 2016 season, Clemson’s ACC Championship Game clash with Virginia Tech on Saturday in Orlando, Fla., went down to the wire. But for the 12th time in 13 tries, the game broke the Tigers’ way, and the result served as a golden ticket to the College Football Playoff.
The Clemson Tigers are ACC Champions for the second straight year, and College Football Playoff-bound once again.
The No. 3 Clemson men’s soccer team fell to the No. 4 Denver Pioneers, 1-0, in an Elite Eight match at Riggs Field on Friday night.