Articles in College – Clemson
CLEMSON — It wasn’t pretty, and Clemson’s defense struggled Saturday night against South Carolina and quarterback Jake Bentley, but the No. 2 Tigers pulled away in the second half to win their fifth straight game over the rival Gamecocks.
With an unbeaten finish in ACC play secured following last week’s 35-6 win over Duke, Clemson now turns its attention to the state championship against South Carolina on Saturday at Memorial Stadium.
South Carolina has scored just 17 total points in its last two meetings with Clemson, in what were both lopsided wins by the Tigers, but the Gamecocks have reason for optimism come Saturday night.
Shaq Smith remembers his first year at Clemson when, on the Monday of the South Carolina game week, coach Dabo Swinney showed the team a video of the rivalry’s history.
CLEMSON — Slow start? No problem.
CLEMSON — From senior day to military appreciation day to the season’s first night game in Death Valley, tonight’s game in Clemson promises to be emotional.
It’s worth remembering where the Clemson football program was the last time it ran down the Hill without Hunter Renfrow and Christian Wilkins.