Articles in College – Clemson
After Clemson’s nail-biting 21-20 win at North Carolina last Saturday — a game in which colleague Norm Cannada almost had the last laugh — the Tigers couldn’t have asked for a better time to have a week off to prepare for Florida State.
The Clemson men’s basketball team certainly had a uniquely eventful summer, which the new-look team is hoping will pay off once the 2019-20 season tips off in November.
Although the new Clemson softball stadium is still under construction, the outfield grass and infield dirt are in place, and that’s all the Tigers needed to practice there for the first time on Monday.
With the game on the line Saturday afternoon in Chapel Hill, N.C., the Clemson defense made one final stop, and the Tigers fought through their most competitive game this season to come home with a win.
Defensive end Justus Boone, a 2021 prospect from Sumter, has emerged from the recruiting shadows as a junior as potentially the state’s most recruited player in his class. Last week, he was offered by Florida, N.C. State and Appalachian State, and he visited Boone, N.C., on Saturday.
When Dabo Swinney accepted the full-time head coaching job at Clemson back in 2009 following a short stint as an interim, he made some phone calls to different programs around the country asking if he could visit, wanting to learn as much as he could as a young coach.
Clemson and North Carolina’s football stadiums are separated by 274 miles of asphalt.
CLEMSON — The Clemson men’s basketball team announced its non-league schedule on Thursday for the upcoming season, highlighted by seven home games, including a visit from South Carolina and three games as part of the MGM Resorts Main Event.
When it comes to college athletics, few fans can get under one’s skin like North Carolina fans.