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The suspensions of Clemson’s Dexter Lawrence, Braden Galloway and Zach Giella for positive drug tests were upheld Thursday night after secondary samples were tested, meaning all three will miss the Cotton Bowl on Saturday.
On Saturday, Clemson and Notre Dame will meet on the gridiron for just the fourth time, and if their previous meetings are any indication, their latest matchup should be a barnburner.
The season is still young, but thus far, it looks as though West-Oak High School girls’ basketball coach Natosha Rucker is a pretty decent prognosticator.
While the nearby First Responder Bowl between Boston College and Boise State was cancelled in Dallas on Wednesday due to severe weather all afternoon and evening, the Clemson Tigers practiced inside in the comfort of AT&T Stadium in Arlington.
The early signing period for football last week had more hits than misses for Clemson and South Carolina, as both finished with top-20 groups according to Rivals. And it should be noted both will have a chance to add to their hauls in February.
When the national letters of intent electronically made their way to Clemson’s football operations building on Wednesday, it was hard to know what had expanded farther — the program’s recruiting footprint, or the pronunciation section of its media guide.