Stories tagged: Clemson
Mon., Feb. 20, 2017, 8:56 p.m.
Deshaun Watson plans to fully participate in NFL combine
Deshaun Watson is trying to approach everything leading up to the NFL draft as having fun and enjoying the process while preparing for another once-in-a-lifetime moment.
Tue., Jan. 10, 2017, 5:14 p.m.
College football: Deshaun Watson leaves Clemson, but Dabo Swinney’s Tigers on solid ground
Standing on college football’s biggest stage and hoisting its top prize, Clemson coach Dabo Swinney and dynamic quarterback Deshaun Watson shared the ultimate hug and a few private words.
Tue., Dec. 27, 2016, 9:44 p.m.
Leading men: Ohio St’s Elflein, Clemson’s Boulware show way
Coaches often talk about how the best teams have players who take ownership and convey their messages as well as they do. Ohio State’s Pat Elflein and Clemson’s Ben Boulware …
Tue., Dec. 20, 2016
Clemson QB Watson says he’s best no matter what voters say
Clemson quarterback Deshaun Watson believes he is the best player in the country no matter what the Heisman Trophy voters say.
Mon., Nov. 7, 2016, 6:55 p.m.
Watson Watch: Banged-up Clemson QB expected to play vs. Pitt
Tigers’ Heisman Trophy contender Deshaun Watson fell hard on his right, throwing shoulder Saturday just before halftime in No. 3 Clemson’s 54-0 win over Syracuse and did not return.
Sat., Nov. 5, 2016, 8:54 p.m.
Top 25: Mississippi State upsets No. 7 A&M
Mississippi State’s Nick Fitzgerald was hit a few yards shy of the end zone as one, two and then three Texas A&M defenders tried to pull him to the ground.
Tue., Nov. 1, 2016, 11:02 p.m.
Texas A&M sneaks ahead of Washington in first College Football Playoff rankings
The road to the College Football Playoff just got a little bumpier for the Washington Huskies.
Sat., Oct. 29, 2016, 10:55 p.m.
No. 3 Clemson rallies for 37-34 win over No. 12 Florida St.
Deshaun Watson had 430 yards of total offense and third-ranked Clemson held off No. 12 Florida State 37-34 on Saturday night in Tallahasee, Florida.
Fri., Oct. 7, 2016, 9:01 p.m.
Top 25 football: Brett Rypien throws five TD passes in Boise State’s rout of New Mexico
Brett Rypien threw five touchdown passes – three to Cedrick Wilson – and No. 19 Boise State overwhelmed New Mexico 49-21 on Friday night in Albuquerque, New Mexico.
Thu., Sept. 22, 2016, 9:46 p.m.
In brief: Clemson dominates first half in victory over Georgia Tech
Deshaun Watson and No. 5 Clemson finally turned in the performance everyone was expecting, totally dominating Georgia Tech in the first half on the way to a 26-7 victory Thursday …
Sat., Sept. 10, 2016, 9:23 p.m.
Top 25: Clemson rallies in 4th to avoid upset to Troy
Deshaun Watson threw for three touchdowns and the second-ranked Clemson Tigers avoided a host of mistakes – including an embarrassing early celebration punt-return gaffe by Ray-Ray McCloud that cost a …
Tue., Aug. 23, 2016, 8:18 p.m.
Digest: Kaiden Dinh hits walk-off single, Iowa beats Rhode Island in LLWS
Kaiden Dinh hit a walk-off single and Johnston, Iowa rallied past Warwick, Rhode Island 3-2 on Tuesday in an elimination game of the Little League World Series in South Williamsport, …
Thu., May 26, 2016, 7:59 p.m.
Newsmakers: Ravens forfeit 1 week of workouts
The Baltimore Ravens have forfeited one week of offseason practices for violating the labor agreement on such workouts. The NFL also fined coach
Mon., Jan. 11, 2016, 10:39 p.m.
Column: With latest title, Saban claims a place in history
Step aside, Bear. There’s a new legend in Tuscaloosa.
Sun., Jan. 10, 2016, 8:01 p.m.
Swinney Style: Dabo leads top-ranked Clemson with a smile
Tony Elliott wasn’t sure what to expect when he found out his new receivers coach was a guy named Dabo.
Sun., Jan. 10, 2016, 6:32 p.m.
Alabama’s Saban: Love him or hate him, his dynasty stands
To all those who think Nick Saban leads a joyless life, that all he cares about is winning football games, he’d like to set the record straight.
Thu., Jan. 7, 2016, 7:56 p.m.
Last Clemson-Alabama game launched dynasty
The plan was for a Clemson coming out party.
Wed., Jan. 6, 2016, 9:37 p.m.
Title game tests ties in Alabama hometown of Clemson coach
Two autographed photos of Clemson coach Dabo Swinney hang on a wall above the used stoves and plumbing hoses in Jason Miller’s hardware store, even though this is the heart …
Fri., Jan. 1, 2016, 8:06 p.m.
Clemson playing for a title, and for history
With shiny orange confetti stuck to his sweat-soaked face as the celebration after the Orange Bowl rolled along, Clemson linebacker Ben Boulware knew the time was right to make a …
Thu., Dec. 31, 2015, 7:33 p.m.
Clemson pounds Oklahoma, proves doubters wrong
Dabo Swinney was in no mood to talk about Clemsoning.
Sun., Dec. 27, 2015, 7:22 p.m.
Inside the playoff: How Cam Newton inspired Watson
Clemson quarterback Deshaun Watson said he met Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton when he was in high school, and the two are still friends.
Sun., Dec. 13, 2015, 6:30 p.m.
Stanford beats Clemson 4-0 in NCAA men’s soccer final
U.S. national team forward Jordan Morris and the Stanford Cardinal couldn’t be stopped.
Sat., Dec. 12, 2015, 7:01 p.m.
Stanford and Clemson set to play for NCAA soccer title
After 110 tough minutes in the semifinals, both Stanford and Clemson advanced after penalty kick shootouts to the national championship of the men’s College Cup on Sunday.
Sat., Dec. 5, 2015, 9:59 p.m.
No. 1 Clemson beats North Carolina for ACC title, playoff spot
Heisman Trophy hopeful Deshaun Watson threw for three touchdowns and ran for two more as No. 1 Clemson stayed unbeaten – perhaps helped by a disputed call – by holding …
Sat., Oct. 24, 2015, 10:54 p.m.
Alabama, Clemson earn significant victories
Alabama finished a grueling stretch with a great escape and Clemson turned a potentially tricky road test into a statement game.
Mon., Sept. 7, 2015
Prognosis good for Clemson’s Williams, but he may miss season
Clemson receiver Mike Williams has a fracture in his neck that Tigers football coach Dabo Swinney said might keep him out all season. Swinney said Sunday that an MRI showed …
Tue., April 1, 2014
Seminoles on verge
The Florida State Seminoles have never won a national postseason tournament. The program has played in nine consecutive tournaments, including four straight NCAA appearances and five in the NIT, but …
Tue., Jan. 1, 2013
Clemson puts boot to LSU
ATLANTA – Chandler Catanzaro kicked a 37-yard field goal as time expired to give No. 14 Clemson a wild 25-24 win over No. 9 Louisiana State in the Chick-fil-A Bowl …
Fri., Nov. 23, 2012
Stockton helps Gonzaga pull away from Clemson
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. – In its first close game of the young basketball season against a defensive-minded opponent, Gonzaga finally found its rhythm offensively in the second half. Gonzaga’s …
Thu., Nov. 22, 2012
Gonzaga gets Olynyk back against Clemson
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. – Gonzaga’s depth just got deeper. The Bulldogs welcome back 7-foot junior forward Kelly Olynyk to face a Clemson squad tonight whose top two scorers are …