Stories tagged: Clemson Tigers
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 7, 2019, 4:33 p.m.
Clemson’s national championship football program was flagged for eight secondary NCAA infractions in the past year ending July 1st. The athletic department self-reported 14 NCAA violations in the period from …
Thu., July 25, 2019, 11:43 a.m.
Clemson officials are confident the athletic department’s practices and policies will prevent a repeat of the failed performance-enhancing drug tests that led to the suspension of three players before last …
Wed., July 24, 2019, 8:25 a.m.
Clemson and Alabama have dominated college football and their run looks to continue. The reigning champion Tigers and Crimson Tide have combined to win four straight national titles with matching …
Tue., July 16, 2019, 1:28 p.m.
Clemson has several holes to fill on defense after its second national football championship in three years. The Tigers have lost seven starters from the team that defeated Alabama 44-16 …
UPDATED: Fri., May 3, 2019, 6:23 p.m.
Clemson has parted ways with longtime assistant men’s basketball coach Steve Smith. His voice is on a federal wiretap that was played at the ongoing college corruption trial. Clemson officials …
UPDATED: Fri., April 26, 2019, 12:11 p.m.
Two national titles in three years have helped earn Clemson football coach Dabo Swinney the biggest contract in college football history. University trustees approved the 10 year, $92 million deal …
Sun., March 3, 2019, 12:10 a.m.
No. 5 North Carolina survived a wild finish after coach Roy Williams fell and was helped off the court shortly before halftime, beating Clemson 81-79 on Saturday.
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 8, 2019, 10:18 a.m.
Clemson’s co-offensive coordinators Tony Elliott and Jeff Scott have received raises to now make $1 million a year. Several Clemson football assistants and staffers earned raises approved by the school’s …
Tue., Jan. 15, 2019, 9:11 a.m.
Junk food for athletes? President Donald Trump’s offer of greasy burgers and fries to the college football champion Clemson Tigers brought a roasting from late-night TV hosts. Trump, a fast-food …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 10, 2019, 6:49 p.m.
Alabama, Clemson lead too early 2019 top 25 college football rankings, Washington State projected 24th
Now that the 2018 college football season has come to a close, here are my 2019 never-too-early top 25 college football rankings.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 9, 2019, 3:34 p.m.
Suspended Clemson defensive tackle Dexter Lawrence is going to the NFL. The junior lineman became the third defensive starter for Clemson’s national championship team to give up their eligibility to …
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 8, 2019, 7:45 p.m.
Clemson beat Alabama for the national championship, but can the Tigers keep the Crimson Tide from reaching another less significant milestone?
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019, 9:13 a.m.
Trevor Lawrence passed for 347 yards and three touchdowns and No. 2 Clemson rolled No. 1 Alabama 44-16 on Monday night in the College Football Playoff national championship game.
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 6, 2019, 6:34 p.m.
Alabama-Clemson IV, the third meeting with the national championship on the line, will be played Monday night at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara, California. Tide vs. Tigers might be getting …
Sat., Jan. 5, 2019, 8:36 p.m.
Freshman Zion Williamson had 25 points, 10 rebounds and a spectacular 360-degree dunk, and No. 1 Duke beat Clemson 87-68 on Saturday night in its Atlantic Coast Conference opener.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 5, 2019, 6:32 p.m.
Clemson coach Dabo Swinney knows freshman quarterback Trevor Lawrence earned the starting job over senior Kelly Bryant on the field and not in the staff meeting rooms.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 4, 2019, 4:07 p.m.
Playoff games between Clemson and Alabama that determine college football’s champions have become as regular an occurrence in the winter as Golden State-Cleveland NBA Finals matchups are each spring.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 3, 2019, 4:22 p.m.
Tickets for the CFP title game between Alabama and Clemson have never been cheaper.
Thu., Jan. 3, 2019, 10:58 a.m.
Clemson All-American defensive tackle Christian Wilkins is grateful for the journey he has taken during his final college season. But he says he hasn’t reached his destination yet. The second-ranked …
Thu., Jan. 3, 2019, 10:02 a.m.
Nick Saban showed he’s capable of derring-do in Alabama’s past two national championship game wins. The coach famed for his scowl, his process and his meticulous down-to-the-tiniest detail nature has …
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 29, 2018, 8:52 p.m.
Trevor Lawrence threw for 327 yards and three touchdowns and No. 2 Clemson beat No. 3 Notre Dame 30-3 in the Cotton Bowl to reach the College Football Playoff championship …
Fri., Dec. 28, 2018, 2:39 p.m.
Coach Dabo Swinney has built Clemson into what Notre Dame used to be and what Fighting Irish coach Brian Kelly is trying to recreate.
Thu., Dec. 27, 2018, 7:12 p.m.
The final ruling on the three Clemson players facing a suspension for the Cotton Bowl came down on Thursday, and it is bad news for the Tigers.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 22, 2018, 8:47 p.m.
Notre Dame All-American cornerback Julian Love already knows all about Clemson. Blame his roommate.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 6, 2018, 10:13 p.m.
The Cougars needed a late touchdown on Saturday in Pullman to defeat California 19-13.
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 30, 2018, 4:47 p.m.
Alabama, Clemson, LSU and Notre Dame are the top four teams in the first College Football Playoff rankings of the season. Michigan is fifth in the rankings, followed by Georgia …
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 26, 2018, 9:45 a.m.
Clemson quarterback Kelly Bryant is transferring after losing his starting job to highly touted freshman Trevor Lawrence. Bryant was 16-2 in starting the last 18 games for the third-ranked Tigers. …
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 14, 2018, 8:51 p.m.
Clemson is moving forward with plans to host its scheduled football game this weekend while Hurricane Florence wreaks havoc on the Carolinas’ coastline with officials bracing for historic flooding and …
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 20, 2018, 10:02 a.m.
Alabama will begin its quest for a second consecutive national championship with a rare three-peat. The Crimson Tide is just the second team to be ranked No. 1 in the …
UPDATED: Fri., March 23, 2018, 9:16 p.m.
Top-seeded Kansas brought at least a temporary halt to the insanity this March, withstanding a wild comeback from fifth-seeded Clemson for a too-close-for-comfort, 80-76 victory on Friday.