Originally written on College Spun  |  Last updated 10/14/14
Last week, Clemson represented the ACC by defending its home turf against the then-fifth-ranked Georgia Bulldogs. Today, Miami (FL) did the same, knocking off the Florida Gators in one of the biggest non-conference matchups of the year. Both results apparently excite Tigers coach Dabo Swinney. According to CUTigers.com’s Greg Wallace, Swinney threw up the “U” symbol on the way out of his post-game press conference today – he also called the ACC “spunky”. Dabo: “How about that ACC? Spunky little old league?” Then he makes “The U” sign as he walks out. — Greg Wallace (@gc_wallace) September 7, 2013 RT @trentacker: @gc_wallace to be clear, did that actually happen? // Saw it with my own eyes. — Greg Wallace (@gc_wallace) September 7, 2013 Sure, Clemson and Miami (FL) are hardly bitter rivals, but this is still pretty wild. I thought it was only an SEC thing to root for your fellow conference mates?

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