Found January 05, 2012 on Football Nation:
For most football fans the ACC stands for Atlantic Coast Conference, however Clemson Tigers fans know ACC stands for Another Clemson Collapse. As seems to be par for the course when Clemson is in a big game, under pressure, and expected to win, the team falls apart. In their Orange Bowl game against West Virginia, Clemson scored first and scored 17 points in the first quarter, however, after the first quarter Clemson would only score 16 points the rest of the way. What caused this latest collapse is the same thing that haunted Clemson during the end of the regular season, turnovers, the inability to play well when getting behind in the game and sloppy defense. Turnovers The first turnover came in the second quarter as Clemson was about to score, when a freak play ended with Clemson running back Andre Ellington being stripped of the football, and West Virginia running the ball back 99 yards for the touchdown. If Clemson had scored on that play the score would have been 24-21, bu...
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