According to Andy Staples of Sports Illustrated, the guys over at The Solid Verbal listed the term “Clemsoning” in UrbanDictionary.com. “Clemsoning is defined as:
The act of delivering an inexplicably disappointing performance, usually within the context of a college football season.
Using “Clemsoning” in context is as follows:
Oklahoma State’s loss to an unranked Iowa State team was a full-blown Clemsoning.
Now that Clemsoning is a legitimate term, it can be used in every day context. Clemson just picked up Robert Nkemdiche who is the number one rated recruit in the nation according to Rivals.com. Nick Saban of Alabama says he will continue to recruit him. A Clemson loss of Nkemdiche to the Alabama Crimson Tide or any other school would be the most Clemsoning moment ever for Dabo Swinney.