CLEMSON TIGERS NEWS

Clemson LB Tony Steward, with multiple knee surgeries, grateful for senior success

CLEMSON - After perhaps his greatest victory - if not his greatest, most definitely his most satisfying and emotionally draining - Clemson head coach Dabo Swinney focused hard upon one specific player's journey.
Via The Post and Courier - Clemson
3 hours ago

Russell Athletic Bowl breakdown: Clemson vs. Oklahoma

RUSSELL ATHLETIC BOWL ORLANDO, Dec. 29, 5:30 p.m. KEY MATCHUP Sooners RB Samaje Perine vs. the Tigers defense Clemson (No. 7 rush defense -- 97.7 yards allowed per outing) was one of only seven vaunted programs to keep opponents under the typically easy-to-attain threshold of 100 rushing yards per game -- along with Penn State, Alabama, Lousiville, Michigan State, UCF and Boston...
Via Fox Sports South
4 hours ago  |  Discuss

Martin, Gamecocks looking for win vs. Clemson

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) South Carolina coach Frank Martin has a better understanding of his school's rivalry with Clemson after losing his first two matchups with the Tigers. Now he's ready to feel what it's like on the winning side of the series. Martin and the Gamecocks (5-3) will get the next chance against the Tigers (6-3) Friday night. When Martin came from Kansas State after the...
Via AP on Fox
1 day ago  |  Discuss

NFL great Jim Kelly's nephew signs with Ole Miss

Chad Kelly is a former Clemson QB
Via The Times Picayune - LSU
2 days ago

Video: Dabo Swinney Announces Four Players As ‘Permanent’ Clemson Captains

Clemson only has its Russell Athletic Bowl against Oklahoma remaining this season, but the Tigers have just voted for their four “permanent” team captains for the season. During an interview, Dabo Swinney announced that seniors Grady Jarrett and Stephone Anthony are the defensive captains, while graduate student Sam Cooper and senior Adam Humphries are the offensive captains...
Via College Spun
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Rough year for Cole Stoudt ends with one final shot at redemption

CLEMSON - Eight months later almost to the day, Kalon Davis did it again, putting a smile on Cole Stoudt's face.
Via The Post and Courier - Clemson
3 days ago

Hall leads Clemson over Auburn 72-61

CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) Rod Hall tied his career-high with 20 points to lead Clemson to a 72-61 victory over Auburn on Sunday. It was the second straight victory for Clemson (6-3), which moved to a perfect 3-0 over Southeastern Conference opponents after defeating LSU and Arkansas earlier this season. Clemson used an 11-2 run early in the second half and take control over Auburn (3-5...
Via AP on Fox
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Oklahoma’s Trevor Knight Cleared To Play Against Clemson In Russell Athletic Bowl

When the Russell Athletic Bowl kicks off on December 29, the Clemson Tigers will be without their starting quarterback, Deshaun Watson, who is having surgery to repair a torn ACL. Surprisingly, however, that the Oklahoma Sooners will have their starting signal-caller. Saturday, the school announced that Trevor Knight, who injured his spine against Baylor a few weeks ago, has been...
Via College Spun
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Ole Miss JUCO commit Chad Kelly had a tough time spelling ‘Rebel’ on Twitter

Yesterday, Ole Miss fans got an early Christmas gift when JUCO QB Chad Kelly elected to commit to them. Kelly, who was a high touted recruit coming out of high school, signed with Clemson but was dismissed from the team in the spring. Now that Clemson is behind him, Kelly is ready to turn the page in his career. Kelly announced his decision on Twitter but there was one problem. Kelly...
Via No Guts, No Glory
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Oklahoma to meet Clemson in historic matchup at Russell Athletic Bowl

The Russell Athletic Bowl will feature two of the more historic programs in College Football history, when the Clemson Tigers take on the Oklahoma Sooners. The Tigers have finished the regular season as the 18th ranked in college football. Clemson recently lost star quarterback Deshaun Watson to a torn ACL. Clemson will start quarterback Cole Stoudt, who has thrown over 20 passes...
Via College Football Zealots
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Vic Beasley one of few "proven entities" among 2015 NFL Draft pass-rushers

CLEMSON - Vic Beasley came back for his senior year at Clemson to improve his draft stock, after being projected as a 2014 second-rounder had he left after last season.
Via The Post and Courier - Clemson
8 days ago

Arizona linebacker Scooby Wright wins Lombardi Award

  Arizona linebacker Scooby Wright won the Lombardi Award on Wednesday night as the nation's best lineman. The sophomore edged Clemson senior defensive end Vic Beasley, Washington senior linebacker Hau'oli Kikaha and Ohio State sophomore defensive end Joey Bosa for the award presented by the Rotary Club of Houston. Wright won the Bronko Nagurski Award on Monday night as the top...
Via AP on Fox
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Arizona linebacker Scooby Wright wins Lombardi Award

HOUSTON -- Arizona linebacker Scooby Wright won the Lombardi Award on Wednesday night as the nation's best lineman. The sophomore edged Clemson senior defensive end Vic Beasley, Washington senior linebacker Hau'oli Kikaha and Ohio State sophomore defensive end Joey Bosa for the award presented by the Rotary Club of Houston. Wright won the Bronko Nagurski Award on Monday night as...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Arizona's Scooby Wright wins Lombardi Award

HOUSTON (AP) Arizona sophomore linebacker Scooby Wright won the Lombardi Award on Wednesday night as the nation's best lineman. Wright edged Clemson senior defensive end Vic Beasley, Washington senior linebacker Hau'oli Kikaha and Ohio State sophomore defensive end Joey Bosa for the award presented by the Rotary Club of Houston. Wright won the Bronko Nagurski Award on Monday night...
Via AP on Fox
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Chad Kelly May Be Heading To Ole Miss, Tweeted That He ‘Can’t Wait To Be A Rebel’

Former Clemson quarterback Chad Kelly has spent his season playing junior college ball at East Mississippi, and led the Lions to an NJCAA national title. Now, it looks like he may stay in state for his return to D1 football. As of a few days ago, Kelly did not have an Ole Miss offer, despite visiting the school multiple times, but according to his Twitter account, that offer may...
Via College Spun
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Rod Hall rallies Clemson past No. 18 Arkansas in OT

  Rod Hall scored 11 of his 19 points in the final minute of regulation and overtime to rally Clemson to a 68-65 victory over No. 18 Arkansas on Sunday night. The Tigers (5-3) trailed 57-51 on Bobby Portis' layup with 1:17 to go. That's when Hall led the Clemson comeback. He made a layup before converting a Razorbacks' turnover into another basket. Rashad Madden coughed up the ball...
Via AP on Fox
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Hall rallies Clemson past No. 18 Arkansas 68-65

CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) Rod Hall scored 11 of his 19 points in the final minute of regulation and overtime to rally Clemson to a 68-65 victory over No. 18 Arkansas on Sunday night. The Tigers (5-3) trailed 57-51 on Bobby Portis' layup with 1:17 to go. That's when Hall led the Clemson comeback. He made a layup before converting a Razorbacks' turnover into another basket. Rashad Madden...
Via AP on Fox
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Arkansas blows late lead, loses to Clemson in OT

Rod Hall scored 11 of his 19 points in the final minute of regulation and overtime to rally Clemson to a 68-65 victory over No. 18 Arkansas on Sunday night.
Via WholeHogSports
11 days ago

Vic Beasley named ACC Defensive Player of the Year

CLEMSON - Consider Vic Beasley's unfinished business finished, as the Clemson defensive end was named ACC Defensive Player of the Year Wednesday.
Via The Post and Courier - Clemson
16 days ago

Photo: Clemson-Area Stores Selling “The Run Is Done” Shirts To Commemorate Win Over South Carolina

The Clemson Tigers broke a streak of five straight losses to arch-rival South Carolina with their 35-17 win on Saturday in Death Valley. While a win over a 6-6 club would not usually warrant a t-shirt, the circumstances are definitely different for Clemson, which had been ridiculous for its inability to beat the Gamecocks. Palmetto Moon—a South Carolina clothing retailer—is printing...
Via College Spun
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Clemson coach promotes 2 to handle offense

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) Clemson coach Dabo Swinney has promoted two assistants to replace former offensive coordinator Chad Morris. Swinney said Tuesday that receivers coach Jeff Scott and running backs coach Tony Elliott would serve as co-coordinators for the 19th-ranked Tigers. Morris became SMU head coach on Monday after four seasons leading Clemson's offense. Scott and Elliott have...
Via AP on Fox
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Pitt's Conner, Clemson's Beasley lead all-ACC team

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) Pittsburgh running back James Conner and Clemson defensive end Vic Beasley lead the all-Atlantic Coast Conference football team. The ACC announced the teams Monday following a vote of 55 members of the Atlantic Coast Sports Media Association. Players received three points for a first-team vote, two for a second-team selection and one for a third-team pick....
Via AP on Fox
18 days ago  |  Discuss

ACC Football By The Numbers: Week Fourteen

Here are the numbers that stood out from week fourteen in ACC football. 4-Interceptions thrown by Jameis Winston. 70-Rushing attempts by Georgia Tech. 144-Rushing yards by Dalvin Cook. 180-Receiving yards by Louisville's DeVante Parker. 185-Rushing yards by Clemson's Artavis Scott. 191-Rushing yards by Clemson's Wayne Gallman. 328-Combined rushing yards by Jacoby Brissett and Shadrach...
Via SCACC Hoops
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Orlando appears likely bowl destination for No. 19 Clemson

CLEMSON - Dabo Swinney, Deshaun Watson, Vic Beasley and the Clemson Tigers, you just reclaimed state bragging rights from South Carolina. What are you gonna do next?
Via The Post and Courier - Clemson
19 days ago

Clemson QB Deshaun Watson Played With Torn ACL

The Clemson Tigers defeated their rival South Carolina Gamecocks, with Deshaun Watson playing under center, 35-17. Watson threw for a remarkable 269 yards and had 2 touchdowns–nothing too shocking, right? Well, after the game, head coach Dabo Swinney announced that Watson had actually tore his ACL in practice last week. Yes, you read that right.  I don’t think I need to clue...
Via Geeks and Cleats
20 days ago  |  Discuss
Clemson News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.

Three quarterbacks who could be traded this offseason

Jon Lester and the Cubs

Report: NFL players used 'horny juice'

Top 10 worst NBA related commercials of all-time

Game of the week: Colts vs. Cowboys

Phelps gets probation for DUI

NFL coaches on hot seat in Week 16

The Roy Williams-Terrell Owens horse collar turns 10

Most underpaid NFL players in 2014

Gronk jokes about Brady compliment

In Matt Kemp, did the Dodgers find a pigeon in Padres?

Why the Saints are legit playoff threat

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.