Clemson

RANK: #7

   

RECORD: 14-1

   

ACC RECORD: 7-1

   
2017 Schedule
09/02
KENT STATE
 
09/09
AUBURN
 
09/16
at Louisville
 
09/23
BOSTON COLLEGE
 
09/30
at Virginia Tech
 
10/07
WAKE FOREST
 
10/13
at Syracuse
 
10/28
GEORGIA TECH
 
11/04
at NC State
 
11/11
FLORIDA STATE
 
11/18
THE CITADEL
 
11/25
at South Carolina
 
2016 Results
W
at Auburn
19-13
W
TROY
30-24
W
SOUTH CAROLINA STATE
59-0
W
at Georgia Tech
26-7
W
LOUISVILLE
42-36
W
at Boston College
56-10
W
NC STATE
24-17 (OT)
W
at Florida State
37-34
W
SYRACUSE
54-0
L
PITTSBURGH
42-43
W
at Wake Forest
35-13
W
SOUTH CAROLINA
56-7
W
vs. Virginia Tech (ACC Championship Game)
42-35
W
vs. Ohio State (CFP Semifinal)
31-0
W
vs. Alabama (CFP National Championship Game)
35-31
Top 25 Recaps: No. 1 Alabama routs Mercer

Top 25 Recaps: No. 1 Alabama routs Mercer

Sports Xchange

November 19 Top-ranked Alabama easily took care of business in its Iron Bowl tune-up Saturday morning, dominating Mercer 56-0 on Senior Day at Bryant-Denny Stadium. FULL STORY

Alabama takes over No. 1 spot in CFP rankings

Alabama takes over No. 1 spot in CFP rankings

Sports Xchange

November 14 The Crimson Tide (10-0) moved up from No. 2 after its 31-24 win at Mississippi State last week, replacing Georgia at the top after the Bulldogs lost at Auburn 40-17. Georgia (9-1) fell to No. 7. FULL STORY

Conferences in the Crosshairs: ACC, Pac-12 Picks

Conferences in the Crosshairs: ACC, Pac-12 Picks

Ken Cross

November 08 Mark Richt has “The U” ahead of schedule and now that Miami played its best game of the season against Virginia Tech, the Hurricanes must turn around and play at an even higher level against the Irish, who are trending upward. FULL STORY

No. 4 Clemson braces for the best of Florida State

No. 4 Clemson braces for the best of Florida State

Sports Xchange

November 07 After pondering it for a couple of days, Clemson coach Dabo Swinney claims to know what version of Florida State his team will get Saturday at Memorial Stadium. FULL STORY

First & 20: 10 remain in College Football Playoff hunt

First & 20: 10 remain in College Football Playoff hunt

Anthony Gimino

November 06 A wacky Saturday of college football -- aren't they all? -- whacked four playoff contenders: Ohio State, Penn State, Oklahoma State and Virginia Tech. They all sink to the second tier under the weight of their second losses of the season. FULL STORY

Bryant helps No. 4 Clemson down No. 20 NC State

Bryant helps No. 4 Clemson down No. 20 NC State

Sports Xchange

November 04 Quarterback Kelly Bryant ran for two touchdowns and threw for another as No. 4 Clemson withstood No. 20 North Carolina State for a 38-31 victory Saturday at Carter-Finley Stadium. FULL STORY

Clemson, NC State battle it out for ACC Atlantic

Clemson, NC State battle it out for ACC Atlantic

Sports Xchange

October 31 While the Tigers (7-1, 5-1 ACC) showed they could recover after a loss by defeating Georgia Tech last week, now it is NC State's turn to rebound following last week's setback in a showdown at Notre Dame. FULL STORY

Conferences in the Crosshairs: ACC, Pac-12 Picks

Conferences in the Crosshairs: ACC, Pac-12 Picks

Ken Cross

October 31 The No. 8 Hurricanes host the No. 13 Hokies in a matchup to see who claims the ACC Coastal Division. The BCS Final Four picture is also clearly in focus for the winner. Miami has not played a solid 60 minutes FULL STORY

DEPTH CHART

Offense
QB 2
Kelly Brant
6-3
215
Jr.
RB 27
C.J. Fuller
5-10
215
Jr.
WR 8
Deon Cain
6-1
210
Jr.
WR 13
Hunter Renfrow*
5-11
180
Jr.
WR 34
Ray-Ray McCloud
5-10
180
Jr.
TE 80
Milan Richard
6-3
260
Jr.
LT 75
Mitch Hyatt*
6-5
295
Sr.
LG 51
Taylor Hearn*
6-5
330
Jr.
C 50
Justin Falcinelli
6-4
315
Jr.
RG 55
Tyrone Crowder*
6-2
340
Sr.
RT 76
Sean Pollard*
6-5
315
So.
Defense
DE 91
Austin Bryant
6-4
265
Jr.
DT 42
Christian Wilkins*
6-4
315
Jr.
DT 90
Dexter Lawrence*
6-5
340
So.
DE 99
Clelin Ferrell*
6-5
265
So.
LB 34
Kendall Joseph*
6-0
230
Jr.
LB 57
Tre Lamar
6-3
240
So.
LB/S 6
Dorian O'Daniel
6-1
215
Sr.
CB 2
Mark Fields
5-10
180
Jr.
CB 31
Ryan Carter*
5-9
180
Sr.
S 23
Van Smith*
5-11
195
Jr.
S 19
Tanner Muse
6-2
220
So.
SPECIAL TEAMS
K 92
Greg Huegel*
5-11
195
Jr.
P 48
Will Spiers
6-5
230
Fr.
*Returning Starters
2016 RANKINGS
OFFENSE
PER GAME
RANK
Scoring
39.2
14
Rushing
169.7
71
Passing
333.9
7
Total
503.7
12
DEFENSE
PER GAME
RANK
Scoring
18.0
10
Rushing
129.6
24
Passing
181.9
14
Total
311.5
8
TO MARGIN
PER GAME
RANK
-1
-0.007
71
2015 RANKINGS
OFFENSE
PER GAME
RANK
Scoring
38.5
16
Rushing
223.0
21
Passing
291.5
23
Total
514.5
11
DEFENSE
PER GAME
RANK
Scoring
21.7
24
Rushing
125.3
18
Passing
187.7
17
Total
313.0
10
TO MARGIN
PER GAME
RANK
-2
-0.13
83
2014 RANKINGS
OFFENSE
PER GAME
RANK
Scoring
30.8
51
Rushing
146.5
88
Passing
261.8
38
Total
408.3
58
DEFENSE
PER GAME
RANK
Scoring
16.7
3
Rushing
103.4
5
Passing
157.4
2
Total
260.8
1
TO MARGIN
PER GAME
RANK
+5
+0.46
T-33