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The Associated Press  Clemson's K'Von Wallace races down the sideline on an interception return for a touchdown in the Tigers' 52-10 win over Charlotte last Saturday in Clemson. The Tigers will be going for their 20th straight victory on Saturday on the road against North Carolina.

No. 1 Clemson aims to keep rolling in trip to UNC

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. - North Carolina hasn't had many chances like the one it will have Saturday. That's when reigning national champion Clemson visits Chapel Hill, marking a rare appearance for a top-ranked team in Kenan Stadium. And the …

Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence watches from the sideline during the Tigers' 52-10 win over Charlotte last Saturday in Clemson.

Top ranked Clemson comfortable building depth, not player resumes

CLEMSON - Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence knows sitting and watching when the Tigers have big leads is no way to win a Heisman Trophy. It is, he said, it is a way for the top-ranked Tigers to continue their quest for a second straight …


Clemson adds two offensive linemen to '21 recruiting class

Clemson's 2021 football recruiting class added its second offensive lineman of the week on Tuesday when Marcus Tate (6-feet-4-inches, 326 pounds) of Jacksonville, Fla., announced a commitment to Clemson. His addition comes roughly 24 hours after …

Clemson's Travis Etienne (9) rushes out of the backfield with blocking help from John Simpson (74) while Charlotte's Marquavis Gibbs defends during the first half of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019, in Clemson, S.C.

No. 1 Clemson blasts Charlotte 52-10 for 19th straight win

CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Clemson coach Dabo Swinney was happy with the final score. He was even more pleased with how many of his players contributed to the top-ranked Tigers 19th straight victory.

The Associated Press  Clemson's Chez Mellusi celebrates a fourth-quarter touchdown with Clemson head coach Dabo  Swinney in the Tigers' 41-6 victory over Syracuse last week. Clemson plays host to Charlotte on Saturday in Death Valley.

Swinney sounding upset alert as Clemson takes on Charlotte

CLEMSON - Clemson coach Dabo Swinney is on high alert for his team's game against Charlotte, even with the No. 1-ranked Tigers taking on a 49ers program that's only played Division I football since 2013. Swinney believes Charlotte (2-1) of …

Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence (16) passes while pressured by Texas A&M's Bobby Brown during the first half of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 7, 2019, in Clemson, S.C.

Syracuse has to regroup fast with No. 1 Tigers coming to town

Syracuse coach Dino Babers knows there's nothing like a knockout to get your attention. "When you wake up, the blues are blues, the reds are reds. Everything seems clearer than ever before," Babers said Monday, less than 48 hours after his Orange …

Clemson's Amari Rodgers (3) rushes while defended by Texas A&M's Leon O'Neal Jr. during the second half of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 7, 2019, in Clemson, S.C. Clemson won 24-10.

Clemson WR Rodgers has rapid return from ACL surgery

CLEMSON - Amari Rodgers was about the only person around Clemson in March who thought he wouldn't miss most of the season after tearing the anterior cruciate ligament in his right knee. The Tigers starter, second on the national champions with 55 …

Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence (16) and the Tigers will be on the road against Syracuse on Saturday. Clemson is off to a 2-0 start after beating Texas A&M last week.

Will simply winning keep Tigers at the top of Top 25 all season?

Clemson could lose before the College Football Playoff. It is possible. The top-ranked Tigers will play 10 more regular-season games, and presumably the Atlantic Coast Conference championship game. Anything can happen in sports. Injuries. An …


Sumter DE Boone picks up two more offers

Sumter High School defensive end Justus Boone, a 2021 football recruit, has picked up two more scholarship offers. The 6-foot-5-inch, 240-pound Boone received offers from both Virginia and Charlotte. That gave him three offers, with the first one …

THE ASSOCIATED PRESSClemson head coach Dabo Swinney, center, and defensive coach Brent Venables, left, watch the action during the Tigers' game against Texas A&M in Clemson. Swinney and Venables saw Tyler Davis and his fellow defensive lineman as viable replacements for their top fight graduates.

Freshman DT Davis filling void left by Clemson All-American

CLEMSON - Tyler Davis didn't plan on starting this soon for Clemson, given the depth the Tigers had stockpiled at defensive tackle the past few seasons. But it's Davis who started the first two games for the top-ranked Tigers (2-0) and drawing …

Clemson running back Travis Etienne (9) fends off Georgia Tech’s Kaleb Oliver on the way to picking up a first down in the Tigers’ 52-14 win on Thursday in Clemson. Etienne ran for 206 yards three touchdowns on just 12 carries.

Etienne's 3 TDs lead No. 1 Clemson past Georgia Tech, 52-14

CLEMSON (AP) — Travis Etienne spent all offseason trying to ignore the national attention headed his way. He'll have a harder time doing that after the show he put on in No. 1 Clemson's …

THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Clemson graduate transfer Tavien Feaster will play a role in the South Carolina backfield this season, switching sides after three years and two national championship rings with the Tigers.

Ex-Clemson tailback Feaster ready to play for rival USC

COLUMBIA - When ex-Clemson running back Tavien Feaster put on his South Carolina jersey for the first time at a photo shoot during the summer, he took a deep breath and exhaled slowly. "All right," he told himself. "I'm here. Let's …


Clemson picks up commitment from Alabama WR Williams

Wide receiver EJ Williams (6-feet-3-inches, 189 pounds) of Phenix City, Ala., announced a commitment to Clemson over Auburn, Alabama and Louisiana State on Saturday. Williams joins Ajou Ajou as WRs in Clemson's 2020 football recruiting class …

Clemson players huddle before the NCAA college football playoff championship game against Alabama, in Santa Clara, Calif.

Clemson to play several new faces on defensive line

CLEMSON - Clemson fans should get used to seeing several new faces on defense this season, especially up front. Tigers coach Dabo Swinney said some of the competition to replace the seven vacancies from last year's national championship squad is …

THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Clemson head coach Dabo Swinney kisses the championship trophy after the  Tigers beat Alabama in Santa Clara, California, in January.

College football's friendly face: Clemson's Swinney out front

CLEMSON - Clemson coach Dabo Swinney knows how to draw a crowd. Hold one, too. Whether he is out running errands in Clemson, watching his sons play high school football a few years back, taking batting practice at St. Louis Cardinals camp or …