Swinney, Brownell to speak at Prowl & Growl on May 2 at Florence Center


If you're a Clemson University fan still relishing in the Tigers winning the 2018 college football national title, you'll have a chance to celebrate with other Clemson fans from the Pee Dee - and head coach Dabo Swinney - on May 2.

Clemson will hold its Prowl & Growl in Florence at Florence Center with doors opening at 5 p.m. Dinner will be held at 5:45 with the program starting at 6:30.

Swinney and men's basketball head coach Brad Brownell will be speakers at the event.

Tickets are $25 a person and a table, which is reserved for eight, is $300.

For those in Sumter County wanting to purchase tickets, contact Tracy Pender at (803) 905-5672. In Clarendon County, contact John and Betsy Ducworth at (803) 478-2406, and in Lee County, contact Green DesChamps at (803) 484-6416.

The deadline for ticket reservations is April 30.

The Clemson football team won its second national title in three years, beating Alabama in the College Football Playoff championship game en route to finishing a perfect 15-0.

The men's basketball team made the National Invitation Tournament and fell to Wichita State in the second round of the tournament.

Fans will have the opportunity to take a free professional picture with both coaches. Fans will be able to download their pictures after the event. However, only a certain amount of time will be allotted for pictures.

Everyone in attendance will also receive a pre-autographed picture of both coaches. However, no one will be able to receive personal autographs or take their own pictures.

Updates about athletics, viewing of highlight videos and a question and answer session will take place. participate in Q&A.