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Reed scores 24 to lead Clemson over Wright St. 75-69 in NIT

CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Marcquise Reed had 24 points as Clemson defeated Wright State 75-69 in the first round of the NIT on Tuesday night. Elijah Thomas had 17 points and three blocks for Clemson (20-13). David Skara added 16 points and nine rebounds. Clyde Trapp had 12 points for the hosts. Bill Wampler had […]
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Whicker: The 2019 NCAA tournament, from A to Z

The 2019 NCAA men’s basketball tournament, from A to Z: A is for Auburn’s Anfernee McLemore, a shot-blocker who wrote a kinesiology paper on Gordon Hayward’s gruesome ankle injury. In his next game Hardaway dislocated an ankle and broke his tibia. He recovered and now leads Auburn’s backline of shot blockers. B is for Buddy Boeheim, one of three children of Syracuse coach Jim who plays Division I basketball. At an AAU tournament, Buddy drilled 7 3-pointers in a row. North Carolina coach Roy Will...
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Clemson lands another coveted OL recruit for '20

Clemson landed its second ESPN Junior 300 offensive lineman in three days when Bryn Tucker announced his commitment to the Tigers on Thursday.
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Ex-Clemson standout Dexter Lawrence on PED questions ahead of NFL draft: 'You can't hide from it'

A program-record 24 former Clemson player showed up for the Tigers' annual Pro Day, which also attracted 97 pro scouts representing all 32 NFL teams.            [Author: The Greenville News]
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Some of Clemson defensive linemen workout for NFL executives

CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Half of Clemson’s talented defensive front four participated in the Tigers pro day Thursday before evaluators from all 32 NFL teams. While defensive ends Clelin Ferrell and Austin Bryant did not take part in drills due to injuries, tackles Christian Wilkins and Dexter Lawrence showcased the abilities that have them on […]
Tags: News, Sports, NFL, College sports, Tigers, Clemson, Dexter Lawrence, CLEMSON S C AP, Austin Bryant, Clelin Ferrell, Christian Wilkins

NFL draft profile: Dolphins target Clelin Ferrell of Clemson

Like his Clemson teammatesDexter Lawrence and Christian Wilkins, Clelin Ferrell is a defensive lineman expected to be selected in the first round of the 2019 NFL Draft. During his three seasons playing for Dabo Swinney, Ferrell helped
Tags: News, NFL, Clemson, Lawrence, Clelin Ferrell, Christian Wilkins Clelin Ferrell, Dabo Swinney Ferrell

The most dynamic game-breaker on each Top 25 team

Who will be the most electric players for the nation's top teams this season? Clemson and Alabama have an embarrassment of riches on offense, but they're not the only ones.
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Analysis: A five-step blueprint for the Rams during free agency

The Rams didn’t bother waiting for the open market to make their move. Three days before the NFL’s “legal tampering” window was set to open on Monday, the Rams announced the signing of veteran safety Eric Weddle. Two days after that, on the eve of free agency, the Rams brought back edge rusher Dante Fowler on a one-year deal. The two pre-emptive signings seem to have answered the team’s two most glaring question marks ahead of free agency. But by no means do those moves suggest the Rams are done...
Tags: Sports, NFL, Sport, Soccer, Chargers, Mississippi State, Todd Gurley, Clemson, Ohio State, Eric Weddle, Anderson, Gurley, Joyner, Ravens, Henderson, Broncos

Clemson lands commitment from No. 18 Mayes

ESPN Junior 300 offensive lineman Mitchell Mayes committed to Clemson, adding a potential offensive lineman to the defending champion's 2020 class.
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NFL draft profile: Dolphins target Christian Wilkins of Clemson

Playmakers on the defensive line are always of interest during the leadup to the NFL draft. Christian Wilkins, a senior defensive tackle from Clemson, might be best known for his dancing and ability to do the splits, but is also a menac
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Dolphins sign veteran TE Dwayne Allen to 2-year contract

On Saturday afternoon, the Miami Dolphins boosted a young tight end group, signing former Indianapolis Colts and New England Patriots TE Dwayne Allen to a two-year, $7 million dollar deal, per ESPN's Adam Schefter.Allen, a Clemson g
Tags: News, Indianapolis Colts, New England Patriots, Miami Dolphins, Espn, Clemson, Dwayne Allen, Adam Schefter Allen

Free Agent Signing Analysis: Tight End Dwayne Allen

The Dolphins announced Saturday a two-year deal for former Patriots Tight End Dwayne Allen. The Clemson product was selected by the Colts atop the third round of the 2012 NFL Draft. Allen's deal will total $7 million and keep him with the t
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No. 3 Louisville women top Clemson, reach ACC semifinals

Women's Top 25 Capsules            [Author: AP]
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No. 3 Cards pull away for 75-67 win over Clemson at ACC

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Louisville coach Jeff Walz wanted to keep Clemson out of the paint and force the Tigers to take tough jump shots from long range. The third-ranked Cardinals figured out how to do it just in time to avoid a major upset. Asia Durr scored 24 points, and Louisville pulled away to […]
Tags: News, Sports, Tigers, Clemson, ACC, Louisville, Cardinals, N C AP, Greensboro, Jeff Walz, Asia Durr

No. 2 Cards pull away for 75-67 win over Clemson at ACC

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Asia Durr scored 24 points, and No. 2 Louisville pulled away to beat Clemson 75-67 on Friday night in the quarterfinals of the Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament. Dana Evans had seven of her 15 points during a fourth-quarter run that helped the second-seeded Cardinals (28-2) separate themselves from the Tigers and […]
Tags: News, Sports, Ap, Tigers, Clemson, ACC, Louisville, Cardinals, Greensboro, Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament, Dana Evans, Asia Durr

Miami Dolphins starting to be linked to Drew Lock in the draft

The Miami Dolphins are one of a few teams who are being linked to Missouri quarterback Drew Lock as the NFL Draft nears in late April. Mock drafts over the last month have ranged from Kyler Murray to the Miami Dolphins at 13 to Clemson defe
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Collier sparks Clemson women in overtime victory

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Aliya Collier came off the bench to score 28 points, including all nine of Clemson’s in overtime, and the seventh-seeded Tigers held on to beat No. 10 seed Virginia Tech 80-79 in the second-round matchup of the ACC tournament on Thursday. Collier made two 3-pointers in scoring eight straight points to […]
Tags: News, Sports, Tigers, Clemson, Virginia Tech, N C AP, COLLIER, Greensboro, Aliya Collier

Pac-12 Hotline: The west coast class of 2020 is essential to the conferences’ football future

With the rat-a-tat-splat of losses in major intersectional duels and sporadic playoff appearances, Pac-12 football has entered a wobbly state. For all the focus on night games and poor TV exposure, on revenue issues and egregious officiating, there is another matter worth addressing: The pipeline. Long-term challenges in areas of talent identification and acquisition within the conference footprint are significant enough that the Hotline is entering the recruiting space, albeit in targeted fashi...
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Clemson no longer ACC doormat after turnaround under Butler

CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Clemson women’s basketball is no longer a doormat for Atlantic Coast Conference teams to walk over, looking for what recently has been essentially an automatic victory. After 14 consecutive losing seasons, these Tigers enter the conference tourney not just with confidence, but a winning record and seeking to secure an NCAA […]
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NFL draft profile: Dolphins target Dexter Lawrence of Clemson

Defensive linemen were one of themore impressive position groupsduring the 2019 NFL Combine. Dexter Lawrence, a junior defensive lineman from Clemson, had a lot to prove afterbeing suspended for the 2019 College Football Playofffo
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Clemson beats Notre Dame 64-62 behind Reed

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Marcquise Reed scored 22 points and made a critical steal late as Clemson survived an upset bid for a 64-62 victory over Notre Dame on Wednesday night. Reed picked off an Irish pass in the lane with 28 seconds to go, then made two free throws two seconds later for […]
Tags: News, Sports, Ap, Clemson, Notre Dame, Reed, SOUTH BEND Ind, Marcquise Reed

The most intriguing non-QB position battles this spring

Sure, quarterback competitions are exciting. But what about Clemson trying to replace an entire D-line, and Notre Dame's linebacker holes?
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Trump Supersizes Fast Food Order For Another College Football Team

WASHINGTON (AP) — The smell of burgers and fries wafted through the State Dining Room as President Donald Trump celebrated the championship football players from North Dakota State on Monday with fast food, like he did when he honored the national champion Clemson Tigers. Trump told the Division 1-winning football team he could have had White House chefs prepare a meal, but “I know you people very well.” The players laughed with the president while eyeing stacks of Big Macs and Chick-fil-A san...
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President Donald Trump serves fast-food feast to another football team

Trump infamously served hamburgers and fries to Clemson in January after the team defeated Alabama in the national championship.
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Miami Dolphins should have their pick of Clemson defensive lineman

The Miami Dolphins are still the hot team to draft a quarterback but it will be the Clemson defensive lineman that should get more attention. When Chris Grier and Stephen Ross took to the mic after Adam Gase was fired, they made it clear th
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Dolphins' potential pick Dexter Lawrence suffers quad injury at NFL combine

Clemson defensive tackle Dexter Lawrence, a possible target for the Miami Dolphins at No. 13 in next month's NFL draft, suffered a left quad injury Sunday at the NFL scouting combine. According to NFL Network, Lawrence suffered a mino
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Clemson coach Dabo Swinney takes BP cuts at Cardinals camp

Clemson coach Dabo Swinney trades spring football for spring training and batting practice with St. Louis Cardinals            [Author: AP]
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Swinney takes BP cuts at Cardinals' spring camp

Dabo Swinney slipped away from Clemson's spring football practice to speak to the St. Louis Cardinals and take a little batting practice.
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Marion Hobby's Impact On Clemson Defensive Prospects Still Being Felt At Combine

Marion Hobby's Impact On Clemson Defensive Prospects Still Being Felt At Combine D5A_9441p Alain Poupart Lead Writer INDIANAPOLIS — You"ll have to forgive new Dolphins defensive line coach Marion Hobby if he feels like he"s back at Clems
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Clemson defensive lineman Christian Wilkins runs an official 5.04 40-yard dash at 2019 NFL Scouting Combine

Watch Clemson defensive lineman Christian Wilkins run an official 5.04 40-yard dash at the 2019 NFL Scouting Combine.
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