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WATCH: Clemson Opens Fall Camp Tuesday

Clemson, S.C. (CAC) — Defending National Finalist Clemson returned to the practice fields on Tuesday afternoon.  Dabo Swinney’s Tigers worked for two-and-a-half hours on the practice fields behind the Clemson Indoor Facility.   It was the first practice of the preseason for the Tigers, who finished the 2015 season with a 14-1 record and No. 2 national ranking. Clemson worked in…

Clemson Leads with 10 Preseason All-ACC Selections by ACC Kickoff Media

GREENSBORO, N.C. (theACC.com) – Defending league champion Clemson leads all schools with 10 selections to the 2016 All-Atlantic Coast Conference Preseason Football Team announced on Wednesday. The team was selected by a vote of 191 media members who were credentialed for last week’s ACC Football Kickoff in Charlotte. Clemson junior quarterback Deshaun Watson, who was voted to repeat as ACC Preseason Player…

Beer Named ACC Player Of The Year

CLEMSON, S.C. (CAC) — Freshman outfielder Seth Beer was named ACC Player-of-the-Year, announced Monday by the league office. Beer is the first freshman to be voted ACC Player-of-the-Year since the award was established in 1969. The conference did not begin recognizing a freshman-of-the-year until 1991. NC State’s Carlos Rodon was voted both ACC Pitcher-of-the-Year and ACC Freshman-of-the-Year in 2012. The award…

Tigers Top Irish 11-1, Take Series

NOTRE DAME, IN (CAC) — Senior righthander Clate Schmidt tied his career-long outing to lead No. 18 Clemson to an 11-1 victory over Notre Dame at Frank Eck Stadium on Friday night. The Tigers, who took a 2-0 lead in the series, improved to 37-18 overall and 15-14 in the ACC. The Fighting Irish dropped to 27-26 overall and 11-16…

ACC Football Will Feature Collaborative Instant Replay in 2016

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Amelia Island, Fla. (theACC.com) — The Atlantic Coast Conference announced on Thursday that collaborative instant replay will be in place for all home games involving its football member schools, as well as Notre Dame, during the 2016 season. The ACC will allow replay officials situated in the conference office in Greensboro to participate in each and every review discussion with…

Krall Earns National, ACC Weekly Honors

CLEMSON, S.C. (CAC) — Junior lefthander Pat Krall (Downingtown, Pa.) was selected as ACC Pitcher-of-the-Week, announced Monday by the league office. ACC weekly honors are determined by a vote of a select media panel. It was the second award for Krall in 2016, as he was named ACC Co-Pitcher-of-the-Week on April 4. He was also named one of five national players-of-the-week…

Tigers Top FSU 7-3, Take Series

CLEMSON, S.C. (CAC) — Clemson rallied from a 3-1 deficit to defeat No. 4 Florida State 7-3 at Doug Kingsmore Stadium on Monday afternoon. The Tigers, who won the series 2-1, improved to 28-15 overall and 11-13 in the ACC. The Seminoles fell to 29-13 overall and 14-6 in ACC play. It was Clemson’s fifth series win over Florida State…

Georgia Tech Tops (23) Clemson, 7-5

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CLEMSON, S.C. (CU SID) — Georgia Tech jumped out to a 5-0 lead and held on for a 7-5 victory over No. 23 Clemson at Doug Kingsmore Stadium on Sunday afternoon to win the series 2-1.   Georgia Tech (27-13, 10-10 ACC) scored four runs in the first inning thanks to four run-scoring singles. After the Yellow Jackets scored a…