Fall Camp Insider: Ball security tested, pro scouts watch D-line, freshman stands out

Freshman Wade Woodaz in action on Monday (photo by Susan Lloyd). by David Hood – Senior Writer – 2022-08-08 18:37:16.0 CLEMSON – Ball security was the name of the game during the first part of Clemson’s practice. That and a bunch of NFL scouts in attendance to see the Tigers’ defensive line. The Tigers held … Read more

Fall Camp Insider: Tigers take to the field, impressive in first practice

Clemson began fall camp practices on Friday. by David Hood – Senior Writer – 2022-08-05 18:43:57.0 CLEMSON—This is more like it. Clemson returned to the practice fields behind the Reeves complex Friday afternoon, the first practice of fall camp. Temps hovered in the mid-90s, but the skies were bright blue, the grass was a deep … Read more

Swinney excited for start of practice, updates injuries, happy with OL weight

Dabo Swinney meets with the media Friday afternoon. by David Hood – Senior Writer – 2022-08-05 16:20:39.0 CLEMSON – Clemson held the first fall camp practice Friday afternoon, and head coach Dabo Swinney touched on a variety of topics, including what he’s looking for in the practice, the health of his team, and the weights … Read more

News and notes, injury news from Clemson Media Day

Clemson coach Dabo Swinney says he’s being told Adam Randall is ahead of schedule. by David Hood – Senior Writer – 2022-07-19 17:47:24.0 CLEMSON—Head coach Dabo Swinney met with the media Tuesday, and he offered up plenty of injury updates, thoughts on the state of his program, and how he feels about his team heading … Read more

Dandy Dozen: Tigers’ 12th commit this month with ‘nasty’ Texas lineman

Sewell (right) poses with offensive line coach Thomas Austin. by Nikki Hood – Staff Writer – 2022-06-29 13:32:03.0 Dabo Swinney has another Dandy Dozen, and number 12 comes from the big state of Texas. Swinney signed just 12 players in his first-ever recruiting class at Clemson, a class that he calls the Dandy Dozen. That … Read more

It’s official: Erik Bakich named Clemson’s new baseball coach

Bakich was named Clemson’s 28th baseball coach on Thursday. Editor’s note: Contract details in the PDF attached. CLEMSON, SC – Director of Athletics Graham Neff named Erik Bakich as Clemson’s 28th head baseball coach on June 16, 2022. The Clemson University Board of Trustees Compensation Committee approved the measure. Bakich served as head coach at … Read more

Clemson Day 1 camp notes and observations

Jadyn Davis’ lively arm stood out on day one. Dabo Swinney‘s annual football camp got underway Wednesday with the balmy 90-degree temperatures that always accompany the competition. Swinney likes to remind all the campers “This is not a combine — this is a football camp,” which brought prospects from 30 states, Canada and Japan on … Read more