An investigation by the Office of Access and Equity at Clemson University revealed members of the women's golf team described the team's environment as "hostile." Clemson launched a review into the program after allegations were made about the behavior of head coach J.T. Horton.
Defensive end Jordan Williams of Virginia Beach had set Sept. 24 for his commitment announcement, but he's moved that date forward to Aug. 6. He's also cut his list from five to four dropping Ohio State. That means his decision will come from Clemson, Tennessee, Virginia and Virginia Tech.
College football has a stronger rollover policy than a cell-phone carrier. Preseason rankings are the barometer by which all victories are measured. The Heisman race operates by the same bias of proven performance. That is why Clemson University quarterback Deshaun Watson will open the season with a head start.
Wide receiver OrTre Smith of Wando High might have slipped down the Clemson recruiting board a little earlier in the year, but he and his mother found out how high he is now following a meeting of about eight hours at Clemson last week.
Clemson catcher Chris Okey was selected with the second pick of the second round of the MLB Draft, 43rd overall, by the Cincinnati Reds on Thursday night. That puts him in line for a signing bonus of $1,497,500.
Going into this week’s NCAA Regional at Doug Kingsmore Stadium, in which Clemson plays its first game Friday at 7 p.m. against Western Carolina, Patrick Andrews has emerged as a reliable relief option in the Tigers’ bullpen.