Win Probability 100%

CIT
CLEM
CLEM 100%

CIT

3

CLEM

61

End of 4th Quarter

Team Stats

  • Total Yards

    • CIT216
    • 662CLEM
  • Turnovers

    • CIT2
    • 0CLEM
  • Possession

    CITCLEM
    23:3136:29
  • 1st Downs

    • CIT9
    • 27CLEM

Game Information

Memorial Stadium (Clemson, SC)
  • Clemson, SC 29634
  • Line: CLEM -47.5
Attendance: 80,618
11/18/2017 Associated Press

No. 4 Clemson stays in playoff hunt with 61-3 Citadel win

Kelly Bryant threw for 230 yards and three touchdowns and was out of the game before halftime as No. 4 Clemson comfortably remained in the playoff race with a 61-3 win over The Citadel on Saturday.

Scoring Summary

1234T
The Citadel00033
Clemson211720361
first QuarterCITCLEM
TD
8:13
Deon Cain 53 Yd pass from Kelly Bryant (Alex Spence Kick)
5 plays, 60 yards, 1:49
07
play
Bryant finds Cain for 53-yard TD (0:44)

Clemson's big play wide receiver Deon Cain hauls in a 53-yard TD pass from Kelly Bryant in the first quarter. (0:44)

TD
5:38
Travis Etienne 6 Yd Run (Alex Spence Kick)
6 plays, 49 yards, 1:42
014
play
Clemson's Etienne walks in for TD (0:36)

Travis Etienne scores easily from 6 yards out for the Tigers in the first quarter. (0:36)

TD
0:51
Hunter Renfrow 12 Yd pass from Kelly Bryant (Alex Spence Kick)
8 plays, 69 yards, 2:17
021
second QuarterCITCLEM
TD
11:59
T.J. Chase 13 Yd pass from Kelly Bryant (Alex Spence Kick)
7 plays, 57 yards, 2:17
028
play
Clemson's Bryant throws 3rd TD (0:38)

Kelly Bryant connects with T.J. Chase for a 13-yard touchdown pass in the second quarter for the Tigers. (0:38)

FG
6:32
Alex Spence 26 Yd Field Goal
8 plays, 45 yards, 3:12
031
TD
0:05
Tee Higgins 32 Yd pass from Zerrick Cooper (Christian Groomes Kick)
6 plays, 81 yards, 0:54
038
play
Clemson's Higgins makes circus catch for TD (0:49)

QB Zerrick Cooper finds wide receiver Tee Higgins, who makes a difficult catch in the end zone for a 32-yard touchdown for the Tigers. (0:49)

third QuarterCITCLEM
TD
14:38
Tavien Feaster 61 Yd Run (Christian Groomes Kick)
1 play, 61 yards, 0:22
045
play
Clemson's Feaster scampers 61 yards for TD (0:48)

Tavien Feaster runs through the heart of the Bulldogs defense for a 61-yard touchdown run in the third quarter. (0:48)

TD
9:11
Travis Etienne 7 Yd Run (Drew Costa Kick)
5 plays, 80 yards, 1:38
052
play
Clemson's Etienne scores second rushing TD (0:29)

Travis Etienne's second touchdown of the game goes for 7 yards, as the Tigers continue to dominate. (0:29)

TD
3:50
Tee Higgins 78 Yd pass from Hunter Johnson (Drew Costa PAT failed)
3 plays, 83 yards, 1:10
058
play
Higgins makes one-handed catch down sideline for TD (1:08)

Clemson's Tee Higgins makes a beautiful one-handed catch, walks the tightrope to stay in bounds, and takes it 78 yards for the touchdown. (1:08)

fourth QuarterCITCLEM
FG
6:09
Christian Groomes 38 Yd Field Goal
7 plays, 13 yards, 2:42
061
FG
2:50
Jacob Godek 30 Yd Field Goal
5 plays, 59 yards, 3:19
361

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2017 Southern Conference Standings

TEAMCONFOVR
Wofford7-110-3
Samford6-28-4
Furman6-28-5
Western Carolina5-37-5
Mercer4-45-6
The Citadel3-55-6
Chattanooga3-53-8
East Tennessee State2-64-7
VMI0-80-11