College Football News

Toriano Pride Commits to Clemson

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Clemson picked up a commitment from 4-star cornerback Toriano Pride on Friday, the Tigers second blue-chip commitment in as many days.

Clemson offered Pride in August of last year and the 5-foot-11, 180-pound player picked the Tigers over Ohio State, Oregon, Georgia and Missouri. In total he had close to 30 offers.

Sherrod Covil Commits to Clemson

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Sherrod Covil committed to Clemson on Thursday.

The 4-star safety from Chesapeake, Virginia chose the Tigers over Virginia Tech, Notre Dame, Ohio State and Penn State. In total the blue chip prospect had more than 40 offers.

Clemson Elite Recruiting Retreat Rousing Success

Impact of playoff on Group of 5

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After a dead period that lasted fifteen months, it was extremely nice to see the Clemson campus once again buzzing with potential high school prospects over the weekend.

Dabo Swinney held the Tigers’ first big recruiting event of the summer, the first-ever Elite Retreat…

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Before 1992, there was no playoff mechanism in place to pit the best teams against one another for a shot at the mythical national championship. The Bowl Coalition and the Bowl Alliance suffered from their incomplete membership, as the Big Ten and Pac-10 opted to maintain their exclusive ties with the Rose Bowl instead of joining other power conferences.