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Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence passes against LSU during the second half of a NCAA College Football Playoff national championship game Monday, Jan. 13, 2020, in New Orleans. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

NCAA says Clemson QB can resume coronavirus fundraising

Mar. 24, 2020 8:30 PM EDT

CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — It turns out Trevor Lawrence and his girlfriend didn't do anything wrong when they were trying to help coronavirus victims and their families. What sounded like a noble effort but might have been an NCAA violation is OK after all. The NCAA said Tuesday the couple can resume their...

4 Ohio State football assistants top $1 million in salary

Mar. 9, 2020 4:35 PM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Four assistant football coaches at Ohio State will be paid at least $1 million this year, according to salary figures released by the school Monday. That will mark the first time four assistants on one staff have made seven figures, according to the USA Today database of coach's...

Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence, left, leaves the field after a NCAA College Football Playoff national championship game against LSU, Monday, Jan. 13, 2020, in New Orleans. LSU won 42-25.(AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

Antsy Lawrence moving forward after first loss as Clemson QB

Feb. 26, 2020 8:40 PM EST

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence was edgy and antsy after his second national championship game, something he hasn't felt too often. But six weeks ago, the spectacular sophomore who hadn't lost a game in college had his worst performance as Clemson's starter in a 42-25 loss to LSU...

Georgia, Clemson announce 2021 opening game in Charlotte

Feb. 18, 2020 3:45 PM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Georgia and Clemson will open the 2021 season by playing on a neutral site at the home of the NFL's Carolina Panthers. The game at Bank of America Stadium, scheduled for Sept. 4, 2021, was announced on Tuesday by the schools and the Charlotte Sports Foundation. Georgia and Clemson...

Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence, left, leaves the field after a NCAA College Football Playoff national championship game against LSU, Monday, Jan. 13, 2020, in New Orleans. LSU won 42-25.(AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

Swinney: Clemson focused on getting back to title game

Feb. 7, 2020 2:18 PM EST

CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Clemson coach Dabo Swinney first task after the Tigers' national title loss was crystal clear: Make sure his players weren't crushed by the defeat. After all, a good chunk of Clemson's roster — including quarterback Trevor Lawrence — had never lost a game in college...

Clemson co-offensive ordinator Tony Elliott speaks during media day for NCAA College Football Playoff national championship game Saturday, Jan. 11, 2020, in New Orleans. Clemson is scheduled to play LSU on Monday. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip).

Clemson's Elliott to make $1.6 million as Tigers coordinator

Feb. 6, 2020 11:00 AM EST

CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Clemson offensive coordinator Tony Elliott has received a raise and will earn $1.6 million a year after the school approved a new contract for several Tigers assistants. With the raise, Elliott is now tied with Alabama's Steve Sarkisian as the highest paid offensive assistant in...