Clemson will host The Citadel in its 2020 home opener on Saturday, Sept. 19, 2020. Here is what you need to know about the game, which is being played in front of 19,000 fans during the COVID-19 pandemic:
WHAT TIME DOES CLEMSON FOOTBALL PLAY TODAY?
Who: The Citadel (0-1) at No. 1 Clemson (1-0, 1-0 ACC)
Kickoff time: 4 p.m. Saturday
Watch on TV: ACC Network (Anish Shroff, Tom Luginbill, Eric Wood)
Where: Memorial Stadium; Clemson, South Carolina
Series history: Clemson leads 32-5-1 and has won 17 consecutive meetings in the series
Last meeting: Clemson won 61-3 on Nov. 18, 2017 at Memorial Stadium
Radio: 93.1 FM in Columbia, 92.5 in Greenville, 105.5 in Clemson (Don Munson, Tim Bourret, Reggie Merriweather)
National radio: Sirius channel 81, XM channel 81
Weather: Cloudy, with a high of 69 and low of 51
CLEMSON-THE CITADEL: WHAT’S AT STAKE
1. Clemson can extend its record for the nation’s longest active home winning streak, which currently sits at 22 games entering Saturday. The Tigers are 41-4 at home since 2014.
2. Clemson can remain undefeated against FCS teams with a victory. The Tigers enter the matchup with a 34-0 all-time record.
3. The Tigers have won 30 consecutive regular season games, with their last regular season loss coming at Syracuse in 2017. Clemson’s streak is presently tied with the 2013-15 Florida State Seminoles for the most in ACC history. A 31st straight regular season win would give Clemson sole possession of the longest such streak in conference history.