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South Carolina quarterback Spencer Rattler is coming off the best game of his career as the Gamecocks travel to Clemson for the Palmetto Bowl Saturday.

Rattler, Uiagalelei follow similar paths into rivalry game

CLEMSON - South Carolina quarterback Spencer Rattler and his Clemson counterpart DJ Uiagalelei have followed similar paths to the Palmetto State showdown on Saturday. Both were highly regarded prep stars from the West expected to dominate in …

Clemson forward Hunter Tyson

Tyson, Hemenway lead Clemson over Loyola Maryland

CLEMSON (AP) - Hunter Tyson finished with 14 points and nine rebounds, Alex Hemenway scored 13 and Clemson rolled to a 72-41 victory over Loyola Maryland on Monday night. Hemenway sank all five of his shots - three of them from 3-point range. …

South Carolina coach Shane Beamer and the Gamecocks travel to Clemson for the Palmetto Bowl on Saturday.

Rivalry week picks: From Egg Bowl to Apple Cup to The Game

Conference title and playoff hopes are just part of what's on the line during college football's rivalry weekend. There's the Golden Egg in Mississippi. The Territorial Cup in Arizona. The Old Oaken Bucket in Indiana. The Apple Cup in Washington. …

Clemson running back Will Shipley (1) hurdles over Louisville safety M.J. Griffin (26) on his way to a touchdown on Saturday in Clemson.

Behind RB Shipley, LB Carter, No. 9 Clemson taking the leap

CLEMSON - Clemson tailback Will Shipley made the leap and so did Tigers linebacker Barrett Carter. Now, players all over the field are seeking the chance to go airborne as the ninth-ranked Tigers head into their final stretch. "I'm going to …

Clemson running back Will Shipley (1) hurdles over Louisville safety M.J. Griffin (26) on his way to a touchdown on Saturday in Clemson.

Clemson wins 39th straight at home 31-16 over Cards

CLEMSON - DJ Uiagalelei had plenty of his own accomplishments to feel great about in No, 9 Clemson's 31-16 win over Louisville. Instead, the Tigers' starting quarterback gushed about teammate Will Shipley's picture-perfect hurdle over Cardinals …

Tennessee quarterback Hendon Hooker, left, fumbles as he is hit by Georgia defensive lineman Jalen Carter (88) in the end zone during the Bulldogs' win on Saturday in Athens, Georgia.

Georgia new CFP No. 1, followed by Ohio State, Michigan, TCU

Georgia was the new No. 1 in the College Football Playoff rankings Tuesday night, followed by Ohio State, Michigan and TCU. The Bulldogs' rise from No. 3 was no surprise after their dominant victory against previously top-ranked Tennessee on …

Clemson head coach Dabo Swinney and the Tigers are at risk of missing the College Football Playoff for the second year in a row after losing to Notre Dame on Saturday.

ACC in danger of being excluded from second straight playoff

ATLANTA - Clemson's loss at Notre Dame was a severe blow to the ACC's hopes of landing a team in the College Football Playoff. Last weekend's 35-14 setback at three-loss Notre Dame dropped Clemson (8-1, 6-0) from the list of the nation's unbeaten …

Clemson quarterback DJ Uiagalelei's job is anything but secure, according to head coach Dabo Swinney.

Clemson's Swinney: If DJ can't improve, "someone else" plays

CLEMSON - Clemson coach Dabo Swinney is prepared to do what it takes to improve his struggling offense - even if that means benching starting quarterback DJ Uiagalelei for more than a series or two. Uiagalelei, a 6-foot-3, 235-pound junior, was …

Clemson guard Chase Hunter (3) scored 23 points in the Tigers' win over The Citadel on Monday.

Clemson opens with 17th straight win over The Citadel

CLEMSON (AP) - Chase Hunter scored 23 points, Ian Schieffelin and Hunter Tyson added double-doubles and Clemson turned back The Citadel 80-69 in a season opener on Monday night. Hunter sank 8 of 17 shots, including 3 of 4 from 3-point range, with …

Swinney: Clemson DE Thomas done for year with foot injury

CLEMSON (AP) - Clemson coach Dabo Swinney said starting defensive end Xavier Thomas will miss the rest of the season after re-injuring his foot. Swinney said Monday night on his radio call-in show that the 6-foot-2, 256-pound fifth-year senior …

Clemson running back Will Shipley (1) and the Tigers are among the top four teams in the first College Football Playoff rankings, which were released on Tuesday.

CFP's first top 4: Tennessee, Ohio State, Georgia, Clemson

Tennessee, Ohio State, Georgia and Clemson were the top four teams in the first College Football Playoff rankings of the season released Tuesday night, four days before the Volunteers and Bulldogs square off on the field. Michigan was fifth, …

Tennessee quarterback Hendon Hooker (5) and the No. 2 Volunteers travel to No. 1 Georgia on Saturday.

College football picks: Top-ranked teams hold edge in 1 v. 2 games

The College Football Playoff and the Bowl Championship Series before it made No. 1 vs. No. 2 rather routine in the postseason. Before all that, back in the old bowl system, everything needed to fall into place just right so No. 1 could play No. 2 …

Georgia running back Daijun Edwards (30) and the top-ranked Bulldogs face No. 2 Tennessee this weekend.

AP Top 25 reality check: Pair of 2s sets up 1 vs. 2 matchup

The chances of having a 1 vs. 2 matchup go up if there are two No. 2s in The Associated Press college football poll. Tennessee and Ohio State were tied for No. 2 Sunday in the AP Top 25 presented by Regions Bank. Georgia remained No. 1, …

Clemson quarterback DJ Uiagalelei is prepared to return to the lineup after being benched against Syracuse prior to the Tigers' bye week.

No. 5 Clemson's Uiagalelei confident he's back to form

CLEMSON - Refreshed from a week off, Clemson quarterback DJ Uiagalelei believes the site of his best showing in college will prove once more to doubters he's capable of leading the fifth-ranked Tigers to their championship goals. Uiagalelei …

Tennessee tight end Princeton Fant (88) celebrates after scoring a touchdown against Kentucky on Saturday in Knoxville, Tennessee.

AP Top 25: Tennessee, Ohio St. tied at 2, UGA next for Vols

Tennessee moved into a tie with Ohio State for No. 2 in The Associated Press college football poll Sunday to set up a 1 vs. 2 matchup next week with top-ranked Georgia. Georgia-Tennessee will be the 25th regular-season game matching the top two …