Clemson offensive lineman has surgery to remove his appendix

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Pos: OT   Height: 6-5   Weight: 294   Hometown: Lake Waccamaw, NC (East Columbus HS)  
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Clemson head football coach Dabo Swinney said after practice on Wednesday that Clemson offensive lineman Joe GoreJoe Gore
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had appendicitis surgery on Wednesday at 5PM. The surgery was successful and Gore will miss at least the next two games.

Swinney said that something had been off with Gore for a while and they were glad to finally find out what the problem had been.

Gore is listed as the backup tackle to both right tackle starter, Kalon Davis, and the left tackle starter, Isaiah Battle.

He has started three of the four games so far this year and has averaged 47 plays per game.

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