CLEMSON, S.C. — The No. 1 Clemson Tigers will host Presbyterian College on Monday night at Historic Riggs Field. Kickoff is set for 7 p.m. with the match set to stream on ACCNX.
The Tigers (6-1-0) enter the match as the top-ranked team in the nation. Clemson will be looking to rebound from it 2-1 loss to No. 16 Syracuse on Friday night. Playing without Ousmane Sylla, Derek Waleffe and Hamady Diop, the Tigers scored the match's first goal, but conceded the next two and suffered their first loss of the season.
Clemson is 3-0 all-time against Presbyterian, with the Tigers outscoring the Blue Hose 15-0 all-time. Most recently, the two teams met in 1992 resulting in a 5-0 Clemson win.
Tigers’ standout Ousmane Sylla has led the way for Clemson, scoring four goals and notching five assists in just six matches thus far. He has tallied a point in every contest this season and is tied for the ACC lead in points with 13.
He is joined at the top of Clemson's scoring leaderboard by senior forward Mohamed Seye, who has assisted three of Sylla's goals. He's added two of his own and has also earned four points in two matches, bringing his point total on the season to eight. He is tied for third in the conference in assists.
Presbyterian travels to Clemson a perfect 5-0 on the season. Most recently, the Blue Hose defeated Wofford 3-2.