Clemson vs. Georgia Tech Pre-game Notes
Kickoff: 8:06 PM
Site: Clemson Memorial Stadium, Clemson, SC
Expected Attendance: 82,000 (Reserved seats are sold out)
High School Gate: Tickets for students high school age
and under will be available for $8 at Gate 11 beginning at 5:00 PM.
Stadium Gates Fans may enter the stadium at 6:30 PM
Television: ABC (regional audience to South Carolina, North
Carolina, Virginia, Georgia, Florida, Alabama, Mississippi, Arkansas, Tennessee, Kentucky and Washington, DC)
Announcers: Brent Musburger, Gary Danielson, Jack Arute
Clemson Personnel Update:
Duane Coleman (TB)-broken foot, could dress, but out
Roy Walker (FS)-Torn ACL, out for the season
Roshaad Jackson (DT)-broken foot, out
Special Activities during pregame ceremonies on the anniversary of 9-11
*Beginning at 12:01 am Saturday morning, there will be images of 9-11 displayed on Pawvision in the West Endzone at Memorial Stadium until approximately 6:00 pm on Saturday.
*The rescue teams of the New York City Police Department, the Port Authority and the Fire Department of New York will be recognized.
*Phillip Lovin, a graduate of Oakway High School (Now West-Oak), and a fireman from Hendersonville, NC will be introduced. Lovin took a voluntary three-moth leave of absence from his job on the morning of
9-11 and drove 11 hours to New York to help in the rescue operation at the World Trade Center.
Mr. Lovin will be carrying a flag that flew over ground zero and
was presented to him after the recovery efforts were completed on December 12, 2001.
*During the pregame, there will also be a moment of silence for the victims of 9-11 and for the Bowden family members who lost their lives in an automobile accident this past Sunday evening.
*Central Spirit will release balloons in the shape of an American Flag in honor of those who died during 9-11.