Georgia Game Officially Moved To Primetime


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Clemson, SC-The Clemson vs. Georgia football game scheduled for
Saturday, August 31 in Athens, GA will kickoff at 7:45 PM. The
announcement was made on Wednesday. This means that at least two of
Clemson's first five games will be televised nationally by ESPN. The
Georgia Tech game on September 14th also could be chosen by the
network.

The kickoff time for four of Clemson's first five games has
been announced. The home opener against Louisiana Tech on September
7 will kickoff at 1:00 PM, as will the September 21 game against Ball
State. The Florida State game in Tallahassee, FL, set for October 3,
will kickoff at 7:45 PM and will also be televised by ESPN.

The kickoff time for the Clemson vs. Georgia Tech game at
Death Valley on September 14th will be announced in July. All other
kickoff times will be announced 12 days prior to the game.

The August 31 game in Athens will mark the first time the two
teams have met since 1995 when Georgia won a night game played at
Clemson, 19-17. Georgia has won three in a row over the Tigers.
Clemson's last win in the series took place at Clemson in 1990, a
34-3 Tiger victory.

Clemson's last win in Athens took place in 1986, a 31-28 victory on a
last second 46-yard field goal by David Treadwell. Clemson also won
at Clemson in 1987, 21-20 on another field goal by Treadwell.

Clemson 2002 Schedule

Date Opponent Time Special Day

Aug. 31 at Georgia *7:45 PM

Sept. 7 LOUISIANA TECH1:00 PM IPTAY/Tiger Cub

Sept. 14 GEORGIA TECH TBA Hall of Fame

Sept. 21 BALL STATE 1:00 PM Youth/ACC 50-Year Celebration

Sept. 28 OPEN DATE

Oct. 3 at Florida State *7:45 PM

Oct. 12 at Virginia TBA

Oct. 19 WAKE FOREST TBA Homecoming/Parents

Oct. 26 NC STATE TBA

Nov. 2 at Duke TBA

Nov. 9 at North Carolina TBA

Nov. 16 MARYLAND TBA Military Appreciation

Nov. 23 SOUTH CAROLINA TBA 100th Game Celebration

Notes: *Televised by ESPN.

Group Tickets available for the Louisiana Tech, Ball State,
NC State and Maryland games. Season ticket price is $191.

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