LIVE from Atlanta, GA - Clemson vs. Georgia Tech
Bobby Dodd Stadium
Final: No. 2 Clemson 49, Georgia Tech 21. GT held to 2.6 yards per rush. Trevor Lawrence throws 4 TD passes. Travis Etienne rushes for 122 yards, TD.
Next up is a noon kickoff on Sept. 29 at home versus also soon-to-be 4-0 Syracuse (on ABC).
officially TL's team now!
Clemson leads 49-21, 4:01 4th.
Trevor Lawrence tacks on his fourth passing TD, hitting Tee Higgins over the middle for the 30-yard score. Lawrence updated numbers: 13-18-176, 4 TD-INT. Two rushes for 11 yards.
Tough running from Travis Etienne brings Clemson over the 50 to the GT 42. He's up to 122 rushing yards now.
Trevor Lawrence reenters the game with Clemson up 42-21 with 6:14 left.
Oliver 5-yard TD pass to Lynch cuts the Clemson lead to 42-21, 6:15 to go.
James Skalski gets the QB and the B-back on hit for the TFL. He's been ready to play some football.
Brice's throw into coverage is picked off and returned to the Clemson 33. 10:13 to go here.
Kelly Bryant finishes his day 6-of-10 passing for 56 yards, also rushing four times for 5 yards. Trevor Lawrence completed 11-of-16 for 142 yards, 3 TDs-INT.
Chase Brice is in at QB for Clemson as Clemson takes over at its 39 with under 13 to go.
End 3rd quarter: Clemson 42, Georgia Tech 14. GT ball at its 14.
GT drive aided by a couple of personal foul flags called on Clemson results in a Yellow Jackets TD. 42-14 Tigers, 1:43 3rd.
Targeting call is confirmed on Chad Smith.
Clemson's Chad Smith called for targeting on a long pass play by GT. Play under review.
Travis Etienne punches in the 3-yard score to cap a 10-play and 83-yard drive. Clemson leads 42-7, 5:10 3rd. Bryant goes 3-3 for 40 yards on the drive.
Kelly Bryant is back on the field with Clemson up 35-7 with 9:37 to go in the third quarter. First action since the first quarter.
Xavier Thomas getting some extended playing time with the first team group and he breaks up the pass on second down.
Tavien Feaster runs through GT attempted tackles 27 yards to the end zone and gives Clemson a 35-7 lead, 12:20 3rd. Five carries for 56 yards for Feaster.
Another long run by Etienne but Clemson moves back after a personal foul flag on Sean Pollard. 1st and 10 at the 41.
Three plays in and Clemson's already at the GT 40 after a long Etienne run.
Trevor Lawrence is back on the field to lead Clemson's first drive of the second half.
Yeah, Lawrence is the real deal. PJ got is work cut out for his team in 2nd half.
Halftime: Clemson leads 28-7. The Tigers have 196 yards to GT's 75. GT held to 2.3 yards per rush. Lawrence leads Clemson with 9-14 passing for 126 yards, 3 TDs, INT.
Clemson leads 28-7. Lawrence is now 9-of-14 passing for 126 yards with three touchdowns and one interception.
Lawrence shovel pass to Etienne for the 3-yard TD with 5 seconds left.
Facing 3rd and 15, Lawrence hits Rodgers on the run for the conversion on a 21-yard pass at the GT 3. Clemson timeout with 11 seconds left.
Trevor Lawrence zips in a pass that Hunter Renfrow gets a toe in on the sidelines for the conversion.
I think Hunter is your secret weapon.
Clemson timeout facing a 3rd and 7 with 39 seconds left at the GT 28.
Trevor Lawrence is back out there to lead Clemson with 1:58 left in the half.
TaQuon Marshall goes relatively untouched on the 11-yard keeper to get GT on the board. 21-7 Clemson, 2:08 2nd.
Oops, a GT TD.
Kind of an awkward screen in the middle of the field deflects off the center and into a GT's defenders' arms.
Trevor Lawrence is picked off in Tigers territory and the Jackets have the ball at the Clemson 16.
A third GT 3-and-out on the day gives Clemson the ball back - holding pushes the ball back to the Tigers' 25 after a solid Amari Rodgers return. Trevor Lawrence still in at QB.
You guys keep this up and your going to make Georgia Southern really look good.
Trevor Lawrence is now 3-3 for 71 yards with two touchdown passes in two drives today. Clemson leads 21-0, 7:15 2nd.
Trevor Lawrence to Justyn Ross, 53 yards for the TD.
By himself downfield, Mark Fields drops a pass seemingly intended for him and GT punts. Amari Rodgers with a nice return to the Clemson 45. 7:42 to go in the 2nd quarter.
Trevor Lawrence finds Hunter Renfrow in the end zone on a 17-yard pass. Clemson leads 14-0, 9:11 2nd.
Travis Etienne runs through GT defenders to the Yellow Jackets' 34 and a personal foul by GT tacks on yards to the GT 19.
Feaster is out of the tent and warming up on the sidelines.
Tavien Feaster stays down after a 6-yard run, but walks off with no help. Was grabbing his right knee before heading to the medical tent.