Friday update on National Championship Celebration Parade
|Friday, January 13, 2017 4:45 PM-|
Clemson’s National Championship Celebration Parade set for tomorrow is scheduled to feature more than 40 individual parade entries, including the Tiger Band, Rally Cats, cheerleaders, more than 200 former football players, the 1981 national championship team, City of Clemson Mayor J.C. Cook, Clemson University President Jim Clements, football support staff and closing with the student-athletes of the 2016 National Championship team.
The parade is scheduled to roll at 9 a.m., with the in-stadium celebration scheduled to start around 10:30 a.m. The celebration will include comments from President Clements, Director of Athletics Dan Radakovich, presentation of the AFCA Coaches Trophy and the College Football National Championship Trophy, as well as comments by players and Coach Swinney.
Fans can enter the stadium at 7 a.m., with Gates 1, 5, 9 and 13 open for access to the seating areas. Gate 10, the visiting team tunnel, will also be open for fans and students to stand in the general admission areas on the field (as shown on map).
Clemson’s men’s basketball team plays ACC foe Virginia tomorrow at 12 noon in Littlejohn Coliseum, and the game is sold out.
Link to ESPN3 coverage - https://www.espn.com/watchespn/index/_/id/2982610/clemson-national-championship-celebration