Statement from Clemson on the ACC suspending athletic activities
|Thursday, March 12, 2020, 3:46 PM- -|
Clemson officials released a statement on Thursday supporting the decision by the ACC conference to suspend athletic activities during the coronavirus pandemic.
"Clemson athletics fully supports the ACC statement as we look to create a safe environment for our student-athletes, coaches, staff and fans," the statement said. "We understand that this decision has many implications on the Clemson athletic landscape, but is in the best interest of our community. We will have more information on ticketing and other operational issues in the coming days. The department will continue to engage in conversations on this issue and provide updates as available."
The ACC released the following statement on Thursday afternoon.
"The Atlantic Coast Conference has suspended all athletic related activities including all competition, formal and organized practice, recruiting and participation in NCAA championships until further notice."