Clemson championship parade details announced
CLEMSON, S.C - Set your alarm clocks!
For the second time in three years the Clemson Tigers are bringing back National Championship hardware to the Palmetto state.
Shortly after the team's 44-16 dismantling of Alabama, the university announced its plans for the championship parade on Saturday Jan. 12.
According to the university, gates to Memorial Stadium will open at 7 a.m. with the parade beginning at 9 a.m. at the intersection of College Avenue and Keith Street. The route will proceed to HWY 93 and turn left onto HWY 93 in front of Bowman Field. The route will then take a right onto Calhoun Drive and finally take a right onto Fort Hill Street where it will end at the east side of Memorial Stadium.
The celebration will include players, coaches, Administrators, Invited Guests, Tiger Band, Cheerleaders, Rally Cats, Mascots and more.
The stadium celebration will begin at approximately 10:30 a.m. and is set to end prior to noon so fans can attend the basketball game between Clemson and Virginia. The last time Clemson hosted the Cavaliers in a men's basketball game, was on January 14th, 2017 - the Saturday following the Tigers first national title in 35 years.