No Pizza Party This Year For Clemson

pizza

CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) – Don’t count on eating championship pizza with the Clemson Tigers next month.

Clemson coach Dabo Swinney says due to logistics the team would unlikely arrive back on campus in time following a potential Atlantic Coast Conference championship game to celebrate with fans as they did a year ago. The ACC moved its title game from Charlotte, North Carolina, to Orlando, Florida because of North Carolina’s law that restricts the rights of LGBT people.

In 2015, the Tigers and Swinney greeted about 30,000 people at Death Valley on the Sunday following their 45-37 ACC title win over North Carolina.

The fans and Tigers watched Clemson’s College Football Playoff selection and ate free pizza , as Swinney had promised earlier in the season.

The third-ranked Tigers (8-0, 5-0 ACC) face Syracuse (4-4, 2-2) on Saturday.

(Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s