Clemson releases 2019 football schedule

Clemson releases 2019 football schedule
Clemson head coach Dabo Swinney leads a huddle before the NCAA college football playoff championship game against Alabama, Monday, Jan. 7, 2019, in Santa Clara, Calif. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu) (Jeff Chiu)

CLEMSON, SC (WIS) - A little more than a week after winning their second national title in three years, the Clemson Tigers are already turning their attention to the 2019 season.

Officials at Clemson released the Tigers’ schedule for the upcoming season, which starts with the season opener on Aug. 29 at home against Georgia Tech. Clemson’s first game of the season will also be the first game ever to be televised on the new ACC Network.

One week following their tilt against the Yellow Jackets, the Tigers welcome former Florida State head coach Jimbo Fisher and the Texas A&M Aggies to Death Valley.

On Sept. 14, Clemson heads north to take on Syracuse. Three weeks later, the defending national champions will take on Florida State at home.

The Tigers finish the season with a tough November slate that includes Wofford, North Carolina State, Wake Forest, and South Carolina.

Here’s a look at the full schedule:

Aug. 29 (Thursday): GEORGIA TECH

Sept. 7: TEXAS A&M

Sept. 14: at Syracuse

Sept. 21: CHARLOTTE

Sept. 28: at North Carolina

Oct. 12: FLORIDA STATE

Oct. 19: at Louisville

Oct. 26: BOSTON COLLEGE

Nov. 2: WOFFORD

Nov. 9: at NC State

Nov. 16: WAKE FOREST

Nov. 30: at South Carolina

More information on ticket sales will be announced at a later date.

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