Clemson head coach Dabo Swinney and Tiger running back CJ Spiller went before the media one final time Friday in Tampa to talk about the ACC Championship Game tomorrow night against Georgia Tech.
This will be the second meeting of the season between the teams. They played in the second weekof the season on a Thursday night in Atlanta. Tech jumped out to a 24-0 lead only to see Clemson score 27 straight points. But Tech tied the game on a field goal and won it on a 36 yard field goal by Scott Blair with 57 seconds to play.
Interview with Dabo Swinney
The Tigers yielded a season high 307 rushing yards to Georgia Tech. Anthony Allen led the attack with 127 yards.
Spiller rushed for 87 yards on 20 carries. He also caught 4 passes for 69 yards and a touchdown, a 63 yard pass from Kyle Parker.
Interview with CJ Spiller
The Tigers are 8-4, the Yellow Jackets are 10-2. Both teams are coming off losses to their rivals. Tech has won three in a row against Clemson and five of the last six, but Clemson is 2-0 againsst Tech at neutral sites. Tech is a one point favorite for the 8:00 PM kickoff on ESPN.