Jonathan Meeks, Football, Senior, Rock Hill, SC
Meeks had two interceptions, including one he returned 74 yards for a touchdown in Clemson’s 38-17 win over Virginia Tech on Saturday. He also had four tackles and a pass broken up for three total passes defended in the game. The 74-yard return for a score was the longest interception return for a score by a Clemson player since 2006.
Ahead 10-7 in the second period, with the Hokies driving, Meeks intercepted the pass at the Clemson 26 yard line and returned it 74 yards for the score to give Clemson a 17-7 lead. With the interception, Meeks jumped to fifth in Clemson history in total interception return yards with 192.
October 15, 2021