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This Day In Clemson Sports – November 17

Nov. 17, 2000

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This Day In Clemson Sports has been provided to by the authors of the book, Clemson: Where the Tigers Play. Three members of the Clemson Athletic family wrote the book: Associate Sports Information Director Sam Blackman, the late Sports Information Director Emeritus Bob Bradley and Men’s Tennis Coach Chuck Kriese.

November 17, 1962 – Football Clemson upset Maryland as Rodney Rogers kicked a 23-yard field goal with 84 seconds left in the game.

November 17, 1994 – Volleyball Jolene Jordan Hoover became the first Clemson volleyball coach to be named ACC Coach of the Year. Robin Kibben was named to the All-ACC first-team for the third straight year.

November 17, 1997 – Women’s Soccer Clemson defeated Georgia 1-0 in the first round of the NCAA Tournament.

Clemson: Where the Tigers Play, covers the major events that have occurred in over a century of athletic competition. From Frank Howard’s homespun humor to the National Championships Clemson has won in various sports, this book gives the many details of the Tigers at play.

For more information on purchasing the book contact Sam Blackman: Phone –