CLEMSON, S.C. (WMBF) – The 2016 national champs have announced their road to a repeat in the 2017 season. The ACC announced its football schedule for the fall this week, which completes Clemson's for the year of its title defense.
The Tigers open the year at home in Death Valley, hosting Kent State on September 2nd. Auburn comes to town the next week to complete a home-and-home series with the Tigers.
Clemson's first ACC game is a visit to Louisville on September _ to face Heisman Trophy winner Lamar Jackson. Their final conference game will be November 11th at home against Florida State.
The Palmetto Bowl rivalry against South Carolina will be Thanksgiving weekend on November 25th at Williams-Brice Stadium, the home of the Gamecocks.
Clemson's entire 2017 schedule is listed below:
September 2nd: vs. Kent State
September 9th: vs. Auburn
September 16th: at Louisville
September 23rd: vs. Boston College
September 30th: at Virginia Tech
October 7th: vs. Wake Forest
October 13th (Friday): at Syracuse
October 28th: vs. Georgia Tech
November 4th: at North Carolina State
November 11th: vs. Florida State
November 18th: vs. The Citadel
November 25th: at South Carolina