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Saturday, October 31, 2015

October 31st Clemson Historic Picture Of The Day

Night Games In 1950’s

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Today’s photos are from the 1950’s and shows the Tiger football team playing at night.

The above photo is from the 1955 home game against Presbyterian, the first home night football game in Clemson football history. Clemson would go on to an easy win over the Blue Hose, 33-0.

During the 1959 season the Tigers traveled to Houston to take on Jess Neely's Rice team. Below we see Doug Daigneault powering against the Rice defense as the Tigers would go on to win 19-0.


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Friday, October 30, 2015

October 30th Clemson Historic Picture Of The Day

Downtown Clemson In 1970’s


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Today’s photos are from the 1970's and are of downtown Clemson.

The above photo is a picture high above College Avenue facing Bowman Field. Take a look at all the cars lining College Avenue. Can you remember some of the names of this historic vehicles?

Many places downtown are no longer in Clemson. The below photo we can see Chanello’s Pizza on the left and the J&E Restaurant. Chanello’s is no longer downtown, but it is still in Clemson near the Bi-Lo on Greenville Highway.


The next photo is of a Clemson icon from the 1970’s, The Book Store bar. The Book Store was a great watering hole in Clemson, prompting many students to call home and ask their parents for some extra money so they could go to the “book store”. Little did the parents know that this money was not going to any books! You could even get into the Book Store from a back entrance near Clint’s Barber Shop.


The Book Store closed in March of 1981 when owner Manning Garren died.

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Thursday, October 29, 2015

October 29th Clemson Historic Picture Of The Day

Bob Bradley As A Senior


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Today’s photos are from 1949 and show a very young Bob Bradley during his senior year at Clemson.

The class of 1949 witnessed a perfect 11-0-0 football season in the fall of 1948, and in the above picture you can see Bob Bradley at what I believe to be some celebration get together for his graduation in 1949.

Originally from Greenville, Bob Bradley majored in Textile Manufacturing. He also was the editor of the Tiger newspaper his senior year.

Bradley worked 502 consecutive football games during his career at Clemson. Bradley was presented the Order of the Palmetto by the Governor's office and after his death was inducted into the Gator Bowl Hall of Fame.


Bradley redefined the field of sports information in 1979 when, under his direction, the Clemson Sports Information Department won nine national awards for its brochures and press guides.

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Wednesday, October 28, 2015

Broadcast Location In Raleigh For Tiger Pregame Show

The Tiger Pregame Show, a game day tradition for Clemson football fans on Saturdays since 2003, will broadcast its 163rd consecutive show at the Triangle Clemson Alumni Club Pregame Event...this Saturday from The Rally Point Sports Grill just 4 miles from Carter Finley Stadium!


Broadcast Time is 9:30-12:30 with the doors opening for the Pregame Event at 11:00 a.m.  David Hood, Senior Writer for Tigernet, will join Tiger Pregame Show founder Scott Rhymer on WCCP’s popular Tiger Pregame Show as it enters its 13th year on the air at WCCP 105.5 FM. 


The Tiger Pregame Show format will air from 9:30-12:30 this Saturday and we will offer in-depth analysis of the match up, focusing on X’s and O’s of what fans should expect to see on the field during the game. 


While we are on the road, we have joined up with the Triangle Clemson Alumni Club for their Pregame Event!  The Triangle Clemson Club cordially invites all visiting Tiger Fans to join us for the event, which will start at 11:00 am on Saturday, October 31, 2015. 


All proceeds of the pregame event will benefit our scholarship program for future Clemson University students! 

The Pregame Event will be held at The Rally Point Sports Grill in Cary, NC. Rally Point has a large outdoor covered patio area, so bring all your Clemson friends and family and wear your Solid Orange! 

The event will feature:

  • The Tiger Pregame Show with host Scott Rhymer broadcasting live from 9:30-12:30 on WCCP 105.5 The Roar, the Flagship Station of Clemson Athletics.
  • A chance to Meet and Greet fellow and visiting alumni from all over the country who are coming to Raleigh for the N.C. State game. 
  • All-You-Can-Eat Rally Point BBQ, multiple side dishes and all non-alcoholic beverages 
  • (2) beverage tickets for each paying adult customer for 16 oz. aluminum cans of popular beer brands and cider (additional beverage tickets can be purchased at $2.50 apiece)
  • Live entertainment provided by the Page 6 Band
  • Free shuttle bus service for all paying attendees to and from Carter Finley Stadium.
The Rally Point Sports Grill is located at 1837 North Harrison Avenue in Cary, NC 27513-2408 and the phone number is (919) 678-1088.

Check out the Rally Point webpage at: http://www.rallypointsportgrill.com/ 

The cost of the event (food, beverages, live entertainment and transportation to and from Carter-Finley) is as follows:

  • Adults (21 and over) - $25 in advance; $30 at the door
  • Children (13-20) - $10
  • Children (12 and under) - Free Wrist bands will be issued to all paying attendees and will be required for admission to the event.
Only paying attendees will be offered free bus shuttle transportation to and from Carter Finley Stadium. Shuttle buses to the game will start running to Carter Finley Stadium, beginning at approximately 1:00. 


Wrist bands can be purchased at the advance price of $25.00 up until 5:00 pm EST on Friday, October 30, 2015. After that time, the price will increase to $30. 

Tickets can be purchased through the Triangle Clemson Club PayPal Account (triangleclemsonclub@gmail.com), or by sending checks to Club Treasurer Adrienne Kerchner, 9308 Leslieshire Drive, Raleigh, NC 27615. If sending in a check, please provide the names of the attendees, a phone number and a current email address. 

If paying via PayPal, please designate the transaction as Personal so that no transaction fees are charged to the club. For further information, please contact David Burns '86 at (864) 508-4331 with any questions or email him at triangleclemsonclub@gmail.com. 

We look forward to seeing all visiting Clemson fans at the Pregame event. Thanks for your support of this event and our efforts to raise money for future Clemson student scholarships. 

You can keep up with all information related to the Tiger Pregame Show by liking the page on Facebook and following via Twitter. You can also stay tuned to The Tiger Pregame Show Blog, WCCP 105.5 FM, and at wccpfm.com for updates on the show. 

Scott will join Mickey Plyler on WCCP 105.5 FM and wccpfm.com every Friday morning at 7:05 to talk Clemson football and to set the stage for the Tiger Pregame Show. 

This season is set up to be magical...so don't miss a minute of the season and start your game day experience with The Tiger Pregame Show. 


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October 28th Clemson Historic Picture Of The Day

What A Difference 9 Years Make

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Today’s photos span 1952 to 1961, which included a dramatic change at Clemson.

The above photo was taken around 1952, when Clemson was still an all-male Military College. You can take note of the Trustee House in the background and the partial view of the second barracks on the right.

Fast forward just 9 years and you see the same photo location, but dramatically different culture at Clemson. In 1961, Clemson was no longer a Military College and it was no longer all-male.


One note from the two pictures…notice that the chimneys on the Trustee House are gone in the 1961 photo. I wonder where they went??!!

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Tuesday, October 27, 2015

October 27th Clemson Historic Picture Of The Day

1938 Aerial View Of Clemson


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Today’s photos are from sometime around 1938 and shows a very young Clemson College Campus.

In the top right corner of the picture you can see the newly constructed Fike Field House. The building originally opened in 1930 as the Clemson Field House, and was the indoor home to Clemson athletics.

You can see the farm land to the left and behind Fike that will one day be Memorial Stadium. Death Valley was not built until 1941.

And finally, if you look beside Long Hall, the small building that you see is the old Dairy building.

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Monday, October 26, 2015

Week 7 Trending: The Road To Charlotte

A weekly installment on The Tiger Pregame Show Blog this year will be a segment called "ACC Trending...The Road To Charlotte".

Each week every team in the ACC Atlantic and Coastal will be given a vote for trending to begin painting the picture of who will go to Charlotte in December.

Week 7 Installment:







If December Were Today, The Road To Charlotte Would Include...

Clemson vs. North Carolina

After Week 7, this still looks to be a 3 way race in the Coastal between North Carolina, Duke, and Pitt.  As they play each other, someone will survive and I believe that someone will be North Carolina.

There seems to be nothing stopping the FSU vs. Clemson game from being a defacto semifinal into the ACC Championship.  The Seminoles, however, look to now be out of the College Football Playoff talk with their loss to Georgia Tech.


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October 26th Clemson Historic Picture Of The Day

Hottie Ingram Out At Clemson


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Today’s photo is from Press Conference following the 1972 season at Clemson.

Clemson, after just completing a 4-7 season, put pressure on Hootie Ingram to resign as head coach of the football team. Ingram indeed resigned, paving the way for Red Parker. In his three years as head coach, Ingram’s overall record was 12-21.

In today's photo we see Hootie Ingram (left), Clemson President R.C. Edwards (center) and Hootie's replacement, Red Parker (right) in a press conference announcing the coaching change.

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Sunday, October 25, 2015

October 25th Clemson Historic Picture Of The Day

Downtown Clemson In 1920’s


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Today’s photos are rare images of downtown Clemson in the 1920’s. The above photo is from what is now downtown Clemson facing toward Tillman Hall. In the photo you can see Sloan’s Store (which is now Subway).

The next photo was taken the same day but from the other side of College Avenue. The house in the upper right corner is sitting where Mr. Knickerbocker's is located today.


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Saturday, October 24, 2015

October 24th Clemson Historic Picture Of The Day

“Gator” Farr

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Today’s photo are of a Clemson legend, “Gator” Farr. Gator was a 1930 graduate of Clemson and best known for his humorous eulogies during the pep rallies prior to the South Carolina football games.

Frank Mellette wrote an interesting insight into the character of "Gator" Farr:

“There is no doubt in the mind of anyone at Clemson that "Gator" Farr was one of the greatest characters who ever went there. "Gator" could blow a bugle and get the softer and more beautiful tones out of it than anybody at Clemson. He was a member of the Drum and Bugle Corps during his first two years. He realized that if he remained there for his last two years, he could only reach the rank of captain.”

“He had higher military ambitions and withdrew from the Drum and Bugle Corps after his sophomore year. During his junior year, he was Regimental Sergeant Major, the highest ranking military member of the junior class. "Gator" was Cadet Colonel his senior year, again the highest ranking military member of his class.”

“From time to time, after he had dropped out of the Drum and Bugle Corps, he would go down to the guardroom and blow taps. When he did this, there wasn't a cadet on the campus who didn't know who was blowing the bugle that night. On those occasions as the last notes faded away, there would be immediate and instantaneous applause from all sections of the campus.”

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Friday, October 23, 2015

October 23rd Clemson Historic Picture Of The Day

Dan’s Sandwich Shop (Part III of III)

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Today’s photos are the 3rd part of a three part series on Dan’s Sandwich Shop.

Dan’s Sandwich Shop may best be known for the pictures that adorned the walls of the restaurant. Clemson athletes, especially football players, made it to the “big time” if Dan would place their photo on the wall in the restaurant. You can see in the above photo all of the pictures that are on the walls.

After this Clemson landmark closed, it became the Tiger Paw Restaurant and served boxed chicken lunches for awhile but soon the kitchen closed and it was strictly a bar with a dance floor. Too many minors nabbed by ABC agents inside saw the loss of the Tiger Paw's license around 1976.


This cleared the way for The Bookstore, which featured a live deejay for the disco era in downtown Clemson. Students could honestly tell their parents that they were spending time at the bookstore! When The Bookstore closed, the place was remodeled into Strawberry's Restaurant, which stayed in business for several years in the early to mid 1980's.

In 1986 and part of 1987 it was a bar/restaurant called Lester's Burgers & Spirits. Finally, the location became TD's, opening July 1, 1988.

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Thursday, October 22, 2015

Broadcast Notes, Times, and Guest Host For Saturday's Tiger Pregame Show

The Tiger Pregame Show, a game day tradition for Clemson football fans on Saturdays since 2003, will broadcast its 162nd  consecutive show this Saturday as Clemson travels to Sun Life Stadium in Miami.  Broadcast Time Is 6:00 am until 9:00 am.





David Hood, Senior Writer for Tigernet will join Tiger Pregame Show founder Scott Rhymer on WCCP’s popular Tiger Pregame Show as it enters its 13th year on the air at WCCP 105.5 FM. 


The Tigers hit the road for only the 2nd time this year as Clemson invades Sun Life Stadium with a #6 national ranking.

“Anytime you go on the road, you better make sure you bring your best game with you.”, Rhymer points out.  "The road to Charlotte, and the College Football Playoff, is a clear path.  But you have to avoid the upset drama that is sure to rear its head around college football sometime soon."



“Those that are going to Florida can listen to us as they head over to Sun Life for the noon kickoff.  And those that are back at home, you can have your breakfast with the Tiger Pregame Show!"

“But that is not the only reason we embrace the technology.  In addition to streaming the show, we also want to engage fans during the show to allow them to give their opinions and insight into the show that we can use while broadcasting.  That’s the really exciting part of embracing the technology as it allows fans to do more than just listen.  It allows them to engage.”

The Tiger Pregame Show format will air from 6:00-9:00 this Saturday and we will continue to offer in-depth analysis of the upcoming game, focusing on X’s and O’s of what fans should expect to see on the field during the game.




Segments for the show include up-to-the-minute game day weather conditions, Top 25 Report, ACC and SEC Game Breakdowns, Injury Reports for both Clemson and their opponent, and a historical look back at this day in Clemson football history.

Clemson Head Coach Dabo Swinney, Defensive Coordinator Brent Venables, and Co-Offensive Coordinators Tony Elliott and Jeff Scott will offer their input on the show.

Eric MacLain, Travis Blanks and Jordan Legget will also have their thoughts on the game, giving Tiger fans a clear vibe of what the players are thinking leading up to kickoff.

Don Munson, the  Voice of the Tigers, will join the show live each week to give his unique perspective inside the football program. 

And, just like in the previous 12 years, the show will close the final hour with the Keys to the Game and game day predictions, this week with Tigernet's David Hood.


You can keep up with all information related to the Tiger Pregame Show by liking the page on Facebook and following via Twitter.



You can also stay tuned to The Tiger Pregame Show Blog, WCCP 105.5 FM, and at wccpfm.com for updates on the show.

Scott will join Mickey Plyler on WCCP 105.5 FM and wccpfm.com every Friday morning at 7:05 to talk Clemson football and to set the stage for the Tiger Pregame Show.




This season is set up to be magical...so don't miss a minute of the season and start your game day experience with The Tiger Pregame Show. 


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Go Tigers!

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October 22nd Clemson Historic Picture Of The Day

Dan’s Sandwich Shop (Part II of III)


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Today’s photos are the 2nd part of a three part series on Dan’s Sandwich Shop. Today’s photos were taken in the 1960’s after Dan's expanded by acquiring the space next door.

Dan Gentry was the original owner of the Trolley Car Diner on Pendleton Road that is now Mac's Drive-In. After many years working with Mac, Gentry decided to open his own restaurant, thus starting his own Clemson tradition.


Dan’s Sandwich Shop is known as much for the pictures that adorned the walls as for the burgers that they served. Clemson athletes, especially football players, made it to the “big time” if Dan would place their photo on the wall in the restaurant. Tomorrow, I will post some photos that show those famous pictures inside of Dan's Sandwich Shop.

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Wednesday, October 21, 2015

October 21st Clemson Historic Picture Of The Day

Dan’s Sandwich Shop In 1950’s

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Today’s photo is of Dan’s Sandwich Shop (Current Location of TD’s) in the 1950’s. This corner has a long history at Clemson with a variety of restaurants occupying the space.

Early in the 1940’s a restaurant named College Cafe occupied the space. In 1952, Dan Gentry opened Dan's Restaurant directly across from the town's post office and served hamburgers. "Judge" Keller would walk up from his store for lunch there.

After a fire in 1965, Dan set-up cooking burgers on the sidewalk outside the next day. Gentry would later purchase the building beside his original Dan’s and expand into the biggest hamburger joint in Clemson during the 1960’s and 1970’s. Tomorrow, I will have some pictures of the expanded Dan’s.


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Tuesday, October 20, 2015

October 20th Clemson Historic Picture Of The Day

Memorial Stadium From The Air In 1955

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Today’s photo is from high above Memorial Stadium at halftime of a game in 1955. As you can see from the picture, Clemson Cadets are coming back into the stands after being on the field at halftime.

The 1955 Tigers were 7-3 overall and 3-1 in the ACC, which was good enough for a 3rd place finish in the ACC. The Tiger QB’s in 1955 were Charlie Bussey and Don King. Joel Wells and Billy O’Dell were the running backs on that team.

This was the last year that Clemson was a military institution. This group of Cadets on the field in this picture were the last group to have this honor at Clemson.

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Monday, October 19, 2015

Week 6 Trending: The Road To Charlotte

A weekly installment on The Tiger Pregame Show Blog this year will be a segment called "ACC Trending...The Road To Charlotte".

Each week every team in the ACC Atlantic and Coastal will be given a vote for trending to begin painting the picture of who will go to Charlotte in December.

Week  Installment:






If December Were Today, The Road To Charlotte Would Include...

Clemson vs. North Carolina

After Week 6, this looks to be a 3 way race in the Coastal between North Carolina, Duke, and Pitt.  As they play each other, someone will survive.  Will also be interesting to see if these three move into the Top 25 soon.

There seems to be nothing stopping the FSU vs. Clemson game from being a defacto semifinal into the ACC Championship...and maybe the College Football Playoff.


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October 19th Clemson Historic Picture Of The Day

1950’s Memorial Stadium Press Box

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Today's photos are of the early 1950's and the Press Box at Memorial Stadium. As you can see from the picture above, the area was small and cramped.

Lou Sahadi writes of some of the antics that went on during this era in the press box.

"Frank Howard always enjoyed a good rapport with the press. Basically, he always made time to accommodate the writers and radio announcers who covered the team.”

“One of his favorite writers in the early 1940's was Carter "Scoop" Latimer, who worked for the Atlanta American. If there was one thing that Latimer liked besides writing, it was drinking. Sometimes he mixed the two, which didn't always work out too well. “

“Yet, Scoop had enough friends to bail him out of trouble. Once, when he was covering a Clemson game, he got so drunk he couldn't finish writing his story and passed out in the press box. His cronies bailed him out. Several kept filing stories over the Western Union wire. After they had sent six of them, the newspaper sent back a message to stop, it didn't need any more Clemson stories."

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Sunday, October 18, 2015

October 18th Clemson Historic Picture Of The Day

Tigers Upset NC State In 1962 ACC Tournament Behind Press Maravich


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Today’s photo is of Clemson Head Press Maravich being carried off the court in the 1962 ACC Tournament after the Tigers stunned NC State in Greensboro. The Tigers were only 12-15 overall during the 1961-1962 season and was only 4-10 in the ACC Regular Season.

After this stunning upset, the Tigers would defeat Duke the following day to advance to the ACC Championship Game against Wake Forest. The Duke win in the semifinals of that tournament, 77-72, on March 2, 1962, was the highest-ranked win in Clemson history to that point.

Clemson would fall 77-66 to the Demon Deacons in that title game, but the run was the highlight of the Press Maravich tenure at Clemson.

Maravich had a record of 55-96 at Clemson and his best year in 1961-1962. Maravich still holds the Clemson record for winning percentage in overtime games, 3-0, in 1956-1957, and he also had a 23-19 career mark in games decided by five points or fewer, also a Clemson record.

Maravich left Clemson and became an assistant coach at N.C. State before moving up to the head coaching position when Everett Case retired. Maravich later became head coach at Louisiana State University where he coached his son, Pete, who went on to become the leading scorer in NCAA history. (Even in 2013, "Pistol Pete" is still the all-time leading National Collegiate Athletic Association Division I scorer with 3,667 points scored and an average of 44.2 points per game.)

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Saturday, October 17, 2015

October 17th Clemson Historic Picture Of The Day

Courtside In Littlejohn 1972

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Today’s photo is a courtside view during at Clemson basketball game during the 1972 season. Notice the location of Tiger Band during that era…right behind Press Row.

You can see the late Bob Bradley in the photo standing at the left of the press table. The man seated to the left is Bill McLellan, Clemson's Athletic Director at the time.

Notice also the WSBF banner for the game day radio broadcast. In those days WSBF was both AM and FM. Rumors persist to this day that WSBF used the water pipes in Johnstone Hall as their AM antenna that provided a powerful signal across the upstate of South Carolina.

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Friday, October 16, 2015

October 16th Clemson Historic Picture Of The Day

Boxing At Clemson


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Today’s photos will look at a major sport at Clemson that is no longer a part of the Athletic Department. Boxing was a sport at Clemson in the 1930’s and 1940’s.

The photo above is of a Clemson boxer in a match during the 1942 season. This boxer, with the last name of Brown, defeated his opponent from VPI on this evening in Fike Field House.



This match was the highlight of the 1942 season as no other matches were won during that year. That can be blamed, in part, to the fact that the United States had just joined WWII and many Clemson Cadets were beginning training to enter service.

One other side note: The coach of the 1942 boxing team? None other than Walter Cox.

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Thursday, October 15, 2015

Broadcast Notes, Times, and Guest Hosts For Saturday's Tiger Pregame Show

The Tiger Pregame Show, a game day tradition for Clemson football fans on Saturdays since 2003, will broadcast its 161st  consecutive show this Saturday as Clemson hosts Boston College.  Broadcast Time Is 1:00-4:00.




The Tiger Pregame Show and TIGERS FOR TATAS

Show your support by donating $5 at WCCP The Roar’s Tiger Pregame Show this Saturday –Homecoming-Game against Boston College.

We are in front of Doug Kingsmore Stadium from 1p-3p selling these bracelets for Kathleen Swinney's Breast Cancer Charity 

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Dabo and Kathleen Swinney’s ALL IN Foundation raises money to support early breast cancer awareness

Kathleen is passionate about making mammograms available to all women here in the upstate.

The funds raised stay in our community, going to fund the St Francis Mobile Mammgraphy Unit that travels the upstate enabling woman that can’t afford a mammogram to get one.

Early detection is the key to survival and recovery.  Now on to the show notes....

David Hood, Senior Writer for Tigernet,  and Reggie Merriweather, former Clemson Running Back, will join Tiger Pregame Show founder Scott Rhymer on WCCP’s popular Tiger Pregame Show as it enters its 13th year on the air at WCCP 105.5 FM. 

Due to construction at Littlejohn Coliseum, The Tiger Pregame Show, along with the network's Tiger Tailgate Show, will broadcast from behind the Chapman Grandstands outside of Doug Kingsmore Stadium (near the 3rd base foul pole).




The buzz of this season continues to grow, and we will kick off our game day Saturday on the Tiger Pregame Show.

“What a dominating performance last week by Clemson over Georgia Tech.”, Rhymer points out.  "Clemson also continues to move up in the polls and the national relevance of every single game becomes more and more important."



“And guess what...it is Homecoming and we will have sunny and dry weather in Clemson!  When driving to the game Saturday or walking around campus, our fans can stream the show via their smart phones, making the show as portable as the listener wants to be on game day."

“But that is not the only reason we embrace the technology.  In addition to streaming the show, we also want to engage fans during the show to allow them to give their opinions and insight into the show that we can use while broadcasting.  That’s the really exciting part of embracing the technology as it allows fans to do more than just listen.  It allows them to engage.”

The Tiger Pregame Show format will air from 1:00-4:00 this Saturday and we will continue to offer in-depth analysis of the upcoming game, focusing on X’s and O’s of what fans should expect to see on the field during the game.




Segments for the show include up-to-the-minute game day weather conditions, Top 25 Report, ACC and SEC Game Breakdowns, Injury Reports for both Clemson and their opponent, and a historical look back at this day in Clemson football history.

Clemson Head Coach Dabo Swinney, Defensive Coordinator Brent Venables, and Co-Offensive Coordinators Tony Elliott and Jeff Scott will offer their input on the show.

Eric MacLain, Hunter Renfro and Kevin Dodd will also have their thoughts on the game, giving Tiger fans a clear vibe of what the players are thinking leading up to kickoff.

Don Munson, the  Voice of the Tigers, will join the show live each week to give his unique perspective inside the football program. 

And, just like in the previous 12 years, the show will close the final hour with the Keys to the Game and game day predictions, this week with Tigernet's David Hood and former Clemson Running Back Reggie Merriweather.


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You can also stay tuned to The Tiger Pregame Show Blog, WCCP 105.5 FM, and at wccpfm.com for updates on the show.

Scott will join Mickey Plyler on WCCP 105.5 FM and wccpfm.com every Friday morning at 7:05 to talk Clemson football and to set the stage for the Tiger Pregame Show.




This season is set up to be magical...so don't miss a minute of the season and start your game day experience with The Tiger Pregame Show. 


The Road To Charlotte Begins With The Tiger Pregame Show!

Go Tigers!

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