Tigers vs Eagles Final: 45-31 - Recap
|Tigers vs Eagles Final: 45-31 - Recap|
Clemson's aerial attack produced 367 yards and the Tigers produced a 45-31 victory over Boston College on Saturday at Alumni Stadium.
The Tigers were a 7-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 60.5.
Andre Ellington rushed for 132 yards, while Tajh Boyd added 42 yards in the win. DeAndre Hopkins and Jaron Brown added 197 and 61 receiving yards respectively.
Andre Williams rushed for 61 yards for Boston College, while Bobby Swigert added 8 yards. Chase Rettig threw for 341 yards for the Eagles, while receivers Alex Amidon and Spiffy Evans had 193 and 70 yards respectively.
Clemson outgained Boston College 576-420 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 27-18 by the Tigers.
Clemson lost the time of possession battle 31:13/28:47, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Clemson heads into a Week 6 battle against Georgia Tech. Boston College, meanwhile, will have their next action against Army.