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The Clemson Tigers are the athletic groups that represent Clemson University. They compete as a member of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division I level (Football Bowl Subdivision (FBS) sub-level for football), mainly completing in the Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) for all sports since the 1953-54 season. Clemson competes for and has actually won multiple NCAA Division I championship games in numerous sports, including football, guys’s soccer, and guys’s golf.
In 1896, football coach Walter Riggs concerned Clemson, then Clemson Agricultural College of South Carolina, from Auburn University. He had actually constantly admired the Princeton Tigers, and hence gave Clemson the Tiger mascot. The Clemson Tigers field seventeen athletic groups. Guy’s sports are football, basketball, baseball, soccer, tennis, golf, track and field (indoor and outside) and cross-country. Women’s sports are basketball, soccer, tennis, golf, volley ball, track and field (indoor and outdoor), cross-country and rowing. The South Carolina Gamecocks are Clemson’s in-state athletic rival. The two institutions compete against each other in many sports, but the yearly football game gets the most attention. Clemson’s main rivals within the Atlantic Coast Conference are Georgia Tech and Florida State.