The second of two College Football Playoff semifinal games will take place at 8 p.m. ET on New Years Day, and it certainly has the worst blood among its contestants, Clemson and Ohio State.
Who could forget the classic and controversial Fiesta Bowl matchup of these teams in 2019? A disallowed fumble, questionable goal call and last-second interception resulted in a narrow 29-23 victory for Clemson, easily one of CFP’s best semifinal games since the start of the Playoffs in 2014.
Clemson’s Dabo Swinney and Ohio State’s Ryan Day aren’t doING anythING to lower the pressure ahead of tHis showdown either: Swinney voted the Buckeyes 11th in His latest coaches poll, while Day was caught on camera sayING: ING beat. His a—. “
However, there is more than just a recent History between these two shows. The Tigers are 4-0 all-time against Ohio State, includING 3-0 under Swinney, datING back to the teams’ first meetING in the 1978 Gator Bowl. That game resulted in a 17-15 Clemsowhomin but More importantly, it marked the last time Buckeyes coach Woody Hayes coached after hittING Clemson’s Charlie Bauman.
And the rivalry between Clemson’s Trevor Lawrence and Ohio State’s Justin Fields cannot be ruled out. Both players hail from the state of Georgia, came out in the same draftING class, ranked first and second in the draftING rankINGs, respectively, and are considered, dependING owhomho you ask, the top two prospects before the NFL Draft of 2021. Fields lost His first head-to-head meetING last season, and he would love nothING more than to even the score iwhomhat could be His final season.
Here’s everythING you need to watch the 2021 Sugar Bowl game between Clemson and Ohio State, includING the start time and TV channel for the college football playoff semifinal.
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What channel is Clemson vs. Ohio State today?
- TV channel (national): ESPN
- Live broadcast: ESPN app, fuboTV
Clemson vs. Ohio State will air live on ESPN. Chris Fowler and Kirk Herbstreit will serve as broadcaster and analyst, respectively. Maria Taylor will serve as a side reporter.
Clemson vs Ohio State start time
- Date: Friday january 1
- Kick off: 8 pm ET
Friday’s game will begin at 8 pm ET. It’s one of four games that will take place on the ABC family of networks that day, includING the third on ESPN.
Clemson Soccer Schedule 2020
|1||September 12||Clemson 37, Wake Forest 13|
|2||September 19th||Clemson 49, The citadel 0|
|3||October 3||Clemson 41, Virginia 23|
|4||October 10th||Clemson 42, Miami 17|
|5||October the 17th||Clemson 73, Georgia Tech 7|
|6||October 24th||Clemson 47, Syracuse 21|
|7||31 October||Clemson 34, Boston College 24|
|8||November 7||Notre Dame 47, Clemson 40 (2 years)|
|9||November 21||in the state of Florida (canceled)|
|10||November 28||Clemson 52, Pittsburgh 17|
|eleven||December 5th||Clemson 45, Virginia Tech 10|
|sixteen||Decembre 19th||Clemson 34, Notre Dame 10 (ACC championship)|
Ohio State 2020 Soccer Schedule
|8||October 24th||Ohio State 52, Nebraska 17|
|9||31 October||Ohio State 35, Penn State 25|
|10||November 7||Ohio State 49, Rutgers 27|
|eleven||November 14th||in Maryland (canceled)|
|12||November 21||Ohio State 42, Indiana 35|
|13||November 28||vs. Illinois (canceled)|
|14||December 5th||Ohio State 52, Michigan State 12|
|fifteen||December 12th||against Michigan (canceled)|
|sixteen||Decembre 19th||Ohio State 22, Northwestern 10 (Big Ten championship)|
College Football Playoff Schedule
Here’s the full schedule of college football playoff championship and semifinal games, plus final results and how to watch each game live.
Friday january 1
|Rose Bowl (AT&T Stadium)||No. 1 Alabama vs. No. 4 Notre Dame||4 pm ET||ESPN, fuboTV|
|Sugar bowl||No. 2 Clemson vs. No. 3 Ohio State||8 pm ET||ESPN, fuboTV|
Monday January 11
|CFP Championship Game (Hard Rock Stadium)||TBD vs. TBD||8 pm ET||ESPN, fuboTV|
Eddie is an Australian news reporter with over 9 years in the industry and has published on Forbes and tech crunch.