There wasn’t a lot Dabo Swinney may say through the second half of Clemson’s nationwide championship sport loss to LSU final month. His staff lastly met an adversary that saved its finest for final and the five-time defending ACC champs succumbed with their first loss in 30 video games.
The excellent news is Clemson will not need to stew over the loss very lengthy. Spring follow begins for the Tigers in two weeks.
“It’s form of develop into our norm,” Swinney mentioned throughout his National Signing Day press conference on Wednesday. “We’re the final off (the sphere in January) and I don’t know if anyone is beginning earlier than (Feb. 26), but when we’re not the primary, we’re one of many first again on the sphere.
“I like that. We’re very blessed that we’ve had a number of time to maintain training, keep in principally soccer form while you go so far as we did.”
For the Tigers, they’re going to be gunning for his or her third nationwide championship in 5 seasons this fall, a modern-day dynasty constructed on elite recruiting and the shortage of competitors at a nationwide stage from the remainder of the ACC. Different High 5 packages don’t have it so easy, nevertheless.
ESPN lately polled its legion of faculty soccer analysts to provide you with one cause why every preseason Top 25 team may attain the Playoff this season. We have deliberated on our personal, too: