"They're Doing it Right at Clemson"

Lawrence Timmons traveled to Williams-Brice on Saturday with several teammates to watch the Tigers defeat the Gamecocks. Did the Tigers performance earn Clemson the final visit for the Florence superstar? We've got all the details in this recruiting update.

LB Lawrence Timmons
6-1, 220, 4.56
Wilson High School
Florence, South Carolina

Did you attend this years Palmetto state championship between Clemson and South Carolina?
Timmons: Yes sir. I came with my sister and her boy friend.

What are your thoughts on the Tigers victory over the Gamecocks?
Timmons: Clemson just manhandled them. I wasn't expecting a blowout. By the end of the first quarter I said good lord. They are doing something right over there at Clemson.

Did the impressive performance improve the Tigers chances?
Timmons: Oh yeah.

Will Clemson get your final official visit?
Timmons: I'm thinking about it seriously. I will decide over the next week. I want to think about it over Thanksgiving.

What did Coach Dabo Swinney tell you last week when he called?
Timmons: He was talking about how they are improving. He asked me if I was going to setup an official visit. I told him I'm thinking about it. He told me if I come up for an official visit he will convince me to come to Clemson.

Are you familiar with the Clemson depth chart at linebacker?
Timmons: Yes I am. I heard they will be needing a lot of LB's after next year.

We will continue to keep you updated on this outstanding linebacker from South Carolina, right up through signing day 2004.

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