Game Capsule

TALLAHASSEE, FLA. - The Clemson Tigers travel to Doak Campbell Stadium Saturday evening to face off with the 10th-ranked Florida State Seminoles.

GAME: Clemson (1-1, 0-1) at Florida State (2-0, 1-0) 7:45 PM

LOCATION: Doak Campbell Stadium (82,300)



SPREAD: Florida State by 4

COACHES: Clemson head coach Tommy Bowden is 53-34 (71-38 overall) in his eighth season with the Tigers. FSU head coach Bobby Bowden is 288-75-4 (361-107-4 overall) in 31 years with the Seminoles.

SERIES: Florida State has a 15-4 advantage in the series with Clemson dating to a 38-13 Florida State win in Tallahassee in 1970, but the Tigers have won two of the last three. Both wins have come at Clemson and this game will be played in Tallahassee, where Clemson has not won since 1989.

INJURIES: Clemson- CB C.J. Gaddis (ankle) questionable, LB Tramaine Billie (ankle) out, LB Anthony Waters (ACL) out, OL Jamarcus Grant (foot) out, S Mike Hamlin (foot) out, DE Gaines Adams (shoulder) probable. Florida State- DT Paul Griffin (ACL) out, DT Emmanuel Dunbar (back) doubtful, DT Letroy Guion (ankle) doubtful, LB Derek Nicholson (ankle) probable, DE Alex Boston (ankle) probable.

FORECAST: Temperatures are expected to reach the mid to upper 80s today in Tallahassee. There is also a 30% chance of a stray thundershower this evening.

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PREDICTION: Florida State 29 Clemson 24

DON'T FORGET! The Tiger Pre-game Show will be broadcasting live Saturday afternoon from 1:45 PM to 4:45 PM from Doak Campbell Stadium in Tallahassee. Tune in to 104.9 WCCP FM in upstate South Carolina or on the world wide web on Top Stories