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Clemson 43 Troy 19 Quoteboard

Clemson 43 Troy 19 Quoteboard

CLEMSON - The first half may not have earned many style points, but Dabo Swinney and company are happy to walk away from the season opener against Troy with a win.

Clemson trailed Troy 16-13 at halftime. The Tigers ran 30 plays for 121 yards. Fifty-nine of those yards were on the first two plays from scrimmage, a 26-yard run by Andre Ellington and a 33-yard touchdown pass from Tajh Boyd to Sammy Watkins. Five punts and 0 for 8 on third-down. Not only did Troy lead on the scoreboard, the Trojans ran more plays (35) and had more plays (195). Boo's echoed...

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