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Clemson students urge re-naming of Tillman Hall, following Yale’s name change of Calhoun College

CLEMSON, S.C. (WFXB) – Following Yale’s decision to re-name its Calhoun College for a less controversial figure, students at Clemson University have re-sparked the debate to rename Tillman Hall. The iconic building is named after Benjamin Tillman, founding trustee of the university, former governor of South Carolina, US Senator…and also, an alleged racist. Students, alumni and faculty pressured the university…

South Carolina woman banned from returning to US

A Clemson graduate is stuck overseas blocked from coming back to the US after Trump’s travel ban went into effect. A post on her Facebook page is going viral, getting over 200,000 shares over the weekend. Nazanin Zinouri was on vacation in Iran visiting family. When she heard of Trump’s immigration plan, she cut her trip short and hurried back…

Eye of the Tiger: Clemson dethrones Alabama, 35-31

TAMPA, FL (WFXB) – Thirty-five years in the making, Clemson clinched the College Football Championship title. The Clemson Tigers beat top-ranked Alabama Crimson Tide 35-to-31 in the playoff title game last night. With just six seconds left, Deshaun Watson finds Hunter Renfrow for the winning touchdown. The Tiger’s got even with the Crimson Tide, because Alabama beat Clemson in last…