Clemson Tigers News: WBB vs Air Force, Joe Wilkinson, Portal Updates

Clemson Women's Basketball hosts the Falcons this afternoon, there is a new name to know for Clemson Football Recruiting and two former Tigers are hitting the portal for the second time.
Oct 24, 2023; Charlotte, NC, USA; Clemson player Amari Robinson during the ACC Women s Tipoff.
Oct 24, 2023; Charlotte, NC, USA; Clemson player Amari Robinson during the ACC Women s Tipoff. / Jim Dedmon-USA TODAY Sports

Today’s Events

Clemson Women’s Basketball vs Air Force: 1:00 PM in Littlejohn Coliseum – The Tigers look to bounce back against the Falcons.

Clemson dropped their last game against Georgia State. They are now 6-5 overall, and 1-0 in the ACC with two more non-conference games remaining.

Amari Robinson was recognized as the ACC Player of the Week for her effort against Georgia State.

Robinson had a career day with 35 points and 7 rebounds against the Panthers.

The team has been up and down this season so far. At their best, they are a very competitive team. Hopefully, they can peak at the right time and find the right chemistry as they head into the bulk of their conference schedule.

An unexpected name visited Clemson Football this weekend

There is a new name to know for fans of Clemson Football Recruiting.

Joe Wilkinson plays safety at Rome High School. He is rated as a 3-star prospect in the 247Sports Composite. Wilkinson is 6’-1” and 195 pounds.

Wilkinson recently de-committed from Appalachian State, and signs point towards him verbally committing to Clemson soon.

The Early Signing Day is tomorrow, and there could be as many as five new additions to the Class of 2024 before Wednesday is over.

Transfer Portal Updates

Clemson Football’s first opponent of the 2024 season will not be breaking in a new quarterback. Carson Beck announced he will be returning to the Georgia Bulldogs instead of declaring for the NFL Draft.

Two former Clemson Football players are entering the portal for the second time.

Offensive lineman Paul Tchio will be leaving Georgia Tech for another destination. Tchio transferred to the Yellow Jackets after a brief stay in the Tigers’ program as a reserve.

Defensive tackle Etinosa Reuban will also be leaving the Tech program. Reuban was injured quite a bit in the 2023 season and barely saw the field for the Jackets.