(WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.) — Clemson quarterback Tajh Boyd threw for a school record 428 yards and completed five touchdown passes as the 18th ranked Tigers destroyed Wake Forest, 42-13.
Boyd wasn’t the only Tiger breaking records. Clemson receiver Sammy Watkins had eight catches for a school record 202 yards in the win. He also caught his first touch down of the season, a 61-yard bomb in the second quarter.
Quarterback Tanner Price threw for 232 yards for Wake Forest in the loss.
The win puts Clemson (7-1, 4-1 ACC) in a tie with Florida State for first in the Atlantic division of the ACC (although Florida State owns the head-to-head tiebreaker). The Demon Deacons are now 4-4 overall and 2-4 in the conference.
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