Game time announced for Clemson-Syracuse



The Tigers will face OR in the 2019 AdvoCare Classic beginning at 6:30 p.m. CDT.

The Ducks and Tigers are both expected to be ranked in a matchup that will feature arguably the best offensive and defensive lines in the country squaring off.

The Syracuse-Clemson football game earned the marquee television position for Week 3 of the college football season and will be ABC's Saturday Night Football broadcast on September 14. This is the sixth time that ABC's Saturday Night Football opened the season from AT&T Stadium.

The marquee matchup of the first full weekend of college football in 2019 will be in prime time.

OR was 1-1 in games on ABC last season, losing to Stanford in overtime on Saturday Night Football and beating Washington in overtime in an afternoon game that was broadcast to part of the country via ESPN2. The Orange was also one of Clemson's toughest games previous year, falling 27-23 on the road. The Orange is the last team to beat Clemson in the regular-season, winning 27-24 victory in Clemson's last visit to the Carrier Dome in 2017.

ABC to Televise Four Conference Championship GamesABC will televise four conference championship games, beginning with the Pac-12 Championship game Friday, Dec. 6, at 8 p.m. which will represent the first time ABC has televised a Friday night conference championship game.