The Clemson Tigers have added The Citadel Bulldogs to their 2028 soccer schedule, FBSchedules.com has confirmed.
Information of the The Citadel at Clemson matchup in 2028 was first reported in December by The Sports activities Arsenal, however the contract was not but finalized. The contract was executed on Could 17, 2023.
Clemson will host The Citadel at Memorial Stadium in Clemson, S.C., on Saturday, Sept. 16, 2028. The Tigers pays the Bulldogs a $500,000 assure for the competition, in keeping with a duplicate of the soccer recreation contract obtained from the College of Clemson by way of a state public information request.
Clemson and The Citadel first met through the 1909 season and have performed a complete of 39 contests. Of their most up-to-date matchup in 2020 at Memorial Stadium, the Tigers defeated the Bulldogs 49-0 to increase their benefit within the general sequence to 33-5-1.
Clemson is subsequent scheduled to host The Citadel on Nov. 23, 2024, which we beforehand reported again in 2017.
The Citadel is a member of the Southern Convention (SoCon) within the Soccer Championship Subdivision (FCS). Along with taking part in Clemson in 2024 and 2028, the Bulldogs even have future video games scheduled towards Ole Miss in 2025, Charlotte in 2026, Navy in 2027, and Military in each 2029 and 2033.
With the addition of The Citadel, Clemson has tentatively accomplished its non-conference schedule in 2028. The Tigers are slated to open the season at dwelling towards the Troy Trojans on Sept. 2 and shut the season at dwelling towards the in-state rival South Carolina Gamecocks on Nov. 25. Clemson can also be set to play on the Notre Dame Preventing Irish on a date to be introduced.