Clemson vs. Charlotte: Game Time, Channel, Spread, Announcers

first_imgClemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence throws against Texas A&MCLEMSON, SOUTH CAROLINA – SEPTEMBER 07: Trevor Lawrence #16 of the Clemson Tigers drops back to pass against the Texas A&M Aggies during their game at Memorial Stadium on September 07, 2019 in Clemson, South Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)Clemson football returns home this weekend, after an impressive 41-6 win over Syracuse at the Carrier Dome. On paper, Charlotte should be another easy win for the Tigers, but the 49ers have shown some flashes in their first year under Will Healy.The 34-year old former Richmond quarterback has shown that he can put points on the board. The 49ers are averaging over 47 points per game in their 2-1 start.Obviously, Clemson’s defense is magnitudes better than anything they have or will face this year. The Tigers lost immense talent on the defensive front, but overall don’t appear to have really missed a step from last year’s elite unit.Georgia Tech, unveiling a new non-option-based offense scored 14 points in the season opener at Clemson. In the last two weeks, the Tigers have held vaunted Jimbo Fisher and Dino Babers-helmed Texas A&M and Syracuse offenses to 10 and six points, respectively.Game week MOOD 🐅 #ALLIN— Clemson Football (@ClemsonFB) September 20, 2019Throw in a night game at Death Valley, and the Tigers should be fired up, even with a Group of Five opponent coming in. If you’re planning to watch this one, make sure to check local listings for ACC Network.Game Time: 7:30 p.m. ETChannel: ACC NetworkSpread: Clemson -41.5Over/Under: 61Announcers: Dave O’Brien, Tim Hasselbeck, Katie GeorgeThe biggest question for Clemson so far has surprisingly been quarterback Trevor Lawrence. The sophomore’s talent and potential is still very evident, but he hasn’t played a great game yet, and has made some sloppy mistakes.Through three games, Lawrence is 59-for-97 for 831 yards, five touchdowns, and five interceptions. Dabo Swinney says he’s not too worried about the potential future No. 1 pick, though.One glance at Clemson’s remaining schedule probably explains it. The Tigers may not face another ranked team this regular season with Texas A&M in the rearview mirror.The ACC looks incredibly weak, but as Clemson has shown repeatedly, that doesn’t mean the Tigers won’t be ready when the College Football Playoff rolls around.last_img read more

UN agencies rush to prepare Pakistani earthquake survivor camps for winter

With poor weather conditions making mountain roads impassable, UN helicopters are set to resume flights next week to remote quake-hit regions in Pakistan-administered Kashmir, said the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA).The UN Humanitarian Air Service (UNHAS) flights will carry building and agriculture materials to remote areas and plans to run at least five helicopters during its three-month winter operation from November until January 2007, according to the World Food Programme (WFP), which manages UNHAS.WFP already reaches one million survivors and guarantees winter food supplies for hundreds of thousands in remote mountain communities.To improve living conditions among survivors, the Norwegian Refugee Council is heading up the upgrade of 40 makeshift camps, mostly located in Muzzafarabad, Kashmir’s capital, and construction should be completed by mid-December.The massive quake in October 2005 ripped through thousands of homes, causing extensive damage, with some 600,000 rural and 30,000 urban dwellings affected across mountainous terrain stretching 30,000 square kilometres.The International Organization for Migration (IOM) expects to release a winter-needs assessment report for the region next week. read more