Clemson Athletics COVID-19 Update – Oct. 9, 2020
“Clemson Athletics completed 1,335 COVID-19 PCR tests on student-athletes and staff from Oct. 2 to Oct. 8. During these tests a total of 15 individuals tested positive. This includes twelve student-athletes or 1.1% positive.“
“Since June 1, Tiger student-athletes and athletic staff have completed 8,770 COVID-19 PCR tests, with 156 positive results (121 student-athletes, 35 staff), 1.8% positive, and no hospitalizations.“
Clemson President Jim Clements also addressed the safety procedures being taken at games and changes coming to student testing as the university works to make it a safer environment for every Tiger.