Lawrence started the fun by connecting with Amari Rodgers on an 83-yard touchdown with just under eight minutes left in the first quarter.The cool pieces didn’t end there. Clemson took a 24–7 lead after Lawrence had a false pitch and threw at Davis Allen for a 34-yard touchdown.Lawrence has had one of the most defining days we’ve seen in college football since former LSU quarterback and 2019 Heisman Trophy winner Joe Burrow threw seven touchdowns in the Peach Bowl.
Lawrence and Burrow are both part of an elite group of quarterbacks who have thrown for 390 or more yards and five or more touchdowns in the first half of a game against a BCS or Power 5 opponent over the past decade. , by David Hale of ESPN. The group includes defending Super Bowl champion Patrick Mahomes – great company for Lawrence.
Lawrence received the rest of the game after playing the first practice of the third quarter.
The Tigers then defeated the Yellow Jackets, 73–7, in the biggest conference win in ACC history.