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No. 1 Clemson powers past No. 7 Miami 42-17

Trevor Lawrence throws 3 TD passes, runs for another in victory
Clemson Tigers quarterback Trevor Lawrence in 2019
Posted at 6:13 AM, Oct 11, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-11 06:13:23-04

CLEMSON, S.C. — Trevor Lawrence threw three touchdowns passes and ran for another as No. 1 Clemson proved once again who's boss in the Atlantic Coast Conference with a 42-17 beatdown of seventh-ranked Miami.

Travis Etienne ran for 149 yards and two scores, including a 72-yard burst down the left sidelines to help the Tigers open 4-0 for a sixth straight season.

Lawrence finished 29-of-41 passing for 292 yards and a 12th straight game without an interception.

Clemson's defense held Miami to 210 yards, less than half of its 499 yard average coming in.