Clemson quarterback Deshaun Watson walked across the stage at Littlejohn Coliseum this morning as he graduated from Clemson with a degree in communication studies.
Watson was one of 10 Tigers to receive their degrees this morning (PHOTO GALLERY). Joining Watson was linebacker Ben Boulware, defensive tackle Carlos Watkins, safety Jadar Johnson, defensive tackle Scott Pagano, wide receiver Artavis Scott, running back Wayne Gallman, center Jay Guillermo, tight end Jordan Leggett and wide receiver Mike Williams.
In all, Clemson had nine players, who also were All-ACC on the football field, graduate on Thursday. That is a new record for the football program.
On the basketball side, guard Avery Holmes also received his degree today. In all, more than 1,400 students received their degrees from Clemson University on Thursday.
–Photos courtesy Ashley N. Jones & Craig Mahaffey, Clemson University