VIDEO: Remembering When Clemson Scored a TD After an SC State Player Made One of the Dumbest Plays of All Time

David Kaestle
SC State player makes huge mistake against Clemson.
SC State player makes huge mistake against Clemson. / YouTube: ACC Digital Network

When you're a small school going up against a national powerhouse like the Clemson Tigers, there is absolutely zero room for error. You are already a major underdog, so any major mistakes and you can probably forget about any chance at coming away with a victory.

So when a South Carolina State kick returner mistakenly fumbled the ball, it was all doom and gloom.

Thinking he had called for a fair catch (presumably), he then threw the ball back toward the ref, not realizing it was still a live ball. Clemson took full advantage of this and hopped on the pigskin for a touchdown.

This would prove to be one of many mistakes during a rough day for the SC State Bulldogs, who went on to lose this game 59-0 in Death Valley.

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