Chandler Catanzaro kicked a 37-yard field goal as time expired to
give No. 14 Clemson a wild 25-24 win over No. 9 Louisiana State in the
Chick-fil-A Bowl on Monday night.
Trailing 24-22, Clemson (11-2) took possession on
its 20 with 1:39 remaining. Tajh Boyd completed a pass for 26 yards to
DeAndre Hopkins on a fourth & 16 play during the decisive 10-play
Catanzaro's kick set off a wild celebration on the
field and in the stands. Some players collapsed on the field in apparent
disbelief while most of Clemson's orange jerseys met in a midfield
Hopkins, who had 13 catches for 191 yards and two
touchdowns, also had receptions for 7 and 13 yards in the final drive.
LSU safety Greg Reid was flagged for pass interference while defending