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FAQ: FSU vs. Clemson
Check our FAQ before heading to Clemson this weekend.

Check our FAQ before heading to Clemson this weekend.

Sept. 21, 2011

1.  What time is the game?

  • The game kicks off at 3:30 p.m. EST.  The pre-game tradition at Howard's Rock occurs shortly before kickoff.
2.  What is the weather forecast?
  • Temperatures will be in the low 80's during the day and dropping into the low 60's at night.  There will be winds out of the NE at 5 miles per hour.  The sunset is scheduled for 7:26 p.m.
3.  Is the game televised?
  • The game will be televised to a national audience on ESPN.
4.  Can I listen to the game on the radio?
  • You can follow "The Voice of the Seminoles" Gene Deckerhoff, along with William Floyd and Tom Block on any of our Seminole IMG Sports Network affiliates.  For a complete list of affiliates click here.
5.  Is the game broadcast on satellite radio?
  • The game will be broadcast on Sirius 136 and XM channel 190.
6.  How do I follow the Seminoles online?
  • Seminoles.com should be your home for Florida State athletics online.  You can listen to the game in Seminoles.com/AllAccess, interact with our live game chat and analysis by clicking here, get live stats through Gametracker, watch the post-game press conference free here.  You will also want to check back after the game as Seminoles.com will have highlights featuring the call of Gene Deckerhoff and William Floyd.  You can also watch the re-broadcast of the game shortly after conclusion.
7.  Where can I park?
  • For general public parking, follow all signage and Highway Patrol directions to these areas.  General public parking on campus is at no charge.  General public parking is also available at the Campus Beach and Recreation Area (formerly YMCA Beach) at a cost, and a shuttle is provided.  Parking is also available at a cost at various church and business parking lots in downtown Clemson.
Clemson parking map
8.  What time do the parking lots open?
  • Parking lots open at 8 a.m. 
9.  Is there RV parking available?
  • Each RV space requires a minimum $2,800 IPTAY contribution and a minimum of two season-ticket purchases for eligibility.  These are assigned for the entire season and are not available for individual games.  RV spaces are also available at the Campus Beach and Recreation Area.  You can reserve sites for the season or on a single-game basis.  For more information, contact Campus Beach and Recreation at 864-656-4699.
10.  What is the easiest way to get to Memorial Stadium
  • From Tallahassee, FL -
    • Head North on Thomasville Rd./ US-319.  Turn right on I-75 North.  Take exit 156 on the left to merge onto I-475 North toward Atlanta.  Merge onto I-75.  Take exit 227 to merge onto I-675 North toward I-285 East.  Take exit 33 to merge onto I-85 North toward Greenville. Take I-85 North and exit at Exit 40. Make a left on SC Highway 153. Follow this road until it runs into SC Highway 123. Take 123 South. Take a left onto College Avenue to downtown Clemson. College Avenue ends at Highway 93. Make a sharp right turn onto Old Greenville Hwy (Hwy 93). Subway Sandwich Shop will be on your right. Take a left at the second light onto Perimeter Road.
  • From Jacksonville, FL - 
    • Take I-95 toward Fayetteville, NC. Take the I-26 West exit toward Spartanburg, SC. Take the I-385 West exit toward Greenville, SC. From 385, take I-85 South and exit at Exit 40. Make a right on SC Highway 153. Follow this road until it runs into SC Highway 123. Take 123 South. Take a left onto College Avenue to downtown Clemson. College Avenue ends at Highway 93. Make a sharp right turn onto Old Greenville Hwy (Hwy 93). Subway Sandwich Shop will be on your right. Take a left at the second light onto Perimeter Road.
  • From Atlanta, GA - 
    • Take I-85 North to Exit 14 in South Carolina. Take a left and cross the bridge over the interstate onto SC Highway 187. Stay on Hwy 187 until the road runs into U.S. Highway 76 and 28. Make a left at this traffic light. Follow this road past Tri-County Technical College towards Clemson. Take a left onto Perimeter Road.
  • From Columbia, SC - 
    • Take I-26 West and exit onto I-385 West. From 385, take I-85 South and exit at Exit 40. Make a right on SC Highway 153. Follow this road until it runs into SC Highway 123. Take 123 South. Take a left onto College Avenue to downtown Clemson. College Avenue ends at Highway 93. Make a sharp right turn onto Old Greenville Hwy (Hwy 93). Subway Sandwich Shop will be on your right. Take a left at the second light onto Perimeter Road.
  • From Greenville, SC - 
    • Take I-85 South to Exit 40. Make a right onto SC Highway 153. Follow this road until it runs into SC Highway 123. Take 123 South. Take a left onto College Avenue to downtown Clemson. College Avenue ends at Highway 93. Make a sharp right turn onto Old Greenville Hwy (Hwy 93). Subway Sandwich Shop will be on your right. Take a left at the second light onto Perimeter Road.
11.  Is there a policy on tailgating at Clemson?
  • Tailgating is allowed 5 feet behind each vehicle.  Any tailgating activity that limits the ability of the parking attendant to efficiently park all cars will be asked to move.
12.  Is the game sold out?
  • Yes.  We recommend that you search for tickets on our official StubHub page.
Memorial Stadium Seating Chart
13.  What gate should I enter?
  • All visitors to Memorial Stadium are requested to enter at Gates 1, 5, 9, 11 or 13.  Top Deck ticketholders must enter via the ramps, located behind the North and South stands.  Ramp entrances are adjacent to Gates 1 and 13 (South) and Gates 5 and 9 (North).
14.  Am I allowed to re-enter the stadium after I have left?
  • Readmittance with handstamp is allowed.  However, fans will need to have a handstamp and stub of game ticket.  Fans will also have to go through the same level of security screening as they did upon entering.
15. Where is the Clemson will-call ticket office located?
  • Will-call tickets can be picked up at the IPTAY Center / Ticket Office, located at the Northwest corner of Memorial Stadium.
16.  When does Memorial Stadium open?
  • The stadium opens 1 1/2 hours prior to kickoff.  
17.  What items are restricted at Memorial Stadium?
  • Umbrellas
  • Backpacks
  • Large Bags
  • Banners
  • Alcholic Beverages
  • Food or Drink containers
  • Artificial noisemakers
  • Home video cameras
  • Laser Devices
  • Flags
  • Additional items may be prohibited at the discretion of the law enforcement officials as dictated by increased threat conditions.
18.  Are there ATM's available at Memorial stadium?
  • ATM's are located in the concourse areas of the North and South side of Memorial Stadium.  
19.  Is there an official FSU gathering on Friday night?
  • Yes, the FSU Alumni Association in conjunction with Seminole Boosters will be holding a free reception on Friday night at the Carolina Ale House.  The Ale House is locateed at 113 South Main Street, Greenville, SC.
20.  Is there an official FSU tailgate on Saturday?
  • Yes, the FSU Alumni Association in conjunction with Seminole Boosters will be holding the officlal FSU tailgate from 12:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.  The tailgate will be located at Clemson University's Campus Beach and Recreation Area.  The cost of the tailgate is $20 per person and that includes food and non-alcoholic beverages.  Cash parking will be available for $20 and a shuttle ride is included to and from the game.  Click here to register for the tailgate.


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