It’s LSU’s first nationwide championship for the reason that 2007 season. LSU’s win snapped Clemson’s 29-game successful streak.
LSU quarterback Joe Burrow led the Tigers with 463 passing yards and 5 landing passes. He set the single-season report for many landing passes with 60. He additionally had a speeding landing within the recreation. Burrow was named offensive participant of the sport for his efforts.
Burrow’s important targets –Ja’Marr Chase and Justin Jefferson – had greater than 100 yards receiving.
Chase had 9 catches for 221 yards and two landing catches. Jefferson had 9 catches for 106 yards however didn’t have a landing seize.
Thaddeus Moss had 5 catches and two landing grabs. Terrace Marshall Jr. had a powerful landing seize within the fourth quarter to in the end put the sport away.
Patrick Queen was named the defensive participant of the sport. He had six tackles and a half-sack within the win.
Clemson began the sport off with a speeding landing from Trevor Lawrence within the first quarter. It was the primary time the LSU had been trailing in a recreation in 78 days, in line with The Advocate.
Nevertheless, LSU nixed any form of momentum Clemson had within the second quarter. LSU outscored Clemson, 21-10, in that body and it gave them some momentum going into the second half.
Lawrence, who suffered the primary lack of his collegiate profession, was 18-for-37 with 234 passing yards and a speeding landing. It was the primary time he completed and not using a landing cross since Sept. 29, 2018, when he didn’t throw one in a win over Syracuse.
Travis Etienne and Tee Higgins each had speeding touchdowns as nicely. Etienne completed with 78 speeding yards and Higgins had 36 speeding yards.
No Clemson receiver was over 100 yards receiving.
Justyn Ross led the best way with 5 catches for 76 yards. Braden Galloway, in his first recreation throughout the 2019 season, had two catches for 60 yards. Higgins completed with three catches for 52 yards.
LSU will get coach Ed Orgeron his first nationwide championship as head coach.
LSU defeated a number of nice groups on the best way to the nationwide championship. LSU had wins over Georgia, Alabama, Florida and Auburn to get so far. The Tigers defeated Oklahoma within the School Soccer Playoff semifinal.