Clemson basketball team safe following Barcelona terrorist attack

UPDATE: SOUTH CAROLINA (WJBF) – Members of the Clemson University Men’s Basketball team were close to the Barcelona attack that happened on Thursday, Aug.17.

They were playing exhibition games in Barcelona for the week, but thankfully, all team members and staff are safe and accounted for.

The Tigers final game has been canceled, and they will return home Friday, Aug.18.


STATEMENT FROM CLEMSON ATHLETICS:

We’ve been in contact with our men’s basketball program currently in Barcelona and the entire travel party is safe and secure. Their exhibition game for tonight has been cancelled and the team will return to Clemson as previously scheduled tomorrow morning. Our thoughts are with the people of Barcelona.

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