Report: Pregame fireworks erupt between Clemson, Oklahoma on Wednesday

Clemson’s Orange Bowl matchup against Oklahoma doesn’t kick off until 4 p.m. ET Thursday, but emotions are already running high between the two teams.

According to Carey Murdock of, a shoving match took place between some of the players from the two programs on Wednesday:

Thursday’s matchup will be the second between the Tigers and Sooners in as many years. In the 2014 Russell Athletic Bowl, Clemson handed Oklahoma a 40-6 beating.