The Clemson Tigers have added the Akron Zips to their 2020 football schedule, FBSchedules.com has learned via an open records request.
Clemson will host Akron at Memorial Stadium on Sept. 19, 2020. The Zips will receive a $1.1 million guarantee for the game, which will be their first ever matchup with the Tigers.
Clemson now has three non-conference games lined up for the 2020 season. The Tigers are also slated to host South Carolina on Nov. 28 and Notre Dame on a date to be announced.
In ACC play in 2020, Clemson is set to host Louisville, NC State, Syracuse, and Virginia and travel to Boston College, Florida State, Wake Forest, and Georgia Tech.
A contract for the previously announced 2019 Charlotte at Clemson game was also obtained. The game is scheduled for Sept. 21 and the 49ers will receive a guarantee of $1 million.
Clemson opens the 2015 season on Saturday, Sept. 5 at home against the Wofford Terriers.