CLEMSON — It's official, though it still might change a little: the pointspread for this week's South Carolina-Clemson football game is the highest in the history of the rivalry.
The Westgate Superbook and some other betting line outlets have the No. 2-ranked Tigers as a 26½-point favorite, up from the previous record of 26 set in 2016.
The 11-0 Tigers and 6-4 Gamecocks meet Saturday night at Death Valley (7 p.m., ESPN).
Here are the previous largest pointspreads in the series since 1995:
2016 at Clemson
Pointspread: Clemson by 26
Result: Clemson 56, South Carolina 7
2015 at Columbia
Pointspread: Clemson by 20½
Result: Clemson 37, South Carolina 32
1999 at Columbia
Pointspread: Clemson by 14½
Result: Clemson 31, South Carolina 21