Clemson losing legendary member of its football staff to retirement Chris Graythen/Getty Images
NEW ORLEANS, LA - JANUARY 01: The Clemson Tigers react after the AllState Sugar Bowl against the Alabama Crimson Tide at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on January 1, 2018 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Clemson has had some great seasons over the last 40 years and football Sports Information Director Tim Bourett was there for all of them. However, he is set to retire after four decades of Clemson football according to USA Today’s Paul Myerberg.

Bourett started as an assistant SID under Bob Bradley in September of 1978 and was elevated to an associate SID position in July of 1980. He would go on to become the director of the department for 24 years and was inducted into the Sports Information Hall of Fame in June of 2017.

The 62-year old Bourret has edited over 100 award-winning brochures in his career at Clemson, including 37 that have dealt with Tiger football. He was also the voice of Clemson football from 1982 to 1988 and has been the voice of Clemson basketball since the 1980-81 season. He’s been on the broadcast for over 1,000 games and has been made an honorary alumnus of Clemson for his work with the school.

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