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A Pawsome Experience
Camdens Thomas Austin adds a national championship to his extensive resume
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THOMAS AUSTIN, A 2004 Camden High graduate, talks with Clemson tight end Jordan Leggett in warmups from a game this past season in Death Valley. - photo by Clemson Athletics photo
Picking up his children from school is not the most glamorous or exciting way to celebrate winning a national championship. For Thomas Austin, though, it probably felt right. In what has been and continues to be heady times around the Clemson University football program, the former Camden High All-State and Shrine Bowl offensive lineman was enjoying a rare family day away from all the craziness which has surrounded the Tigers’ since Monday’s night’s 35-31 win over Alabama for the school’s first national football title in 35 years.