It appears that someone forgot to turn off the sprinkler timer at Lane Stadium.
During Saturday night’s Clemson-Virginina Tech game, the sprinkler system inside the stadium randomly went off while the players were on the field.
IT'S THE SPRINKLER'S TIME TO SHINE pic.twitter.com/lDemIk6ufL
— Cover 3 Podcast (@Cover3Podcast) December 6, 2020
Update: According to ESPN’s Maria Taylor the groundscrew had the sprinkler system on a night cycle, and they forgot to turn off the timer off for game night.
Maria Taylor spoke to the groundscrew and they said the forgot to turn off the timer on the sprinklers pic.twitter.com/MgeTAE6b87
— Viral Sports (@NotScTop10plays) December 6, 2020
When your groundskeeper dude forgets to disable the sprinkler system and shows all of America his plumber butt while the announcer says “we’re gonna get to the bottom of this”. Somebody buy that dude some crack spackle. pic.twitter.com/v1QV2i17Cy
— John Schick (@JohnSchick) December 6, 2020