Clemson football does not have the largest alumni base, nor does its school have the largest enrollment.
But the Tigers football program staked its claim to an impressive title Thursday, as its official football Twitter account became the most-followed Twitter handle in college football.
— Brian Hennessy (@Brian_ClemsonAC) July 20, 2017
The Twitter account had reached 710,000 followers when this post was published.
The Tigers have had a healthy dose of success in the last decade, especially the last two seasons. They head into the 2017 season as the defending national champions, having played in back-to-back national championship games.