Deshaun Watson found Hunter Renfrow on a deep pass for Clemson’s first score of the national championship game.
Watson found Renfrow streaking down the right side of the field, and the receiver made a diving catch in the end zone. The score tied the game at 7.
With the first quarter winding down, Watson found a diving Renfrow for a second time, this time in the back of the end zone 11-yard score. The second touchdown put Clemson ahead 14–7.
Renfrow had two touchdowns this season entering Monday's game.