South Carolina's Jadeveon Clowney cited for driving 110 mph

Monday December 9th, 2013

Jadeveon Clowney is Getty Images) Jadeveon Clowney has 46 tackles for loss and 24 sacks in three years at South Carolina. (Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

South Carolina defensive end Jadeveon Clowney was cited by the South Carolina Highway Patrol for speeding Saturday for driving 40 miles per hour over the posted speed limit, according to WIS-TV.

Clowney, according to the report, was going 110 miles per hour in a Chrysler 300 when he was pulled over on Interstate 77 Saturday night around 7:30 p.m. The highway's listed speed limit is 70 miles per hour.

Officials say he was immediately ticketed and that no other citations were issued in the incident.

Clowney, a junior, had 35 total tackles, three sacks and 10.5 tackles for loss this season. He is expected to be one of the top picks in the NFL Draft should he forego his senior season of eligibility.

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