Deshaun Watson threw four touchdown passes and helped clear the way for Wayne Gallman’s 59-yard scoring run with a block and No. 3 Clemson beat Boston College 56-10 on Friday night.

Clemson extended its conference winning streak to 12 games and its road winning streak to eight, which matches a school record set from 1978-79.

Clemson broke three plays of at least 50 yards in the first quarter, two for touchdowns and another that set up a score.

BC’s best first-half drive covered 80 yards and got inside the Clemson 1.

HOMECOMING. Clemson star defensive tackle Christian Wilkins, from Springfield, Massachusetts, had four tackles, two for loss, including a sack, in his first college game in his home state.

Boston College hosts Syracuse on Oct. 22 in a matchup of one team that can’t play offense and another that can’t play defense.

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