Tigers Look for Win over Pack

Tigers Look for Win over Pack


Tigers Look for Win over Pack


By Staff Report.

Clemson looks to remain undefeated at home in league play this season when the battle NC State Tuesday night in Littlejohn.


Site:    Littlejohn Coliseum  (10,000)
Date:    Tuesday, Jan. 25, 2011
City:    Clemson, SC
Time:    7:00 PM
TV:    Fox Sports  (Chip Carey, Mike Gminski)
Radio:    Clemson Tiger Sports Properties
        (Pete Yanity, Tim Bourret)


Overall:       NC State leads 96-46
at Clemson:   NC State leads 31-28

at Littlejohn:    NC State Leads 21-17
at Raleigh:    NC State Leads 45-13

at Neutral:    NC State Leads 20-5

Last  Meeting:    NC State won 59-57 in ACC Tourney
Streak:    Clemson won 5 of 6

• Demontez Stitt scored 20 points and had eight rebounds in the loss to Maryland.  That is the first time a Tiger has scored more than 20 and had eight assists since 2001-02 when Edward Scott had 30 points and 16 assists.
• Stitt has a 40/8 assist/turnover ration since he returned from injury in December.
• Andre Young had a career high nine assist against Maryland with only one turnover.
• Andre Young has made at least one three-pointer in his last 20 games, including all 19 this year.
• Stitt (.414) and Young (.404) are both shooting greater than 40 percent from three this year.
• Clemson has won five of their last six games against NC State.  The only loss came last year in the ACC tournament.
• Devin Booker had his first double-double as a Tiger when he had 11 points and 11 rebounds against Maryland in Saturday’s 79-77 loss.
• A win on Tuesday over NC State would assure the Tigers of a winning record in the month of January.  That has happened only one other time since 1996-97 when the Tigers went went 5-2 in 2008-09.



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