OXFORD, Miss. — Clemson head coach Monte Lee said Jacksonville State was the better team Sunday as the No. 4 seeded Gamecocks beat No. 3 seed Clemson 9-2 at Swayze Field in the Oxford (Miss.) Regional.
With the loss, Clemson was eliminated from the NCAA Tournament and failed to reach the Super Regional Round for a ninth straight year.
The Tigers (35-26) were 2-for-10 with runners in scoring position and left 14 runners on base overall.
Watch Lee’s opening statement from Sunday’s press conference on TCITV.