Clemson Rumors & News

  • Clemson's Shelton Mitchell to have arthroscopic knee surgery

    ESPN "Clemson point guard Shelton Mitchell will have arthroscopic knee surgery, coach Brad Brownell said Saturday. Brownell said Mitchell will need six weeks to recover and should be ready for individual summer workouts. A transfer from Vanderbilt, Mitchell finished second in scoring (10.8 points)..." April 09

  • Clemson announces Brad Brownell will return for 2017-18 season

    The Post and Courier "Rumors swirled about his job security, but Brad Brownell always maintained a level of confidence about his chances of returning to Clemson next season. Monday morning, it became official. The Tigers' men's basketball coach will be back for his eighth season in 2017-18, athletic director Dan..." March 20

  • Oakland escapes 20-point hole, stuns Clemson

    The Sports Xchange "CLEMSON, S.C. -- Martez Walker scored 23 points, and fellow guard Sherron Dorsey-Walker added 21 points as Oakland rallied from a 20-point, second-half deficit to upset Clemson 74-69 in a first-round National Invitation Tournament game Tuesday night at Littlejohn Coliseum. Oakland, a No. 7..." March 14

  • Duke holds off Clemson in ACC tourney

    The Sports Xchange "NEW YORK -- If Duke should go where no ACC tournament team has ventured, winning four games in four days en route to the title, it will need the type of production it received from its starters in Wednesday's 79-72 second-round win over Clemson. Luke Kennard, Jayson Tatum and Frank Jackson..." March 08

  • Clemson puts end to North Carolina State's season

    The Sports Xchange "Jaron Blossomgame and Shelton Mitchell scored 22 points apiece as 12th-seeded Clemson defeated 13th-seeded North Carolina State 75-61 in the first game of the ACC Tournament on Tuesday afternoon at Barclays Center in New York. Clemson (17-14), which has won three games in a row, will play..." March 07

  • Blossomgame, Holmes power Clemson past Boston College

    The Sports Xchange "Seniors Jaron Blossomgame and Avry Holmes celebrated their final home game by combining for 34 points and 17 rebounds to lead Clemson to an 82-68 victory against Boston College Saturday in an Atlantic Coast Conference game at Littlejohn Coliseum. Clemson concluded its regular season 16-14..." March 04

  • Blossomgame helps Clemson get past N.C. State

    The Sports Xchange "CLEMSON, S.C. - Jaron Blossomgame scored all of his 16 points in the second half as Clemson rallied to defeat North Carolina State 78-74 in an Atlantic Coast Conference game Wednesday night at Littlejohn Coliseum. Blossomgame, who missed his first six shots, scored eight consecutive points..." March 01

  • No. 19 Florida State holds off Clemson

    The Sports Xchange "CLEMSON, S.C. -- After his team's 109-61 demolition of Clemson on Feb. 5, Florida State Coach Leonard Hamilton said he knew his team wasn't 48 points better than the Tigers. Hamilton was right. But being two points better was plenty good enough for the Seminoles on Saturday...." February 25

  • Virginia Tech tops Clemson on late 3-pointer

    The Sports Xchange "Virginia Tech senior guard Seth Allen hit a go-ahead 3-pointer with 3.8 seconds to play, and the Hokies outlasted Clemson 71-70 Tuesday in a back-and-forth Atlantic Coast Conference battle at Cassell Coliseum in Blacksburg, Va. Senior guard Zach LeDay led all scorers with 19 points, and..." February 21

  • Miami holds off Clemson

    The Sports Xchange "CORAL GABLES, Fla. -- Freshman guard Bruce Brown hit a big 3-pointer and senior guard Davon Reed sank four free throws down the stretch as Miami held on for a 71-65 victory over Clemson in an Atlantic Coast Conference game on Saturday. Senior forward Kamari Murphy scored a career-high 15..." February 18

  • Reed powers Clemson to rout of Wake Forest

    The Sports Xchange "Sophomore guard Marcquise Reed came off the bench to score 21 points as Clemson kept its flickering postseason hopes alive with a 95-83 ACC victory against Wake Forest on Tuesday night at Littlejohn Coliseum in Clemson, S,C. The 95 points were the most scored in an ACC game in seven seasons..." February 14

  • Kennard, No. 18 Duke fend off Clemson

    The Sports Xchange "DURHAM, N.C. -- Not only did No. 18 Duke have to overcome Clemson on Saturday afternoon, but the Blue Devils had to deal with human nature as well. Two days after a showdown with its biggest rival, Duke didn't secure a 64-62 victory until Clemson's last possession went awry. The game..." February 11

  • Battle's 3 at buzzer lifts Syracuse over Clemson

    The Sports Xchange "Freshman guard Tyus Battle hit a 3-pointer from the right corner at the buzzer to left Syracuse to an 82-81 victory against Clemson on Tuesday night in an ACC game at Littlejohn Coliseum in Clemson, S.C. Clemson forward Donte Grantham scored on a jumper from the free throw line with seven..." February 07

  • Bacon sizzles, No. 15 Florida State scorches Clemson

    The Sports Xchange "TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- No. 15 Florida State must've had Super Bowl plans. Because the Seminoles ran Clemson out of the gym in a hurry Sunday. After tipping off about six hours before Super Bowl LI, Florida State guard Dwayne Bacon tied his career high with 29 points and the Seminoles..." February 05

  • Balanced attack powers Clemson past Georgia Tech

    The Sports Xchange "Senior guard Avry Holmes scored 18 points to lead five Clemson players in double figures as the Tigers topped Georgia Tech 74-62 on Wednesday night in an ACC game at Littlejohn Coliseum in Clemson, S.C. Clemson (13-8, 3-6 ACC) won its second straight after a six-game league losing streak and..." February 01

  • Blossomgame scores 25 as Clemson beats Pitt

    The Sports Xchange "Senior forward Jaron Blossomgame contributed 25 points and seven rebounds to lead Clemson to a 67-60 victory over Pittsburgh on Saturday in ACC play at Pittsburgh. Sophomore guard Shelton Mitchell added 12 points and six assists for the Tigers (12-8, 2-6 ACC), who halted a six-game losing..." January 28

  • Virginia Tech hands Clemson 6th straight league loss

    The Sports Xchange "CLEMSON, S.C. -- Senior guard Seth Allen scored 17 points, including a crucial 3-pointer with 31 seconds left, and Virginia Tech topped Clemson 82-81 Sunday night in an Atlantic Coast Conference game at Littlejohn Coliseum. Virginia Tech (15-4, 4-3 ACC) snapped a four-game losing streak on..." January 22

  • No. 12 Louisville runs over Clemson

    The Sports Xchange "LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- No. 12 Louisville used a 10-0 run to end the first half and started the second half just as hot during a 92-60 win over Clemson on Thursday night at the KFC Yum! Center. "We played great tonight," Louisville coach Rick Pitino said. "That's what counts. We are a game away..." January 20

  • No. 19 Virginia extends dominance of Clemson

    The Sports Xchange "CLEMSON, S.C. -- If someone had informed Clemson Coach Brad Brownell that his team would score 73 points and force Virginia into 16 turnovers Saturday afternoon, he would have presumed his team would emerge victorious. He would've been wrong. Senior guard London Perrantes scored 25..." January 14

  • Lammers leads Georgia Tech over Clemson

    The Sports Xchange "Center Ben Lammers posted his eighth double-double of the season with 23 points and 10 rebounds and Georgia Tech beat Clemson 75-63 on Thursday to end a two-game losing streak. Lammers scored six points during Georgia Tech's 21-11 run in the second half after Clemson had taken a one-point..." January 12

  • No. 23 Irish squeeze past Clemson

    The Sports Xchange "SOUTH BEND, Ind. -- Notre Dame figured it out for another Atlantic Coast Conference win. Matt Farrell connected on a 3-pointer with the shot clock running down and nine seconds remaining to seal the No. 23 Fighting Irish's 75-70 victory on Saturday over Clemson in Purcell Pavilion...." January 07

  • Roy Williams, Brad Brownell Have Heated Exchange In Postgame Handshake Line

    The Spun "The North Carolina and Clemson coaches had a fiery discussion post-game. Clemson took No. 14 North Carolina to overtime tonight, but ultimately fell to the Tar Heels, 89-86. In the handshake line following the game, Clemson head coach Brad Brownell appeared to have some heated words for his..." January 04

  • Berry rescues No. 14 North Carolina against Clemson

    The Sports Xchange "CLEMSON, S.C. -- Joel Berry II put himself in North Carolina coach Roy Williams' doghouse by committing five turnovers Tuesday night. But the junior guard dug himself by scoring a career-high 31 points, including 23 in the second half, as No. 14 North Carolina rallied to defeat unranked..." January 03

  • Clemson rallies to knock off Wake Forest

    The Sports Xchange "Clemson scored the game's last 15 points for a 73-68 victory against host Wake Forest in its Atlantic Coast Conference opener Saturday afternoon at Lawrence Joel Coliseum in Winston-Salem, N.C. Clemson's Marcquise Reed scored 21 points off the bench, converting a key four-point play in the..." December 31

  • Clemson boosts winning streak to eight

    The Sports Xchange "Jaron Blossomgame had 20 points and seven rebounds to lead a balanced attack and Clemson extended its winning streak to eight games with an 87-73 victory over North Carolina Wilmington on Wednesday night in Clemson, S.C. The Tigers (10-2) shot from 55.6 percent from the field and produced 18..." December 28