Floridast 21 35 56
Clemson 16 25 41
Date of game: 1/9/2014

Recap: Clemson vs. Florida State

Clemson, SC (SportsNetwork.com) - Ian Miller scored 15 points, helping the Florida State Seminoles knock off the Clemson Tigers, 56-41, in Atlantic Coast Conference action at Littlejohn Coliseum.

Miller shot 6-of-12 from the field for the Seminoles (10-4, 1-1 ACC), who have won five of their last six. Devon Bookert and Aaron Thomas each contributed 10 points.

K.J. McDaniels netted 14 points to lead the Tigers (10-4, 1-1). McDaniels also pulled down seven rebounds, but none of his teammates reached double figures.

The Tigers had a woeful first half, where they shot a miserable 23.1 percent from the field, knocking down just six shots. On the other end, the Seminoles shot a confident 43.5 percent, good for a 21-16 at halftime.

Clemson improved to shoot 37.5 percent from the floor in the second half, but the Noles held off the Tigers' attempts at a comeback with a 50 percent shooting performance.

The Tigers' inability to hang onto the ball cost them considerably, as they turned it over 18 times and were outscored in points off turnovers, 25-5. The Noles also dominated in the paint, where they outscored their opponent by a staggering 44-16 margin.

Game Notes

Barnum hopes to lift Portland State in 2015

Portland State and new coach Bruce Barnum will face two FBS opponents and five teams at home as part of an 11-game 2015 schedule announced on Thursday.

NASCAR News
Pence breaks arm, out 6-to-8 weeks

The defending World Series champion San Francisco Giants will be without a key regular for perhaps the first month of the 2015 season after All-Star outfielder Hunter Pence fractured his left forearm in Thursday's spring training game.

Blazers' Matthews ruptures Achilles in win

The Portland Trail Blazers announced after Thursday's 94-75 win over the Dallas Mavericks that shooting guard Wesley Matthews will miss the remainder of the season with a ruptured Achilles tendon.

Ovechkin ruled out vs. Wild

Washington Capitals star forward Alex Ovechkin will not play in Thursday night's game against the Minnesota Wild due to a lower-body injury.

Stay Connected with WDEF News 12
 
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.