Clemson hosts High Point Friday
Roper needs to bring production off the bench for the Tigers.
Clemson (3-2) vs. High Point (4-1)
Date: Friday, Nov. 28
Tipoff: 7 p.m. ET
Arena: Littlejohn Coliseum (10,000)
Radio: CTSN (Tony Castricone-pbp; Tim Bourret-color)
Web: ESPN3 (Don Munson-pbp; Bob Mihalic-color)
• Clemson returns to Tigertown for a four-game home stand, starting with a Friday night matchup with High Point — the first meeting between the two schools since the 2003-04 season.
• The Tigers are coming off a 2-1 record in the Paradise Jam, with wins over Nevada and LSU in the final two rounds.
• Clemson has five players averaging double figures, led by Landry NnokoLandry Nnoko
#35 6-10, 255
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CU Series W-L record:
Clemson leads 2-0
Streak: Clemson has won both previous meetings
• In its most recent win over LSU, Clemson overcame a halftime deficit, its first of the season. The Tigers trailed by four with less than four minutes left in the game before rallying for victory. Clemson overcame six halftime deficits to win last season.
• As a team, Clemson has held four of its five opponents to less than 40 percent on its field goal attempts. The Tigers are currently sixth among ACC teams in field goal percentage defense.
• Damarcus HarrisonDamarcus Harrison
#21 6-4, 205
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• Rod HallRod Hall
#12 6-1, 205
View Full Profile averaged 13.0 points per game and committed only four turnovers in 109 minutes at the Paradise Jam.
• Landry Nnoko is tied with Akin Akingbala for 14th in Clemson’s record books with 92 career blocks, and needs three to move past James MaysJames Mays
# 6-9, 230
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# 6-8, 230
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• Donte GranthamDonte Grantham
#15 6-8, 205
View Full Profile set season highs vs. LSU for three-pointers (3) and assists (3), while matching his high point total with 13.