WATCH: Brad Brownell on loss to FSU

by - Senior Writer -
The Tigers have lost three in a row
The Tigers have lost three in a row

No. 16 Florida St. rode a 15-2 run to end the first half to a dominant 77-64 victory over Clemson Tuesday night at Littlejohn Coliseum, giving the Tigers a three-game losing streak since knocking off a ranked Virginia Tech team on February 9th.

Clemson falls to 15-11 overall and 5-8 in ACC play, while Florida St. improves to 21-5 overall and 9-4 in the league.

Florida State won a school-record

eighth consecutive ACC game – they have won each of their games since defeating Clemson 77-68 on January 22nd in Tallahassee. Florida State is 4-0 at home and 4-0 on the road in ACC play during their current seven-game ACC winning streak. Clemson is now 32-43 all-time against the Seminoles.

Marcquise Reed led Clemson with 20 points, while Elijah Thomas added 13 and Shelton Mitchell 12.

FSU outscored Clemson 19-9 in second-chance points, outrebounded the Tigers 43-32, the Seminole bench outscored Clemson's 30-2, and FSU outscored Clemson 36-26 in the paint.

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