Clemson faces Robert Morris on Tuesday


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Clemson faces Robert Morris on Tuesday

GAME SETUP
Clemson (7-4) vs. Robert Morris (4-7)
Date: Tuesday, Dec. 30
Tipoff: 7:05 p.m. ET
Arena: Littlejohn Coliseum (10,000)
Radio: CTSN (Tony Castricone-pbp; Tim Bourret-color)
Web: ESPN3
• Clemson returns from Christmas break to close out its non-conference schedule with its first meeting vs. Robert Morris.
• This will be the Tigers’ first game against a Northeast Conference team since Dec. 10, 1988, a 79-36 win over Wagner.
• The Tigers won their most recent game on Dec. 22, a 70-60 victory against Oakland where Jaron BlossomgameJaron Blossomgame
RS So. Forward
#5 6-7, 215
Alpharetta, GA

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set a career high with 26 points to lead Clemson.

PROMOTIONS
• Tuesday’s game is dubbed “Take a Kid to the Game,” where any adult who purchases a regularly priced ticket receives a youth ticket for free. Offer is redeemable at the East Gate Box Office.
• The game is also part of the Elementary School Pass Package, where area elementary children who display their pass receive free admission.

SERIES HISTORY
First meeting

QUICK HITS
• In addition to a career-high 26 points, Jaron Blossomgame established new personal bests for field goals (8) and three-pointers (3) in the win over Oakland.
• Blossomgame now yields a +8.6 per game improvement in his scoring average over last season, one of the top figures among ACC players.
• With his next assist, point guard Rod HallRod Hall
Sr. Guard
#12 6-1, 205
Augusta, GA

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will become the 12th player in Clemson history to post at least 750 points and 325 assists in a career.
• Hall is coming off a six-assist, zero-turnover performance vs. Oakland.
• Hall is 14 minutes shy of 3,000 for his career; he will become the 19th player in Clemson history to reach the 3,000-minute mark.
Landry NnokoLandry Nnoko
Jr. Center
#35 6-10, 255
Montverde, FL

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produced 17 points in Clemson’s most recent game, his high total since the second game of the season. Nnoko also surpassed the 100-block plateau for his career with two swats in his last game.
Donte GranthamDonte Grantham
Fr. Forward
#15 6-8, 205
Martinsburg, WV

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is the only Tiger with double digit totals for blocks and steals; he is second on the team with 16 blocks and leads Clemson with 14 steals as a true freshman.

Tags: Rod Hall, Jaron Blossomgame, Landry Nnoko, Donte Grantham
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