by David Hood
- Senior Writer
- 2017-02-28 19:58:13.0
K.J. Bryant rounds first Tuesday against Wofford
CLEMSON - Clemson scored early, scored late and Tyler Jackson held Wofford at bay in between as the No. 12 Tigers defeated Wofford 9-2 Tuesday afternoon at Doug Kingsmore Stadium.
Jackson pitched seven innings in earning his first win as a Tiger (1-0), allowing just three hits, an earned run and a walk while striking out nine.
The Tigers improve to 6-2 with the win, while Wofford falls to 2-6.
The Tigers start a three-game series against arch-rival South Carolina next Friday. The Gamecocks play at Clemson at 6:30 p.m., the teams play at Greenville’s Fluor Field at 1 p.m. Saturday and finish the series with a 1:30 p.m. start at Founders Park in Columbia Sunday afternoon.