CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Clemson forward Aamir Simms didn't enjoy what he saw during the summer with the Tigers.
Simms, a 6-foot-8 junior, was accustomed to seeing older teammates like Donte...
CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Clemson has added Atlantic 10 Conference freshman scoring leader Nick Honor to its basketball team.
Tigers coach Brad Brownell announced Honor's plans...
CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Clemson has added former Tulsa guard Curran Scott as a graduate transfer.
The 6-foot-4, 208-pound Scott announced his intention Monday on Twitter, posting a picture of...
No. 6 seed Wichita State (20-14) vs. No. 2 seed Clemson (20-13)
NIT Second Round, Littlejohn Coliseum, Clemson, South Carolina; Sunday, 1 p.m. EDT
No. 9 seed Clemson (19-12, 9-9) vs. No. 8 seed North Carolina State (21-10, 9-9)
Atlantic Coast Conference Tourney Second Round, Spectrum Center, Charlotte, North Carolina; Wednesday, 11...
Syracuse (19-11, 10-7) vs. Clemson (18-12, 8-9)
Littlejohn Coliseum, Clemson, South Carolina; Saturday, 12 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Clemson seeks revenge on Syracuse after dropping the...
Clemson (17-12, 7-9) vs. Notre Dame (13-16, 3-13)
Purcell Pavilion at the Joyce Center, Notre Dame, Indiana; Wednesday, 9 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Clemson looks to extend Notre Dame's...
CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — No. 5 North Carolina survived a wild finish after coach Roy Williams fell and was helped off the court shortly before halftime, beating Clemson 81-79 on Saturday.
No. 5 North Carolina (23-5, 13-2) vs. Clemson (17-11, 7-8)
Littlejohn Coliseum, Clemson, South Carolina; Saturday, 6 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: No. 5 UNC presents a tough challenge for...
Clemson (16-11, 6-8) vs. Pittsburgh (12-15, 2-12)
Petersen Events Center, Pittsburgh; Wednesday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Clemson looks for its sixth straight win in the head-to-head...
Boston College (13-12, 4-9) vs. Clemson (15-11, 5-8)
Littlejohn Coliseum, Clemson, South Carolina; Saturday, 12 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Clemson looks for its eighth straight win in the...
CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) — For someone who struggled offensively in the first 39 minutes, Zach Johnson scored at the most crucial of times.
Johnson's jumper with 0.4 seconds remaining gave Miami a 65-64 victory over Clemson on Wednesday night.
CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Clemson coach Brad Brownell has seen plenty of teams with high expectations fall apart when adversity hits. He is proud that his Tigers are not among them.
Shelton Mitchell scored 22 points with a career-best five 3-pointers as Clemson won its fourth straight with a 59-51 victory over No. 11 Virginia Tech on Saturday.
CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Marcquise Reed tossed in 21 points with three assists and three steals and Elijah Thomas posted a double-double as Clemson outlasted Saint Peter's 65-60 on Tuesday night.
GEORGE TOWN, Cayman Islands (AP) — The Latest on the Cayman Islands Classic (all times local):
Sophomore Ty-Shon Alexander made seven 3-pointers and scored a career-high 36 points to lead Creighton past No. 16 Clemson 87-82 on Wednesday night in the championship game of the second annual Cayman Islands Classic.
Alexander, who was named the most outstanding player of the tournament, was 9-of-16 shooting, missing just five from distance, and made all 11 of his free throws.
GEORGE TOWN, Cayman Islands (AP) — Shelton Mitchell scored 22 points with four steals, Elijah Thomas had 15 points and 12 rebounds and No. 16 Clemson beat Akron 72-69 on Monday in the first game of the Cayman Islands Classic.
CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Clemson coach Brad Brownell knows he has something many other programs don't — a highly experienced backcourt to call on when things get tight.
Marcquise Reed had a season-high 26 points and point guard Shelton Mitchell 13 as the 19th-ranked Tigers used a second-half surge to put away pesky Sam Houston State 74-59 on Wednesday night.
"I better enjoy this, because I don't think I'm going to have it next year," Brownell said. "Those guys once again played well down the stretch."
CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Clemson
Last season: 25-10, reached first Sweet 16 since 1997.
Coach: Brad Brownell.
Conference: Atlantic Coast.
Who's gone: Shooting guard Gabe DeVoe, forwards Donte Grantham, forward Mark Donnal.
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Clemson coach Brad Brownell believes neither he nor his team is satisfied with their major accomplishments from a year ago.
The Tigers were 25-11 last season, matching their best-ever win total. Their 11 Atlantic Coast Conference wins were also a school record and Clemson returned to the NCAA Tournament for the first time since Brownell's first season in 2010-11.
"There are a lot of positive things going on in the program," Brownell said Wednesday.
CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Clemson is getting another piece of its NCAA Tournament team back with forward David Skara's return for a final season.
Skara is a 6-foot-8 forward from Croatia who had previously announced he was leaving after two seasons with. Clemson coach Brad Brownell announced Skara's latest decision on Wednesday the Tigers.
CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Clemson's starting backcourt of Marquise Reed and Shelton Mitchell is returning for one more season.
Reed, the Tigers leading scoring last season, and Mitchell both announced they have withdrawn from the NBA draft and will play one more year with the Tigers.
Reed averaged 15.8 points while Mitchell had a career-best 12.2 points a game this past season in helping Clemson (25-10) reach the Sweet 16 of the NCAA Tournament. It was the Tigers first NCAA trip since 2011.
CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Clemson has added its second 6-foot-10 transfer this offseason in UNC Asheville forward Jonathan Baehre.
Baehre started 21 games for the Bulldogs as a sophomore, averaging 7.4 points and 4.6 rebounds a game. Baehre must sit out next season due to NCAA transfer rules. He'll have two years of eligibility left.
CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Clemson forward David Skara will not return to the Tigers next season, giving up his senior season to pursue playing pro basketball.
Skara is a 6-foot-8 forward from Croatia, who helped his country win a bronze medal at the FIBA U17 championships in 2012. Skara said Wednesday it was in his best interest to go pro after he receives his undergraduate degree in May.
Skara played at Valparaiso for two seasons before transferring to the Clemson.
CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Reserve guard Scott Spencer is leaving Clemson's basketball team.
Tigers coach Brad Brownell announced Spencer's decision to transfer on Thursday.
Spencer is a 6-foot-6 sophomore from Suffolk, Virginia, who appeared in just 25 games in his Clemson career. He averaged 1.3 points and less than a rebound a game for the Tigers.
Brownell thanked Spencer for his commitment and dedication the past two seasons.
CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Clemson's backcourt of Marcquise Reed and Shelton Mitchell have decided to enter the NBA draft.
Tigers coach Brad Brownell said neither player would hire an agent, meaning they could return for a final college season after getting evaluated by pro personnel.
Reed was Clemson's leading scorer this season at 15.8 points a game. Mitchell averaged 12.2 points a game and led the Tigers with 119 assists this season.
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Shelton Mitchell and Gabe DeVoe led Clemson into the second round of the NCAA Tournament for the first time in 21 years.
The Tigers are dancing into the weekend. The No. 12 seeds are all gone.
Mitchell scored a season-high 23 points, DeVoe had 22 and Clemson beat New Mexico State 79-68 on Friday night, closing out a perfect opening round for No. 5 seeds.
NEW YORK (AP) — Clemson scored 90 points, a school record for the Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament, against Boston College on Thursday to advance to the semifinals for the first time since 2011.
Next up for the Tigers will be a very different kind of game against a very different kind of opponent: No. 1 Virginia. Clemson scored 36 points when it lost to the stifling Cavaliers in the regular season.
CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Clemson coach Brad Brownell drew up the first play of Saturday's game to get an open 3-pointer for Gabe DeVoe, partly as a way to thank the senior for four good years.
It also served as a catalyst for the 15th-ranked Tigers as they ended a three-game losing streak.
DeVoe scored 25 points, making four of his seven 3-pointers, to lead Clemson (21-7, 10-6 Atlantic Coast) to a 75-67 win over Georgia Tech.
CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Clemson point guard Shelton Mitchell is doubtful with a concussion for the 11th-ranked Tigers game with No.12 Duke, further impacting a roster that has already stretched thin due to injuries.
The surprising Tigers (20-5, 9-4 Atlantic Coast Conference), picked 13th in the 15-team league before the season, are in second place in the league standings largely because of an experienced lineup that has excelled at shutting out distractions on and off the court.
CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Clemson point guard Shelton Mitchell has returned to campus and is in the concussion protocol after spending a night in a Florida hospital after he got hit in the head late in the 11th-ranked Tigers 81-79 overtime loss to Florida State.
The school said Thursday that Mitchell returned safely. His condition would be updated by Tigers coach Brad Brownell on Friday.
CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Gabe DeVoe wants the ball if he is open. Especially these days.
DeVoe matched his career high with 25 points, helping No. 16 Clemson beat Pittsburgh 72-48 on Thursday night.
DeVoe was 7 for 11 from 3-point range. The senior is shooting 65 percent (22 of 34) from behind the arc during the Tigers' four-game win streak.
"I feel no pressure. I'm shooting without a conscious," he said.
CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Notre Dame coach Mike Brey believes his program had been perfect against Clemson because during the crucial stretches, it was the Fighting Irish who made the biggest plays.
"Tonight, they made plays," Brey said after No. 20 Clemson beat Notre Dame for the first time, 67-58 on Saturday.
CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Clemson's defensive resurgence continued Friday as the Tigers put the clamps on high-scoring Louisiana in an 89-60 victory at Littlejohn Coliseum.
"Our defense was really good in a lot of ways, challenged most shots," Clemson coach Brad Brownell said. "We rebounded it well against a good rebounding team and kept them out of transition."
CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Donte Grantham scored 16 of his 20 points in the second half to lead the Tigers to an 81-59 victory over Samford on Saturday.
All five of Clemson's starters scored in double figures. Shelton Mitchell also had 20 points, Gabe DeVoe scored 14 and Marcquise Reed and Elijah Thomas added 13 and 11, respectively.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Clemson coach Brad Brownell was especially proud of how his team reacted after falling behind to Ohio State on Wednesday night. The Tigers clawed their way back in the second half and beat the Buckeyes 79-65 in a Big Ten-ACC Challenge game.
Marcquise Reed scored 22 points and Shelton Mitchell had 19 for Clemson (6-1), which won after trailing by as many as 13.
CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Elijah Thomas reached career-highs with 26 points and 16 rebounds to lead Clemson to an 84-77 victory over Texas Southern on Friday.
Thomas, who recorded his second double-double of the year, made 10 of 11 field goals, the most of the junior center's career.
Senior Clemson guard Gabe DeVoe scored 21 points on 8-of-9 shooting and made all five of his 3-pointers, all career-highs.
CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Donte Grantham and Gabe DeVoe each recorded their first double-doubles of the season for Clemson, and the Tigers got off to a 2-0 start with an 87-63 victory over North Carolina A&T on Sunday.
The Tigers dominated inside, scoring 48 of their points in the paint, including several easy dunks. They also recorded 21 assists and 45 rebounds.