NCAA Game Summary - NC State at Clemson
(Tuesday, February 18th)
Final Score: Clemson 73, NC State 56
Clemson, SC (SportsNetwork.com) - Rod Hall scored 20 points to lead the Clemson Tigers to a 73-56 victory over the NC State Wolfpack in an Atlantic Coast Conference clash at Littlejohn Coliseum.
Damarcus Harrison added 14 points and K.J. McDaniels chipped in 12 to go with six blocks for Clemson (16-9, 7-6 ACC), which ended a three-game losing streak.
T.J. Warren finished with 20 points for NC State (16-10, 6-7), which has lost back-to-back games. Ralston Turner chimed in with 11 points on 3-of-10 shooting for the Wolfpack.
Clemson forced eight turnovers in the first half and shot 48 percent from the floor. However, NC State hit on 55 percent from the floor in the period to claim a slight edge (33-32) at halftime.
The Wolfpack could not repeat the effort in the second frame, when they shot 38.5 percent from the floor, compared to the Tigers' 47.8 percent showing. Clemson also had a 16-1 scoring advantage from the free-throw line in the final 20 minutes, allowing it to run away with the win.
Clemson outscored NC State, 18-8, off of turnovers and owned a 31-24 edge on the glass.
02/18 21:40:24 ET