CUTrevor 2022-12-21 16:27:09

The Tigers are 9-3 (1-0 ACC) and coming off probably their best performance of the season, blowing out Richmond in Greenville on Saturday! They return to ACC play tonight at Tech. Tip is at 7:30 on ESPN2, and Chris Hamby will bring you live coverage from Atlanta right here!

Thexoach 2022-12-21 17:47:24

Good evening Tiger fans. Live from McCammish Pavilion in ATtanta Georgia, its the Clemson Tigers and the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets in ACC play. The TIgers are 9-3 overall, 1-0 in ACC play. Georgia Tech is 7-4 and 0-1 in the ACC. If you cant watch the game on TV 7;30 on ESPN 2 tune in right here for your play by play. Tip-off is a little over a half hour away

Thexoach 2022-12-21 17:54:25

The TIgers rank 15th nationally shooting the ball from 3, while the Yellow Jaclkets are ranked 9th in the nation in 3- point defense.Chase Hunter has to have a big game tonight for the Tigers from behind the arc. PJ Hall is also a threat. McCammish has also been a threat for Georgia Tech. In the last 3 games for the TIgers, Georgia Tech has shot 48.5 percent from behind the arc. In 2022 Georgia Tech was 10 of 25, 2021 16 of 27 and 2020 7 of 16. Talk about home court being very friendly.

Thexoach 2022-12-21 17:55:38

This is also the earliest Georgia Tech and Clemson have played since the 1973 season. 

Thexoach 2022-12-21 18:31:20

The starting 5 for the TIgers

F- Ian Scheffler
F- Hunter Tyson
F- PJ Hall
G- Chase HUnter
G- Brevin Galloway

Thexoach 2022-12-21 18:32:37

Clemson controls the tip and its Ian Scheffler with the jam. Great start for the Tigers. GT answers with a 3. PJ Hall with the basket inside

Thexoach 2022-12-21 18:35:17

Jalen Moore with the nice move inside and we have our first turnover of the game . Georgia Tech makes them pay with a 3. PJ HALL answers.Rodney HOward with the jam on the backdoor pass. PJ HAll with the jumper. Tech leads 10-8

Thexoach 2022-12-21 18:43:46

PJ HALLwith 8 points for the TIgers

Moore leads GT with 6 points

Thexoach 2022-12-21 18:49:07

Official timeou. In a frantic pace the TIgers taken the lead over Georgia Tech 18-14. PJ HALL leading the way with 10 points. Clemson shooting 69 percent from the field. GT shooting 43 percent. Georgia Tech with 3 team fouls, Clemson with 2 tewam fouls. Referees are letting them play. 

Thexoach 2022-12-21 18:50:31

Tech shooting 33 percent from the field, the TIgers have yet to shoot from 3. Tigers with 4 turnovers and 7 rebounds. Tech with 5 rebounds and 3 turnovers

Thexoach 2022-12-21 18:55:05

Hall with the foul that is his first. Jalen Moore makes 1 of 2 free throws. Offensive foul on Chase Hunter. Questionable call. Javon Franklin called for the offensive foul. Nice backdoor to Hunter Tyson. TIgers lead by 5. Tigers with the give an go Tigers lead by 7. Turnover by GT. Its a frantic pace. Tigers are playing with composure

Thexoach 2022-12-21 18:57:57

Officials are now starting to blow the whistle. tigers quickly called for their 5th team foul. Hunter Tyson checks back in and a turnover by the TIgers on the shot clock violation. TIgers hit their first 3 of the game by Galloway and takes a 25 - 15 lead on GT with 8;07 to play in the first half

Thexoach 2022-12-21 19:00:46

Correction, Clemson is 1 for 5 from the 3 point line. 20 percent compared to Georgia Tech shooting 33 percent yet TIgers have a 10 point lead. The inside game has all but been unstoppable for the TIgers

Thexoach 2022-12-21 19:05:55

Hunter Tyson for 3. Clemson with the great defense forcing a shot clock violation on Georgia Tech. Tigers ball. Pace has slowed down considerably. Godfrey with the foul. Tech shooting 29 percent from the free throw line. Tigers have yet to see the Free Throw line. Offensive foul on Howard 6 team foul on GT

Thexoach 2022-12-21 19:10:53

It took to the 5;15 mark of the first half before the TIgers saw the free throw line. Tyson made both. Hunter responds after the dunk on GT. PJ HALL throws it down. Moore gets the basket and a shot at plus 1. Tigers lead 34-22 but again the frantic pace picked back up. TIgers have done their damage with the outside|inside game and with great rebounding and being patient on the defensive side of the ball

Thexoach 2022-12-21 19:12:58

It is a Christmas atmosphere as the Georgia Tech cheerleaders are dressed in Christmas sweaters. Maybe it will keep them warm this weekend with the frigid weather on the way!

Thexoach 2022-12-21 19:16:18

The Tigers have been a monster tonight on the defensive end of the floor. Georgia Tech has gone cold the last 2 minutes. The patience of the Clemson offense and making good decisions and not turning the ball over has been the difference. 2;02 remains and Clemson leads GT 36-22

Thexoach 2022-12-21 19:22:11

GT First Half

FG 35 perrcent
3PT 18 percent
FT 60 percent
REB 14

FG 55 percent
3PT 22 percent
FT 100 percent
REB 18

Clemson leads at the half 40 - 26

Thexoach 2022-12-21 19:29:27

PJ HAll isn't a 100 percent but Georgia Tech has absolutely no answer for him inside. Clemson has been patient on offense and defensively have all but made Georgia Tech shoot from outside. They are not allowing Georgia Tech anything inside the paint. Again it was a frantic pace in the first half. Look for Tech to make adjusrtments and a run, it will happen, the TIgers need to stay with the game plan and the scouting report and continue to let PJ Hall work inside. Again, GT has no answer for PJ Hall!

Thexoach 2022-12-21 19:36:14

PJ  Hall leads Clemson with 14 points

Jalen Moore leads GT with 10 points

Clemson 17 Rebounds
GT 14 Rebounds

Tigers have 12 assist
GT has only 5

Clemson is perfect from the free throw line
GT shooting 60 percent from the free throw line

Thexoach 2022-12-21 19:37:30

Clemson shooting 54.8 percent from the field

GT34,6 percent from the field

Again, Clemson has been patient on offense and hasn't turned the ball over

Thexoach 2022-12-21 19:38:24

Georgia Tech to get the ball to start the 2nd half

Thexoach 2022-12-21 19:39:00

Offensive foul on GT Jalen Moore that is his 3rd. That is huge!

Thexoach 2022-12-21 19:41:36

PJ Hall picks up where he left off in the 1st half. Galloway with his 2nd foul on the night. Turnover GT. Clemson basketball. PJ Hall picks up his 2nd team foul. Something to watch if he picks up his 3rd

Thexoach 2022-12-21 19:44:08

Goal tending another basket for PJ Hall. Tyson with the rebound. GT outside shooting about as cold inside as it is outside. PJ Hall again withthe dunk. The kid foot work is impeccable and again there is PJ Hall 3rd foul. Said it would be something to watch. Lets see now what thew TIgers do with Hall on the bench

Thexoach 2022-12-21 19:47:19

Neither team is lighting it up from outside. PJ Hall has been the difference. Clemson has him, GT does not. PJ Hall is on the bench at the 15;58 mark in the 2nd half. Can the TIgers manage the next 6 or 7 minutes without HALL? That will be the key to this game if the TIgers expect to start 2-0 in ACC play

Thexoach 2022-12-21 19:49:46

Hunter Tyson has to step up for the TIgers right here. Jump ball possession stays with the Tigers!Hunter Tyson for 3! That was huge!

Thexoach 2022-12-21 19:53:12

Miles Kelly ofr GT answers with a 3 and a turnover by Clemson and just like that Georgia Tech makes a small run before Hunter TYson responds. PJ hall back in the game. Risky on Brownell part. Hall with the block. GT responds

Thexoach 2022-12-21 19:55:07

Galloway with the basket and 1. Miles Kelly picks up the foul. Clemson remains perfect at the Free Throw line. Georgia Tech going right after Hall trying to get him his 4th foul and Hall just continues to be a force inside. Again Georgia Tech has absolutely no answer for PJ Hall

Thexoach 2022-12-21 19:56:11

PJ hall has 20 on the night so far and leads all scorers

Jalen Moore leads GT with 10 points

Thexoach 2022-12-21 20:01:20

A frantic pace. Clemson has been under control a little bit better but unable to finish at the rim. Galloway just unleashed a 3 that has extended the TIgers lead to 21. We are halfway through the 2nd half and Clemson lead is 19. 

Thexoach 2022-12-21 20:03:45

Clemson shooting 51 percent

Georgia Tech 36.6 percent

26,7 from 3- point range for the TIgers
18.8 from 3- point range for GT

Thexoach 2022-12-21 20:07:18

Galloway from 3 and the TIgers lead grows to 22.

GT continues to be cold from outside the arc.
PJ Hall with a rare miss, nice rebound by Hunter Tyson, Tigers couldnt take advantage of it

Thexoach 2022-12-21 20:09:46

PJ Hall with the basket on a nice pass from Hunter Tyson. It seems like every time GT gets a run albeit a small one, Clemson answers. Has to be frustrating for GT, yet for the TIgers to respond shows they are sticking to the game plan.

Thexoach 2022-12-21 20:12:44

PJ Hall with 25 points on the night. Leads all scorers. Clemson lead back to 20 with 6;47 to play

Thexoach 2022-12-21 20:16:02

Chase Hunter with the basket and 1. Clemson has been perfect from the free throw line tonight. Godfrey with the patience underneath the basket for 2. Tigers showing patience after breaking the full court press. GT with the 3. Tigers lead by 18.

Thexoach 2022-12-21 20:17:51

Hunter Tyson with the patience again on the rebound from PJ Hall. Nice answer after GT scored 5 in a row, Again the patience on the offensive side of the ball has been impeccable tonight

Thexoach 2022-12-21 20:19:22

Clemson 35 rebounds on the night

GT with 24 rebounds on the night
Clemson has owned the inside tonight no question about it

Thexoach 2022-12-21 20:24:17

2;03 to play 

Clemson 74
GT 57

CUTrevor 2022-12-21 20:34:41

Hall dominant in the paint! 25 points and 10 boards in just 28 minutes. Great start for the Tigers, 10-3 and 2-0 in the ACC! We'll have post-game interviews posted shortly!

Hill Billy 2022-12-21 20:35:40


Thexoach 2022-12-21 20:37:41

Final Stats

FG - 50 percent
3- Pointers- 27.8 percent
Free Throws Percentage - 92,3

Leading Scorers for Clemson
PJ Hall 26 points 10 rebounds
Braden Galloway 14 points
Hunter Tyson 14 points 13 rebounds
Chase Hunter 14 Points

FG-  43,1 percent
3- Point - 21,7 percent
Free Throw Percentage -  61 percent

Leading Scorers for GT
Kelly- 17 points
Sturdivant- 14 points
Moore 12 points

Fina;l Score from Atlanta 

Clemson 79
Georgia Tech 66

CUTrevor 2022-12-21 22:06:35