Clemson vs. Virginia Tech: Recap, Stats, and Box Score

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Clemson vs. Virginia Tech: Recap, Stats, and Box Score
Clemson 61
(13-15, 3-9 away)
Virginia Tech 69
(13-16, 11-8 home)
Venue: Cassell Coliseum
8:00PM ET / 5:00PM PT, March 02, 2013
Box Score
1st 2nd Final
Clemson 25 36 61
Virginia Tech 36 33 69
Top Performers
Points Rebounds Assists
Clemson D Booker 17 M Jennings 8 R Hall 4
Virginia Tech E Green 29 C Barksdale 8 J Eddie 2

Virginia Tech squared off with Clemson on Saturday, Mar. 2 and topped the Tigers 69-61 in conference play. The Hokies tie the season series against Clemson at 1-1 with the win. The Hokies got a game-high 29 points from Erick Green, with 15 points coming from three-point range. C.J. Barksdale had 14 points and added eight rebounds. For the Tigers, Milton Jennings finished with 13 points and eight rebounds. Virginia Tech (13-16, 4-12 ACC) gets third-ranked Duke (25-3, 12-3 ACC) on the road on Tuesday, Mar. 5.

Virginia Tech Game Notes

  • VT beat the spread by eight points. That makes the 12th time this season the Hokies have beaten the spread.
  • VT has won every game this season (6-0) when opponents record four or fewer three-pointers.
  • VT has won 88 percent of the time this season (7-1) after holding an opponent to under 25.0 percent three-point percentage.
  • This season Virginia Tech has won 80 percent of the time (4-1) when Robert Brown has six field goals made or more.
  • The Hokies set a season high for field goal percentage (54.8).
  • The last time VT had a field goal percentage of 54.8 percent or higher was Nov 14, 2011 against Monmouth.
  • This is the 17th game at home this season--VT has a 2.4 average scoring margin against opponents at home.
  • Erick Green accounted for 42.0 percent of the team's points.
  • Erick Green has led the team in scoring in 27 out of 29 games this season.
  • C.J. Barksdale has led the team in rebounding in nine out of 29 games this season.
  • This marks the 33rd 20-point game of Erick Green's career.
  • Erick Green has 29 straight double-digit point games.
  • Erick Green had a career high with five three-pointers.
  • Robert Brown has three straight double-digit point games.
  • Robert Brown had a career high with a 75 percent field goal percentage.
  • C.J. Barksdale has four straight double-digit point games.

Clemson Game Notes

  • This loss extended the Tigers losing streak to four games.
  • The top two scorers (Devin Booker and Milton Jennings) accounted for 49.1 percent of the points.
  • Milton Jennings accounted for 38.0 percent of the team's rebounds.
  • Devin Booker has led the team in scoring 12 times in 28 games this season.
  • Milton Jennings has led the team in rebounding 11 times in 28 games this season.
  • Milton Jennings has three straight double-digit point games.
  • This was the first foul out of the season for Rod Hall.
  • Devin Booker has six straight double-digit point games.
CLEM PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
AMilton Jennings371381200
BAdonis Filer271323201
BRod Hall36644101
BDevin Booker341730103
CD. Harrison28611201
CJordan Roper28602303
-Landry Nnoko6000000
-B. Sullivan4000000
VT PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
AErick Green392921114
AC.J. Barksdale301481203
BJ. van Zegeren9440000
BRobert Brown361341115
C+Jarell Eddie37752003
CMarshall Wood16040010
CCadarian Raines25250130
-Marquis Rankin5000001
-Will Johnston3000000

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