K.C. Rivers scored 28 points against Miami, was named ACC Player of the Week and helped Clemson move up to No. 16 in the lasted ESPN/USA Today Poll.
Rivers is averaging 14.7 per game. He has scored in double figures in 9 of the 12 games, including 32 against Liberty.
Last week Clemson was No. 20 in the ESPN/USA Poll and No. 22 in the AP Poll. The Tigers are 12-0. Coach Oliver Purnell has started the last four season by 10-0 and the last three season by going 11-0. Clemson leads the ACC for most wins and is undefeated along with North Carolina and Wake Forest.
Rivers, a senior, is the leader of the squad, along with Trevor Booker, Terrence Oblesby and Demontez Stitt.