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Clemson advances to title game in Cayman Islands

GEORGE TOWN, Cayman Islands (AP) - Marcquise Reed scored 24 points and grabbed nine rebounds, Elijah Thomas had his second straight double-double and No. 16 Clemson beat Georgia 64-49 on Tuesday to advance to the championship game of the Cayman Islands Classic.

Thomas finished with 12 points and 11 rebounds for Clemson (5-0), which is off to its best start since the 2013-14 season. Shelton Mitchell, who scored a season-high 22 on Monday, chipped in with 13 points and David Skara had three of the Tigers' nine steals.

Coach Brad Brownell won his 154th game at Clemson, three away from passing Bill Foster for second in program history.

Derek Ogbeide led Georgia (3-2) with 11 points. Nicolas Claxton, who scored 22 points in an 80-68 win on Monday, was held to three points on 1-of-9 shooting - but he had nine rebounds and five blocks.

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Key Players
M. Reed
2 G
N. Claxton
33 F
25.8 Min. Per Game 25.8
14.3 Pts. Per Game 14.3
2.3 Ast. Per Game 2.3
8.8 Reb. Per Game 8.8
47.8 Field Goal % 42.6
34.6 Three Point % 10.0
90.5 Free Throw % 57.6
  Shot clock violation turnover on Clemson 1.0
  Defensive rebound by Elijah Thomas 33.0
  Tyree Crump missed 3-pt. jump shot 35.0
+ 1 Marcquise Reed made 2nd of 2 free throws 50.0
+ 1 Marcquise Reed made 1st of 2 free throws 50.0
  Personal foul on Tyree Crump 50.0
  Defensive rebound by Elijah Thomas 54.0
  Jordan Harris missed driving layup 56.0
+ 1 Marcquise Reed made 2nd of 2 free throws 1:16
+ 1 Marcquise Reed made 1st of 2 free throws 1:16
  Personal foul on Nicolas Claxton 1:16
Team Stats
Points 64 49
Field Goals 25-63 (39.7%) 19-50 (38.0%)
3-Pointers 5-20 (25.0%) 5-18 (27.8%)
Free Throws 9-12 (75.0%) 6-12 (50.0%)
Total Rebounds 43 30
Offensive 10 3
Defensive 32 26
Team 1 1
Assists 8 8
Steals 9 3
Blocks 1 7
Turnovers 10 16
Fouls 11 13
Technicals 0 0
24 PTS, 9 REB, 3 AST
11 PTS, 4 REB, 1 AST
12T
away team logo 16 Clemson 5-0 343064
home team logo Georgia 3-2 262349
Team Stats
away team logo 16 Clemson 5-0 68.8 PPG 38.4 RPG 12.1 APG
home team logo Georgia 3-2 71.1 PPG 41.4 RPG 13.2 APG
Key Players
2
M. Reed G 19.4 PPG 5.5 RPG 3.1 APG 44.0 FG%
34
D. Ogbeide F 9.7 PPG 5.7 RPG 0.8 APG 53.0 FG%
Top Scorers
M. Reed G 24 PTS 9 REB 3 AST
D. Ogbeide F 11 PTS 4 REB 1 AST
39.7 FG% 38.0
25.0 3PT FG% 27.8
75.0 FT% 50.0
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
M. Reed 24 9 3 9/19 1/5 5/6 1 35 2 0 3 3 6
S. Mitchell 13 3 0 5/14 2/4 1/1 2 34 2 0 2 0 3
E. Thomas 12 11 1 5/7 0/0 2/3 3 29 2 1 1 2 9
D. Skara 8 3 1 3/6 1/3 1/2 1 38 3 0 1 0 3
A. Simms 2 6 1 1/5 0/4 0/0 2 26 0 0 2 1 5
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
M. Reed 24 9 3 9/19 1/5 5/6 1 35 2 0 3 3 6
S. Mitchell 13 3 0 5/14 2/4 1/1 2 34 2 0 2 0 3
E. Thomas 12 11 1 5/7 0/0 2/3 3 29 2 1 1 2 9
D. Skara 8 3 1 3/6 1/3 1/2 1 38 3 0 1 0 3
A. Simms 2 6 1 1/5 0/4 0/0 2 26 0 0 2 1 5
Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
C. Trapp 5 3 1 2/5 1/3 0/0 1 15 0 0 0 1 2
J. White 0 4 1 0/1 0/0 0/0 1 11 0 0 1 2 2
J. Newman III 0 1 0 0/2 0/0 0/0 0 5 0 0 0 0 1
H. Tyson 0 2 0 0/4 0/1 0/0 0 7 0 0 0 1 1
L. Davis - - - - - - - - - - - - -
J. Baehre - - - - - - - - - - - - -
M. William - - - - - - - - - - - - -
T. Jemison - - - - - - - - - - - - -
P. Fox - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 64 42 8 25/63 5/20 9/12 11 200 9 1 10 10 32
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
D. Ogbeide 11 4 1 5/9 0/0 1/3 3 17 0 0 3 0 4
R. Hammonds 7 7 0 3/6 1/3 0/1 4 21 0 1 2 0 7
T. Fagan 7 0 0 3/4 1/2 0/0 2 23 1 0 5 0 0
N. Claxton 3 9 0 1/9 0/2 1/2 1 33 1 5 0 2 7
W. Jackson II 2 1 1 1/2 0/1 0/0 0 16 1 0 2 1 0
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
D. Ogbeide 11 4 1 5/9 0/0 1/3 3 17 0 0 3 0 4
R. Hammonds 7 7 0 3/6 1/3 0/1 4 21 0 1 2 0 7
T. Fagan 7 0 0 3/4 1/2 0/0 2 23 1 0 5 0 0
N. Claxton 3 9 0 1/9 0/2 1/2 1 33 1 5 0 2 7
W. Jackson II 2 1 1 1/2 0/1 0/0 0 16 1 0 2 1 0
Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
T. Crump 9 6 4 3/7 2/5 1/2 2 27 0 0 2 0 6
E. Wilridge 4 1 0 2/2 0/0 0/0 0 20 0 0 1 0 1
T. Hightower 4 0 1 1/5 1/4 1/2 0 14 0 0 1 0 0
I. Sargiunas 2 0 0 0/0 0/0 2/2 0 6 0 0 0 0 0
J. Harris 0 1 1 0/4 0/0 0/0 1 11 0 0 0 0 1
A. Ngumezi 0 0 0 0/2 0/1 0/0 0 7 0 1 0 0 0
J. Toppin 0 0 0 0/0 0/0 0/0 0 5 0 0 0 0 0
C. Harrison - - - - - - - - - - - - -
M. Edwards - - - - - - - - - - - - -
C. O'Neill - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 49 29 8 19/50 5/18 6/12 13 200 3 7 16 3 26