Florida A&M vs Clemson

Clemson 80, Florida A&,M 57

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CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) - Freshman Jordan Roper ignited a second-half surge on Saturday night as Clemson returned from final exams with an 80-57 win over Florida A&M.

Roper scored 13 of his 16 points in the second half. He hit 6 of 8 from the field, including 4 of 5 from 3-point range.

Clemson (6-3), which scored the first nine points of the second half and led by as many as 31, hit 13 of its first 18 field goals after the break.

A week removed from a 66-54 loss to No. 8 Arizona, Clemson shot 52.6 percent from the field (30 for 57), including 65.2 percent (15 of 23) in the second half after an irregular first half in which the Tigers shot 44.1 percent (15 of 34).

Adonis Filer contributed 14 points off the bench. Devin Booker had 12 points and K.J. McDaniels 11 for Clemson. Milton Jennings contributed 11 rebounds and Rod Hall had 10 assists for the Tigers.

Junior guard Reggie Lewis scored 26 points, including 6 of 8 from 3-point range, for the Rattlers (4-7), who saw their three-game winning streak end. Muhammad Abdul-Aleem added 12 points, but no other Florida A&M starter scored.

Lewis' teammates were 0 for 14 from 3-point range and the Rattlers combined to shoot 31.8 percent overall (21 for 66). Clemson also commanded the boards 49-32.

The Tigers now have a 27-1 record against teams from the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference. It was Clemson's first game against Florida A&M in 26 seasons.

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Florida A&M (4-7)312657
Clemson (6-3) «413980

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Florida A&M Rattlers
M. Teal, F275-102-361312
J. Bradshaw, F150-50-03010
R. Lewis, G339-152-350126
J. Adams, G310-100-02620
W. Davis, G210-10-03020
M. Abdul-Aleem, G273-153-44129
T. Kellum, F183-42-25048
O. Odi, F161-40-12002
J. Bush, G100-10-01310
M. Fabiyi, G20-10-00000
Total 21-669-1332111657
 31.8%69.2% 
Clemson Tigers
M. Jennings, F272-83-411307
K. McDaniels, F204-83-361111
D. Booker, F-C216-80-072212
J. Roper, G306-80-021016
R. Hall, G223-30-021016
A. Filer, G233-77-1041314
D. Harrison, G171-52-38104
B. Sullivan, F132-20-03004
L. Nnoko, C101-30-02022
J. Smith, F92-30-02014
C. Fields, G80-20-20130
Total 30-5715-2249201380
 52.6%68.2% 
MEAC
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
N.C. Central13-325-9202
Norfolk St.12-417-17242
Morgan St.11-514-16326
Hampton11-514-17284
Savannah St.10-613-16279
Md.-E. Shore9-714-20278
S.C. State7-911-20302
Delaware St.7-910-22332
Coppin St.7-98-24336
Beth.-Cook.6-1010-22346
Howard5-1110-24338
Florida A&M5-117-23349
N.C. A&T1-153-29350

ACC
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
N. Carolina14-433-75
Florida St.12-626-914
Louisville12-625-97
Notre Dame12-626-1023
Duke11-728-96
Virginia11-723-1118
Va. Tech10-822-1148
Miami (Fla.)10-821-1242
Syracuse10-819-1584
Wake Forest9-919-1439
Georgia Tech8-1021-16106
Clemson6-1217-1668
Pittsburgh4-1416-1774
NC State4-1415-17141
Boston College2-169-23219
 
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PUR 68 Final
ND 81
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NMEX 73
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CAN 61 Final
SYR 85
BELM 60 Final
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NULL 56 Final
MIST 92
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