Clemson falls in Durham
Demontez Stitt
CUTigers.com
Posted Mar 2, 2011


Clemson lost 70-59 to No. 4 Duke at Cameron Indoor Stadium on Wednesday night.

BOX SCORE: Duke 70 Clemson 59

With the loss, the Tigers fell to 19-10 (8-7 ACC). Tied for first-place atop the ACC, Duke improved to 27-3 (13-2 ACC) and will play North Carolina for the regular season championship Saturday evening in Chapel Hill.

Demontez Stitt, who came down with strep throat on Monday, led Clemson with 14 points. He also grabbed seven points and dished out four assists.

Milton Jennings came off the bench to score 10 points and pull down 11 rebounds. Jerai Grant scored eight and had 11 rebounds.

Clemson shot 30 percent from the field and 21 percent from behind the 3-point line.

Three Duke players score in double-figures, including seniors Nolan Smith and Kyle Singler, who had 21 and 18, respectively. Seth Curry scored 18.

The Blue Devils shot 42 percent from the field and 41 percent from long-range.

Clemson was whistled for 24 fouls and hit 13-of-15 free-throws. Duke had 15 fouls and shot 19-of-25 from the charity stripe.

Up next for the Tigers is senior day—Saturday’s 12 p.m. game against Virginia Tech.


Related Stories
Tigers will play for first-round bye
 -by CUTigers.com  Mar 3, 2011
Stitt's status huge for Clemson
 -by CUTigers.com  Mar 1, 2011
Tuesday notes from Littlejohn
 -by CUTigers.com  Mar 1, 2011


Get CUTigers The Magazine!
Last Issue:

Football Preview
The 64-page, glossy magazine includes top-notch features, analysis and fantastic photos. (Online subscribers: upgrade today!)

Order Now!

Newsstand Locations
Current Issue:

2011 Rewind


MAGAZINE COVERAGE
Get the 2014 Recruiting Yearbook and a full year of CUTigers Magazine with an Annual Total Access Pass.
Sign Up Today!

Upgrade Now!
Free Email Newsletter
Don't miss any news or features from CUTigers.com. Subscribe to our newsletter to have our newest articles emailed to you on a daily or weekly basis.
Click here for a list of all Team Newsletters.

Add Topics to My HotList
Get free email alerts with news about your favorite topics. Click link to add to My HotList.
Basketball > Clemson
[View My HotList]