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Clemson Lady Tigers Host Virginia in Pink Zone Contest

Jan. 28, 2011

Complete Game Notes

CLEMSON, SC – The Clemson Lady Tigers will hold their annual Kay Yow Foundation Pink Zone game on Sunday, Jan. 30, at 2:00 PM against Virginia in Littlejohn Coliseum. The game is Clemson’s fundraiser, which helps to generate awareness for breast cancer and support research.

The Tigers (9-13, 2-5 ACC) and Cavaliers (12-9, 1-4 ACC) meet for the 66th time in series history, and Clemson has a 14-13 edge in home contests against the `Hoos.

Fans who wear pink will receive free admission to the game, which will be broadcast live on TigerCast and on the Clemson Tiger Sports Network. T-shirts will be available for $10.00 at all gates and guest services.

Pink Zone Info • Breast Cancer Survivors and their families receive free admission • Anyone wearing pink receives free admission • Breast cancer survivors will be recognized throughout the game • Clemson Athletics would like to thank Zeta Tau Alpha for their contributions

How to Make A Donation: • Pink t-shirts will be sold at all gates and guest services for $10 • Flat donations are accepted • A member of Clemson Athletics Facilities will be riding a stationary bike throughout the game. Fans are encouraged to make a donation for each mile he is able to ride. A member of Zeta Tau Alpha will be available with a pledge sheet. • All proceeds will be donated to the Kay Yow Foundation

Clemson Lady Tigers (9-13, 2-5 ACC) vs. Virginia Cavaliers (12-9, 1-4 ACC) Date: Sunday, Jan. 30, 2011 Time: 2:00 PM ET Location: Littlejohn Coliseum – Clemson, SC

Broadcast Information: Radio: Clemson Tiger Sports Network (Don Munson, Kanetra Queen) Live Stats: ClemsonTigers.com Live Video: Tigercast at ClemsonTigers.com (Roy Philpott)

Watch Clemson vs. Virginia Live on TigerCast

Clemson Quick Notes: • Head Coach Itoro Coleman is in her first season as a head coach. The 2000 graduate of Clemson was most recently at Penn State; Coleman missed only 18 days (4 games) after having her third child on Nov. 5 • The Lady Tigers are hosting their Pink Zone breast cancer awareness game against Virginia • Clemson opened its 34th season of ACC basketball with a 76-74 win at NC State. Clemson is 21-13 in all-time ACC openers • Clemson has played 7 of its last 11 against ranked opponents, including #1 Baylor and #3 Duke • Defensively, Clemson has held seven opponents to 58 or fewer points this season, a feat they accomplished only four times all of last season • The Tigers rank 4th in the ACC with a 4.9 blocks/game average, and rank 24th in the NCAA • Clemson leads the conference in 3FG% (.354) and ranks second in the ACC in 3FGM/GM (6.4) • Clemson won its first OT game this year with a 77-73 triumph at Wake Forest, their 2nd ACC road win of 2010-11 • Sthefany Thomas reached the 1,000 point career mark with a 3-pointer at Duke • Clemson’s first three players off the bench combined for 50 pts, 20 reb, and 13 ast against Florida State • Shaniqua Pauldo posted her second career double-double with 21-10 off the bench against FSU • Kirstyn Wright leads the team in steals with 48, is 2nd in assists and scoring, and is third in rebounding

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