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Clemson vs. Florida State postgame notes

Clemson vs. Florida State postgame notes

Team Notes

• Clemson won its fourth straight game Wednesday, the program’s longest ACC winning streak of any kind since Rick Barnes’ 1996-97 team started league play 5-0.

• The Tigers won a third ACC road game for the second straight season.

• Clemson won its sixth conference game on Feb. 4 for the second straight season.

• The Tigers exacted revenge from a home loss on Jan. 19, splitting the season series. The road team has won each of the past four games between the two schools.

• Clemson’s win was the program’s sixth over the Seminoles in Tallahassee since FSU entered the ACC in 1991-92.

• The Tigers held another opponent, their fourth straight, to less than 40 percent shooting. The Seminoles hit just 35.7 percent overall and 28.6 percent from three.

• Clemson won the turnover margin and improved to 7-1 this season when winning the statistic.

• Clemson’s 14-point advantage in points off turnovers was its largest in ACC play, and largest since the season opener.

• The Tigers collected nine steals Wednesday, their highest total in ACC play this season. 

Individual Notes

Jordan Roper scored double figures a fourth straight game, his longest such streak since the 2013-14 season.

• Roper made eight free throws, one off his career high of nine set in the 2013 ACC Tournament against Florida State.

Donte Grantham posted 13 points and made 2-of-4 from three, his first game with multiple three-pointers since the Syracuse win on Jan. 17.

Josh Smith posted a career-high eight points, and tied his best with eight rebounds. Smith also set a new high with three steals in 19 minutes.

Austin Ajukwa matched his career high with seven points, all in the first half.

Rod Hall posted three assists and moved into sole possession of ninth on Clemson’s career list with 367.

Landry Nnoko had one blocked shot, giving him 118 for his career and putting him eight shy of John Campbell for ninth in Clemson history.

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