The Tigers are heading to paradise! Clemson is set to take part in the Junkanoo Jam in Bimini, Bahamas beginning on Thursday, Nov. 22. The Tigers face their third SEC matchup in as many games, when they meet the No. 11 Tennessee Volunteers on Thursday.
Tipoff at Gateway Christian Academy is set for 3 p.m. EST and the game will be broadcast on FloHoops or can be heard on 105.5 The Roar with William Qualkinbush on the call.
Clemson squared-off with Alabama in its second road game of the season on Monday, coming up short 56-76 in the ACC/SEC matchup. As a team, Clemson outrebounded Alabama 46-37 throughout the game.
Tennessee enters Thursday’s contest undefeated, having taken down all three opponents faced thus far in the 2018-19 season. Most recently, the Volunteers hosted Florida A&M, dominating the Rattlers 96-31.
Clemson and Tennessee have met 12 times in program history with the series heavily favoring the Volunteers 11-1. The Tigers’ only win over Tennessee came in 1981 when Clemson downed the then seventh-ranked Volunteers, 72-64, at home.