Nov. 21, 2011
Coastal Carolina at Clemson
Tuesday, Nov. 22/9:00 p.m.
Littlejohn Coliseum/Clemson, S.C.
Radio: WJXY-FM 93.9 Myrtle Beach
TV: FOX Sports South
Live Stats: Gametracker
CONWAY - Coastal will play its first of two road games beginning Tuesday, Nov. 22 against the Clemson Tigers with tip off set for 9:00 p.m. Coastal will then travel to Miami, Fla., to face Florida International on Saturday, Nov. 26 at 7:30 p.m.
Clemson is currently 2-1 after dropping its first game of the year to Southern Conference opponent College of Charleston, 72-69 Saturday night in Littlejohn Coliseum... Clemson never led in the game while CofC built a 16 point advantage with 13:46 remaining in the second period... The Tigers had four players in double-figures including Devin Booker who posted 16 points and 14 rebounds... The Chanticleers will face CofC (3-0) on Dec. 22, in Conway, S.C.
Clemson holds a 5-0 advantage in the all-time series against Coastal Carolina, with four of the five wins coming at Littejohn... In the last meeting between the two schools, the Tigers defeated the Chanticleers convincingly, 90-63 during the 2002-03 season... The closest game in the series was during the 2000-01 season when Clemson won 81-68 at Kimbel Arena.
Junior guard Anthony Raffa has scored recorded double-figures in points in each of his last 13 games, dating back to Feb. 12 of last season... Raffa is currently leading the Chanticleers in scoring, averaging 16.8 points per game... Raffa was the top returning scoring with 11.7 points per game last year.
WE'RE GOING STREAKING
Coastal is off its first 4-0 start to the season since 1981-82 when they started the year 8-0 before falling to the College of Charleston 73-66 on Dec. 2.