CLEMSON, SC — No. 19 Clemson will go in search of its fourth straight win when it hosts NC State at the Littlejohn Coliseum on Tuesday night.
Game time for this encounter is slated for 7:00 p.m. ET and the ACC Network will provide live broadcast. WatchESPN and the ESPN App will also provide live streaming coverage for this using Amazon Fire TV, Firestick, or any other streaming devices.
Clemson (8-1, 2-1 Atlantic Coast Conference) enters this game on a three-game winning streak after edging Miami 66-65 on Saturday. The Tigers also upset then-No. 18 Florida State and defeated Morehead State during this mini undefeated run.
North Carolina State also comes into this game in good form, having won three straight games and sitting second in the Atlantic Coast Conference standings with two wins.
When Clemson and NC State take the court on Tuesday, the Tigers will be seeking their fourth straight win over the Wolfpack at Littlejohn Coliseum. The last time NC State picked up a win at Clemson was a 66-61 victory on March 3, 2015.
This latest matchup isn’t expected to be easy either for the Wolfpack, with Clemson holding opponents to 51.75 points per game at home and 56.2 per contest overall this season. The Tigers are scoring 67.7 each outing.
NC State is putting up 81.0 points per game in the 2020-21 campaign and allowing 64.7 per opponent. The visitors are shooting 49.2% from the field averaging 33.4 rebounds with 11.0 steals.
Aamir Simms is averaging 13.1 points and 5.7 rebounds, while Al-Amir Dawes is scoring 10.2 points per game for Clemson through nine games.
Devon Daniels is averaging 16.3 points, 4.7 rebounds and 2.3 steals per game for the Wolfpack, with Jericole Hellems averaging 12.6 points and DJ Funderburk scoring 11.5 per game.