Jaron Blossomgame ended his career with a game-high 24 points.
Frank Gillespie was the model student athlete at Clemson in the 1940s.
Tigers take on Oakland at 8 p.m. Tuesday in Littlejohn Coliseum.
Clemson will host the Golden Grizzlies in the opening round Tuesday at 8 p.m. in Littlejohn.
The Tigers got 19 points from Jaron Blossomgame and 17 from Shelton Mitchell.
The Tigers move on to face fifth-seeded Duke on Wednesday at 2 p.m.
Tiger senior earned the honor for a second consecutive season.
Clemson begins its championship quest in Brooklyn, N.Y., on Tuesday at noon.
The Clemson senior earned his second career all-conference accolade Sunday.
Senior stars Jaron Blossomgame and Avry Holmes netted 17 points apiece.
Clemson welcomes Boston College for the final home game of the season in Littlejohn Coliseum.
Jaron Blossomgame scored 16 points, all after halftime, in the win.