A crucial 16-2 run in the second half and phenomenal games from Marcquise Reed and Donte Grantham pushed Clemson men's basketball over the top against Hofstra, 78-59, in Friday night's Charleston Classic semifinal matchup.
The Tigers meet the Pride in the winners bracket on Friday night.
Elijah Thomas captures 17 points and 15 rebounds for his third career double-double.
The Clemson men's basketball program will open up the Charleston Classic on ESPN on Thursday.
Grantham and DeVoe both posted their second double-doubles of their respective careers.
The Tigers will have a quick turnaround from their season-opening win and face the Aggies on Sunday.
The Clemson University men's basketball program won its 33rd-straight season opener in convincing fashion on Friday night.
Tigers host Catamounts in Season Opener on Friday, Nov. 10 at 7 p.m.
The former Tiger standout on the hardwood is back with the program in 2017-18.
Both the Clemson and Tennessee basketball programs came together on Sunday, Nov. 5 to benefit the Salvation Army's hurricane relief efforts in an exhibition contest. The Tigers fell narrowly to the Volunteers 71-67.
Clemson University men's basketball will play host to the Tennessee Volunteers on Sunday, Nov. 5 at 12:30 p.m. as part of a charity exhibition for hurricane relief benefitting The Salvation Army.
An explosive 28-6 run carrying over from the end of the first half to the beginning of the second half elevated Clemson University men's basketball over Augusta University by a final score of 80-56 on Thursday night in Littlejohn Coliseum.