Boxscore
Clemson 71, Wake Forest 60
Saturday, January 28, 2012 12:00 PM
Location - J.C. Littlejohn Coliseum, Clemson, South Carolina
Officials - Bernard Clinton, Lee Jones, Raymond Styons
Attendance - 8134

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 T
Wake Forest 29 31 60
Clemson 36 35 71

Recap


Andre Young scored 19 points as Clemson shook off a slow start and cruised to a 71-60 over visiting Wake Forest on Saturday in the 152nd meeting between the two schools.
 
Young, who scored a career-high 29 points in the previous game, made three 3-pointers and had five assists as the Tigers (11-9, 3-3 ACC) won their second straight.
 
Devin Booker chipped in with 16 points, Tanner Smith had 13 and Bryan Narcisse 11 for Clemson, which had a 19-4 edge in points off turnovers.
 
Wake Forest’s C.J. Harris had 19 points and Travis McKie added 13 points and 12 rebounds for his fourth double-double. The Demon Deacons (11-10, 2-5 ACC) have lost five of six.
 
Clemson coach Brad Brownell captured his 200th career victory in his 10th season. Brownell, who coached at Wright State and UNC-Wilmington before arriving at Clemson last season, is 200-106 overall.
 
The Tigers made just one of their first 15 shots to fall behind 12-4 early on, but turned up the defense and shot 65 percent the rest of the way for a 36-29 halftime lead. Smith, who drained a 3-pointer to end the half, had 10 points in the opening 20 minutes.

Wake Forest Demon Deacons

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Nikita Mescheriakov 31:00 2-7 0-1 2-2 2 2 4 1 3 1 3 0 6
Ty Walker 26:00 4-7 0-0 0-0 2 2 4 1 2 0 2 3 8
Travis McKie 37:00 6-14 1-3 0-2 5 7 12 3 4 2 3 1 13
C.J. Harris 38:00 5-10 1-3 8-8 1 6 7 3 5 1 4 0 19
Tony Chennault 29:00 1-7 0-1 1-5 2 3 5 3 3 0 2 0 3
Carson Desrosiers 14:00 1-2 0-0 0-0 0 4 4 0 1 0 0 1 2
Chase Fischer 24:00 3-7 1-2 2-2 0 3 3 1 0 0 0 0 9
Anthony Fields 1:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 22-54 3-10 13-19 12 27 39 13 18 4 14 5 60
  40.7% 30.0% 68.4% Team Rebs: 2   Total TO: 14

Clemson Tigers

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Bryan Narcisse 20:00 2-6 1-2 6-6 3 1 4 1 0 2 0 1 11
Tanner Smith 32:00 5-10 2-4 1-3 1 3 4 3 4 4 3 0 13
Andre Young 33:00 7-12 3-6 2-4 1 3 4 5 2 2 0 0 19
Devin Booker 33:00 6-11 0-0 4-4 3 4 7 3 2 1 0 3 16
Milton Jennings 25:00 2-10 0-1 1-2 2 5 7 0 3 0 3 2 5
Catalin Baciu 9:00 1-2 0-0 0-0 1 0 1 0 2 0 0 1 2
Devin Coleman 14:00 1-2 0-0 0-0 0 3 3 1 1 1 0 0 2
T.J. Sapp 15:00 0-4 0-2 0-0 0 1 1 2 2 0 0 0 0
Rod Hall 14:00 1-2 0-0 1-3 0 1 1 1 2 0 2 0 3
Bernard Sullivan 5:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 25-60 6-15 15-22 11 21 32 16 18 10 8 7 71
  41.7% 40.0% 68.2% Team Rebs: 3   Total TO: 8
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