WBB Set for Road Contest at Clemson
Jan. 14, 2018 | 2 p.m.
Littlejohn Coliseum | Clemson, S.C.
CORAL GABLES, Fla. – The University of Miami women’s basketball team is set to play a second straight road game for the first time this season Sunday afternoon.
Miami (11-6, 1-3 ACC) will square off against Clemson at 2 p.m., at Littlejohn Coliseum in Clemson, S.C. The game comes 23 hours after Miami’s men’s team meets the Tigers at the same venue.
The Hurricanes sport a 10-6 record all-time versus Clemson and have won seven of the past eight matchups, including three in a row, each by greater than 20 points. Last year, in the most recent contest, Miami registered an 81-57 home victory on Feb. 12, 2017.
Miami is coming off a 105-67 defeat at No. 13/12 Florida State Thursday night. Endia Banks paced the Hurricanes with 14 points, while fellow freshman guards Mykea Gray and Kelsey Marshall had 11 apiece. Redshirt senior guard/forward Shaneese Bailey added 10, her fourth straight outing with double-digit points.
Clemson enters the weekend with a 10-7 (0-4 ACC) mark on the season. Junior guard Danielle Edwards leads the team in both points (10.2) and assists (2.1) per game. The Tigers were picked No. 14/13 in the ACC preseason polling following a 15-16 (3-13 ACC) campaign a year ago.
After playing Clemson, Miami returns home for its second game of 2018 at the Watsco Center when it hosts Syracuse Jan. 18 at 7 p.m., on RSN.