WBB Set for Road Contest at Clemson

WBB Set for Road Contest at Clemson

Jan. 14, 2018 | 2 p.m.
Littlejohn Coliseum | Clemson, S.C.

Miami (11-6, 1-3 ACC) at Clemson (10-7, 0-4 ACC)
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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.

Action will be broadcast on ACC Network Extra HERE, as well as carried live on WVUM 90.5 FM HERE. Live stats for the contest will be available HERE.

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.

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