CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Andre Young scored 18 points, Milton Jennings added 15 points and Clemson started Atlantic Coast Conference play with a 79-59 victory over Florida State on Saturday.
The Tigers (9-6, 1-0) took control of this one early with a 20-0 run in the first half as the Seminoles (9-7, 0-1) struggled to find any offense. Florida State’s leading scorer coming in, Michael Snaer, was held to seven points about half his 13.6 point a game average.
Clemson quickly turned the game into a rout. Reserve center Catalin Baciu had seven points during the Tigers charge while Young and Jennings had four apiece. Florida State missed 10 straight shots during the stretch as Clemson pulled out to a 32-10 lead.
Ian Miller led Florida State with 16 points.