Clemson Women's Basketball

Clemson vs. Wake Forest Game Notes

February 13, 2020
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  • Clemson fell to Boston College, 70-68, on Sunday afternoon in Clemson.
  • The Tigers rallied from a 20-point first-half deficit to tie the game in the fourth quarter. Clemson tallied 28 points in the third quarter, the most points scored in a single-quarter this season.
  • Kendall Spray led the Tigers with 17 points on 7-12 shooting, with a team-high three 3s. Spray turned in a team-high 12 points in the game’s third quarter.
  • Kobi Thornton tallied 10 points on 7-10 shooting against the Eagles, while Amari Robinson and Hannah Hank each finished with double-digit points. Destiny Thomas dished out a team-high eight assists on the day.
  • The Tigers are looking to snap a six-game losing streak, with their last win coming at home against Duke on January 19.

GAME PREVIEW

  • Clemson and Wake Forest meet for the 75th time in school history, and second time this season, on Thursday evening on ACC Network Extra.
  • Earlier this year, Wake Forest downed Clemson, 63-58, inside Lawrence Joel Veterans Memorial Coliseum in Winston-Salem, N.C. Kendall Spray hit four threes and Ivana Raca led the Demon Deacons with 24 points on the night.

SCOUTING THE DEMON DEACONS

  • Wake Forest is looking to snap a four-game losing streak. The Demon Deacons fell at Georgia Tech on Sunday, 62-52, after falling to Notre Dame, at Boston College and at Pittsburgh.
  • Ivana Raca leads the Demon Deacons in scoring with 16.0 points per game, while Alex Sharp leads in rebounds at 9.0 and adds 12.7 points per game. Gina Conti has 126 assists on the year, good for second in the ACC.

THAT NEW NEW

  • Six of the nine Tigers that have put on a Clemson jersey for the first time are in the team’s top-seven in scoring in ACC play.
  • Kendall Spray, in her first year of action after sitting out due to transfer rules, is second on the team in scoring in conference games with 12.2 points per game. Freshmen Amari Robinson and Hannah Hank are third and fourth with 10.7 and 7.1 ppg respectively, followed by transfers Shania Meertens (4.5 ppg), Mikayla Hayes (3.5) and Nique Cherry (2.8).

THREEEEEEE

  • In 13 ACC games this season, Kendall Spray is 42-111 (.378) from beyond the arc, including eight made threes against Notre Dame, tying the school single-game record. Spray was named the ACC Player of the Week on December 30.
  • As the 2016-17 OVC Freshman of the Year at UT Martin, Spray shot 38.4 percent from beyond the arc and broke UT Martin’s freshman three-point record with 89 while ranking sixth on the program’s single-season list. As a sophomore, Spray set the school single-season record for three-pointers made (125). She sits fourth on UT Martin’s career three-point list, despite only playing two seasons with the Hawks.

Clemson vs. Wake Forest Game Notes

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