Recap - Clemson Defeats Florida State 53-49
K.J. McDaniels scored 26 points for Clemson on Saturday, leading them to a 53-49 victory over Florida State at Tucker Center.
Bettors who backed Clemson were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of 8 at sportsbooks.
Clemson got 10 points from Jaron Blossomgame and another 8 points from Jordan Roper. Rod Hall contributed 6 assists, while K.J. McDaniels cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
Florida State got 13 points from Aaron Thomas in a losing cause and another 9 points from Okaro White. Michael Ojo contributed 2 assists for them, while Okaro White had 3 rebounds.
Clemson trailed at halftime, 20-17.
Clemson won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 33-29.