The Clemson basketball team begins season #2 under Brad Brownell Saturday night with an exhibition game against Queens. Tipoff at Littlejohn Coliseum will be 7:00. There is no charge and seating will be general admission.
Clemson is coming off a 22-12 season and a fourth straight appearance in the NCAA Tournament. The Tigers also went 9-7 in the ACC last season and earned a first round bye to the conference tournament.
Three starters return from last season in Devin Booker, Tanner Smith and Andre Young. Also back is last year’s top scorer off the bench in Milton Jennings.
Queens has played one exhibition game losing to the College of Charleston 89-65. The Royals, a Division II team, were 21-8 last season. They are coached by Clemson graduate Wes Long.
The Tigers open their regular season at home November 11th against Gardner-Webb.