#Clemson goes extras before defeating Winthrop (VIDEO)

Keyshawn Askew allowed one run and five hits in his first start of the season (CU Athletics Communications)

Clemson had to work overtime Wednesday night to extend its winning streak to fieve games. Chad Fairey delivered a two-out single in the bottom of the 11th to give the Tigers a 3-2 win over Winthrop. The Tigers trailed 2-1 going to the bottom of the 9th. Pinch-runner Sam Hall scored from second on an infield single by Davis Sharpe and an error on the throw to first. In the 11th, Elijah Henderson led off with a double, went to third on a single by Kier Meredith, and scored on Fairey’s base hit. Keyshawn Askew started for Clemson and allowed 5 hits and 1 run over 4.2 innings. Four relievers pitched hitless ball the rest of the way. Nick Hoffman pitched the 11th to earn the win and is 2-1. Clemson is 14-3 and opens a seven game road trip Friday at Wake Forest.

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Monte Lee postgame press conference

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