I will have a big feature on Erick Green in tomorrow’s paper and on the website tomorrow, but for now here is the preview capsule on tomorrow’s game:
Clemson at Virginia Tech
8 p.m. at Cassell Coliseum
Records: Clemson 13-14, 5-10 ACC; Virginia Tech 12-16, 3-12.
Last meeting: Clemson won 77-70 at home on Jan. 27.
Va. Tech probable starters: F C.J. Barksdale (5.5 ppg), C Cadarian Raines (6.9 ppg), G Marquis Rankin (2.8 ppg), G Erick Green (24.9 ppg), G Will Johnston (2.3 ppg).
Clemson probable starters: F Damarcus Harrison (5.1 ppg), F Milton Jennings (10 ppg), C Devin Booker (12.9 ppg, 8 rpg), G Rod Hall (5.8 ppg), G Jordan Roper (5.1 ppg).
Notes: This will be the final home game for Green and senior walk-on Joey Racer. Clemson ruined Tech’s senior day in 2006 and 2007. … The Tigers have lost six of their past seven games. They were held under 60 points in each of the past six games. … Tech has been held under 60 points in five of the past seven games. … In last month’s meeting, Jennings had 28 points and Harrison 19 points. The Tigers sank 10 3-pointers. … K.J. McDaniels (10.7 ppg), who had 17 points and five 3-pointers in last month’s meeting, could miss his second straight game with a sprained ankle. … Booker did not score against Tech’s zone in last month’s meeting.