Where: KFC Yum! Center, Louisville, KY
When: Saturday, January 25, 2:00 PM. ET.
The Louisville Cardinals will be going for their sixth consecutive win when they take on the Clemson Tigers on Saturday afternoon.
Tigers Going For Second Consecutive WinThe Tigers have played well over the last week, winning four of their last five games. They will be trying to keep the momentum going with a win over the Cardinals, which will give them their second win in a row and fifth win in their last six games.
🎥 𝘾𝙞𝙣𝙚𝙢𝙖𝙩𝙞𝙘 𝙍𝙚𝙘𝙖𝙥: "𝚆𝚎 𝚓𝚞𝚜𝚝 𝚔𝚎𝚎𝚙 𝚏𝚒𝚐𝚑𝚝𝚒𝚗𝚐 𝚞𝚗𝚝𝚒𝚕 𝚝𝚑𝚎 𝚎𝚗𝚍" pic.twitter.com/P7S4HAvaMO— Clemson Basketball (@ClemsonMBB) January 23, 2020
Clemson has struggled offensively, averaging 68.6 points per game. The team is shooting 43 percent from the field and 32 percent from three-point range. They finished with 71 points in their last game and will need another solid offensive performance if they want to beat the Cardinals.
Hunter Tyson led the way for the Tigers with 21 points and five rebounds, while John Newman III added nine points and seven rebounds for the Tigers, who finished the game with only one player scoring in double figures.
Clemson has done a better job defensively, holding opponents to 64.2 points per game. They gave up 68 points in their last game and will need a similar effort to get past the Cardinals.
Cardinals Going For Eighth Win In 10 GamesThe Cardinals have played well over the last two weeks and have won their last five games. They will be going for their sixth win in a row and eighth win in their last 10 games when they face the Tigers on Saturday.
Louisville has played well offensively, averaging 74.5 points per game. The team is shooting 46 percent from the field and 38 percent from three-point range. They finished with 68 points in their last game and will need a much better offensive performance if they want to beat the Tigers.
Malik Williams led the way for the Cardinals with 13 points and six rebounds. Steven Enoch finished with 13 points and three rebounds, while Jordan Nwora added 10 points and seven rebounds for the Cardinals.
Louisville has also played well defensively, holding opponents to 62.3 points per game. They gave up 64 points in their last game and will need to keep playing well defensively if they want to pick up the win.