2012–13 Clemson Tigers men's basketball team

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2012–13 Clemson Tigers men's basketball
Conference Atlantic Coast Conference
2012–13 record 13–18 (5–13 ACC)
Head coach Brad Brownell
Assistant coach Mike Winiecki
Assistant coach Earl Grant
Assistant coach Steve Smith
Home arena Littlejohn Coliseum
Seasons
« 2011–12 2013–14 »
2012–13 ACC men's basketball standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   PCT     W   L   PCT
#5 Miami (FL) 15 3   .833     29 7   .806
#6 Duke 14 4   .778     30 6   .833
North Carolina 12 6   .667     25 11   .694
Virginia 11 7   .611     23 12   .657
NC State 11 7   .611     24 11   .686
Florida State 9 9   .500     18 16   .529
Maryland 8 10   .444     25 13   .658
Boston College 7 11   .389     16 17   .485
Georgia Tech 6 12   .333     16 15   .516
Wake Forest 6 12   .333     13 18   .419
Clemson 5 13   .278     13 18   .419
Virginia Tech 4 14   .222     13 19   .406
2013 ACC Tournament winner
As of April 2, 2013; Rankings from AP Poll

The 2012–13 Clemson Tigers men's basketball team represented Clemson University in the 2012–2013 college basketball season. The Tigers, led by third year head coach Brad Brownell, played their home games at Littlejohn Coliseum and were members of the Atlantic Coast Conference. They finished the season 13–18, 5–13 in ACC play to finish in 11th place. They lost in the first round of the ACC Tournament to Florida State.

Departures[edit]

Name Number Pos. Height Weight Year Hometown Notes
Tanner Smith 5 G 6'5 210 Senior Alpharetta, GA Graduated
Catalin Baciu 10 C 7'2 255 Senior Cluj-Napoca, Romania Graduated
Andre Young 11 G 5'9 175 Senior Albany, GA Graduated
Bryan Narcisse 21 F 6'6 225 Senior North Augusta, SC Graduated

Recruiting[edit]

Name Hometown High school / college Height Weight Commit date
Jaron Blossomgame
PF
Alpharetta, GA Chattahoochee High School 6 ft 7 in (2.01 m) 200 lb (91 kg) Feb 12, 2011 
Scout:3/5 stars   Rivals:3/5 stars   247Sports: N/A   ESPN grade: 92
Adonis Filer
PG
Chicago, IL Notre Dame Preparatory School 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m) 185 lb (84 kg) Nov 8, 2011 
Scout:3/5 stars   Rivals:3/5 stars   247Sports: N/A   ESPN grade: POST
Landry Nnoko
C
Yaounde, Cameroon Montverde Academy 6 ft 11 in (2.11 m) 220 lb (100 kg) Nov 3, 2011 
Scout:3/5 stars   Rivals:3/5 stars   247Sports: N/A   ESPN grade: 89
Jordan Roper
PG
Columbia, SC Irmo High School 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m) 160 lb (73 kg) Jun 9, 2011 
Scout:3/5 stars   Rivals:3/5 stars   247Sports: N/A   ESPN grade: 88
Josh Smith
PF
Charlotte, NC Olympic High School 6 ft 7 in (2.01 m) 260 lb (120 kg) Aug 13, 2011 
Scout:3/5 stars   Rivals:3/5 stars   247Sports: N/A   ESPN grade: 88


Overall recruiting rankings:
  • Note: In many cases, Scout, Rivals, 247Sports, and ESPN may conflict in their listings of height and weight.
  • In these cases, the average was taken. ESPN grades are on a 100-point scale.

Sources:

Roster[edit]

2012–13 Clemson Tigers men's basketball team
Players Coaches
Pos. # Name Height Weight Year Home town
G 1 Sapp, T. J.T. J. Sapp 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m) 195 lb (88 kg) So Fort Lauderdale, Florida
G 2 Fields, CarsonCarson Fields 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m) 200 lb (91 kg) So Pewee Valley, Kentucky
G 3 Filer, AdonisAdonis Filer 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m) 185 lb (84 kg) Fr Chicago, Illinois
F 5 Blossomgame, JaronJaron Blossomgame 6 ft 7 in (2.01 m) 190 lb (86 kg) Fr Alpharetta, Georgia
G 12 Hall, RodRod Hall 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m) 210 lb (95 kg) So Augusta, Georgia
G 15 Coleman, DevinDevin Coleman 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m) 200 lb (91 kg) So Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
G 20 Roper, JordanJordan Roper 5 ft 11 in (1.8 m) 155 lb (70 kg) Fr Columbia, South Carolina
F 21 Harrison, DemarcusDemarcus Harrison 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m) 195 lb (88 kg) So Greenwood, South Carolina
F 22 Sullivan, BernardBernard Sullivan 6 ft 7 in (2.01 m) 230 lb (104 kg) So Gastonia, North Carolina
F 24 Jennings, MiltonMilton Jennings 6 ft 9 in (2.06 m) 225 lb (102 kg) Sr Summerville, South Carolina
F/C 31 Booker, DevinDevin Booker 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m) 250 lb (113 kg) Sr Whitmire, South Carolina
G 32 McDaniels, K. J.K. J. McDaniels 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m) 195 lb (88 kg) So Birmingham, Alabama
F 33 Smith, JoshJosh Smith 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m) 255 lb (116 kg) Fr Charlotte, North Carolina
C 35 Nnoko, LandryLandry Nnoko 6 ft 10 in (2.08 m) 240 lb (109 kg) Fr Yaounde, Cameroon
Head coach
Assistant coach(es)

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • (S) Suspended
  • (I) Ineligible
  • (W) Walk-on

Roster
Last update: 2012-09-25

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent Site TV Result Attendance Record
Exhibition
11/05/2012* 7:00 PM Lander Littlejohn ColiseumClemson, SC W 72–42  N/A
Regular Season
11/12/2012* 7:00 PM Presbyterian Littlejohn Coliseum • Clemson, SC ESPN3 W 77–44  4,500 1–0
11/16/2012* 7:00 PM at Furman Timmons ArenaGreenville, SC ESPN3 W 72–55  2,746 2–0
11/22/2012* 9:00 PM vs. #17 Gonzaga HP Field HouseLake Buena Vista, FL
(Old Spice Classic Quarterfinals)
ESPN2 L 49–57  2,076 2–1
11/23/2012* 5:30 PM vs. UTEP HP Field House • Lake Buena Vista, FL
(Old Spice Classic Consolation Game)
ESPN2 W 69–48  2,205 3–1
11/25/2012* 11:30 AM vs. Marist HP Field House • Lake Buena Vista, FL
(Old Spice Classic Fifth Place Game)
ESPNU W 59–44  1,080 4–1
11/28/2012* 7:15 PM Purdue Littlejohn Coliseum • Clemson, SC
(ACC–Big Ten Challenge)
ESPNU L 61–73  7,632 4–2
12/02/2012* 12:00 PM at South Carolina Colonial Life ArenaColumbia, SC ESPNU W 64–55  10,684 5–2
12/08/2012* 8:00 PM #8 Arizona Littlejohn Coliseum • Clemson, SC ESPN2 L 54–66  8,509 5–3
12/15/2012* 7:00 PM Florida A&M Littlejohn Coliseum • Clemson, SC ESPN3 W 80–57  7,862 6–3
12/19/2012* 7:00 PM at Coast Carolina HTC CenterConway, SC ESPN3 L 46–69  3,286 6–4
12/23/2012* 2:00 PM South Carolina State Littlejohn Coliseum • Clemson, SC ESPN3 W 77–41  7,431 7–4
01/01/2013* 4:00 PM The Citadel Littlejohn Coliseum • Clemson, SC ESPN3 W 92–51  7,124 8–4
01/05/2013 4:00 PM Florida State Littlejohn Coliseum • Clemson, SC RSN/ESPN3 L 66–71  7,635 8–5 (0–1)
01/08/2013 7:00 PM at #1 Duke Cameron Indoor StadiumDurham, NC ESPNU L 40–68  9,314 8–6 (0–2)
01/12/2013 12:00 PM Virginia Littlejohn Coliseum • Clemson, SC ACCN/ESPN3 W 59–44  7,795 9–6 (1–2)
01/15/2013 7:00 PM Wake Forest Littlejohn Coliseum • Clemson, SC ESPNU W 60–44  7,291 10–6 (2–2)
01/20/2013 6:00 PM at #14 NC State PNC ArenaRaleigh, NC ESPNU L 62–66  19,557 10–7 (2–3)
01/24/2013 8:00 PM at Florida State Donald L. Tucker CenterTallahassee, FL ACCN/ESPN3 L 57–60  7,893 10–8 (2–4)
01/27/2013 1:00 PM Virginia Tech Littlejohn Coliseum • Clemson, SC ACCN/ESPN3 W 77–70  7,980 11–8 (3–4)
01/29/2013 7:00 PM Georgia Tech Littlejohn Coliseum • Clemson, SC RSN/ESPN3 W 63–60  7,059 12–8 (4–4)
02/02/2013 12:00 PM at Boston College Conte ForumChestnut Hill, MA ACCN/ESPN3 L 68–75  5,278 12–9 (4–5)
02/07/2013 7:00 PM at Virginia John Paul Jones ArenaCharlottesville, VA ESPN2 L 41–78  9,942 12–10 (4–6)
02/10/2013 1:00 PM NC State Littlejohn Coliseum • Clemson, SC ACCN/ESPN3 L 57–58  9,455 12–11 (4–7)
02/14/2013 7:00 PM at Georgia Tech McCamish PavilionAtlanta, GA RSN/ESPN3 W 56–53  6,862 13–11 (5–7)
02/17/2013 6:00 PM #3 Miami (FL) Littlejohn Coliseum • Clemson, SC ESPNU L 43–45  8,998 13–12 (5–8)
02/23/2013 12:00 PM at Maryland Comcast CenterCollege Park, MD ESPN2 L 59–72  15,373 13–13 (5–9)
02/28/2013 7:00 PM North Carolina Littlejohn Coliseum • Clemson, SC ESPN L 59–68  9,778 13–14 (5–10)
03/02/2013 8:00 PM at Virginia Tech Cassell ColiseumBlacksburg, VA RSN/ESPN3 L 61–69  5,184 13–15 (5–11)
03/05/2013 7:00 PM Boston College Littlejohn Coliseum • Clemson, SC RSN/ESPN3 L 61–68  7,102 13–16 (5–12)
03/09/2013 2:30 PM at #6 Miami (FL) BankUnited CenterCoral Gables, FL ACCN/ESPN3 L 49–62  7,972 13–17 (5–13)
ACC Tournament
03/14/2013 9:38 PM vs. Florida State Greensboro ColiseumGreensboro, NC
(First Round)
ESPNU/ACCN L 69–73  22,169 13–18
*Non-conference game. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Eastern Time.

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