Clemson University

Men's pregame: Clemson vs. Charleston

Who: College of Charleston Cougars (5-3) at Clemson Tigers (9-2)

When: 7:30 p.m.

Where: Littlejohn Coliseum, Clemson

TV: None

Coaches: Bobby Cremins (524-347 in 29 seasons, 70-40 seasons at Charleston); Oliver Purnell (382-270 in 22 seasons, 126-79 in seven seasons at Clemson).

What to watch:

Wing Noel Johnson and forwards Milton Jennings and Devin Booker have shown signs of increased comfort on the offensive end, and Clemson needs them to grow up a lot during nonconference play. College of Charleston is riding a four-game winning streak.

Starting lineups

CHARLESTON

G 6-0 Tony White 8.0

G 6-2 Andrew Goudelock 16.8

G 6-2 Donavan Monroe 12.5

F 6-8 Casaan Breeden 8.3

F 6-8 Jeremy Simmons 14.3

CLEMSON

PG 6-2 Demontez Stitt 9.0

G 6-5 Tanner Smith 11.1

F 6-6 David Potter 9.0

PF 6-7 Trevor Booker 14.0

C 6-8 Jerai Grant 5.5

Bottom line

Clemson should win their fourth straight with two more games remaining before its ACC opener at Duke on Jan. 3.

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