CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) _ Jack McClinton scored 16 points,
including three dramatic 3-pointers, as Miami defeated Clemson
The victory snapped a three-game losing streak for the
Hurricanes (15-4, 2-3). McClinton hit three consecutive 3-pointers
over a 1:23 span late as Miami rallied from a six-point deficit.
McClinton's third 3-pointer with 1:07 left gave the Hurricanes the
lead for good, 66-65.
Lance Hurdle converted two free throws with 50.5 and 31.7 left,
increasing Miami's lead to 70-65. After Brian Asbury and Demonte
Stitt traded free throws with 26.6 and 25.3 left respectively,
Stitt's field goal with 16.3 remaining cut Miami's advantage to
72-69. But Asbury secured the victory with two free throws with
Stitt led the Tigers (15-5, 3-3) with 15 points.
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