Hall, Dawes lift Clemson past NC State 70-65

Published: Jan. 8, 2022 at 6:15 PM EST
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RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — PJ Hall scored 20 points, Nick Honor made four free throws in the last 10 seconds and Clemson used a late surge to edge North Carolina State 70-65.

Al-Amir Dawes added 16 points and was in the middle of the game-winning run for the Tigers.

Dawes hit a jumper with 6:04 remaining to put Clemson up 57-53. Alex Hemenway made good on three free throws at 4:56 and Chase Hunter closed the 7-0 surge with a bucket with 31/2 minutes to play.

The 62-54 lead was the largest of the game for the Tigers.

Dereon Seabron scored 27 points for N.C. State.

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