Honor scores 13 second-half points as Tigers down No. 18 FSU

Honor scores 13 second-half points as Tigers down No. 18 FSU
Clemson guard Nick Honor (4) reacts after scoring a three point basket against Florida State in the second-half in Clemson, S.C. on Tuesday, Dec. 29, 2020. (Bart Boatwright/SIDELINE CAROLINA) (Source: Bart Boatwright/SIDELINE CAROLINA)

CLEMSON, S.C. (TigerNet) - Nick Honor shook off a scoreless first half and scored 13 points in the second half as Clemson defeated No. 18 Florida State 77-67 at Littlejohn Coliseum Tuesday night.

Clemson improves to 7-1 overall and 1-1 in the ACC, while Florida State falls to 5-2 overall and 1-1 in the ACC.

The Tigers outscored Florida State 48-33 in the second half. Clyde Trapp was Clemson’s leading scorer with 15 points, Honor added his 15 and Al-Amir Dawes added 11. Clemson was 24-of-33 from the free-throw line (73 percent), while Florida State was 6-of-9 from the charity stripe.

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