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No. 7 Tigers Top Furman 10-5


Every Tiger starter had at least one hit and No. 7 Clemson totaled 15 hits in all in its 10-5 win over Furman at Fluor Field on Tuesday night. The Tigers, who won both games of the home-and-home season series, improved to 37-12, while the Paladins dropped to 25-23. Clemson also won its 17th game in a row over Furman dating to 2009 and improved to 11-0 all-time against the Paladins at Fluor Field.

Logan Davidson led off with his eighth home run of the year in Clemson’s three-run first inning. Weston Jackson hit a run-scoring triple in the third inning. After Reed Rohlman’s two-run double in the Tigers’ three-run fifth inning, Jackson belted another run-scoring triple in the sixth inning.

Tiger starter Tyler Jackson (8-1) earned the win, as he yielded seven hits, five runs (four earned) and one walk with four strikeouts in 5.1 innings pitched. Paladin starter Jake Crawford (1-4) suffered the loss, as he surrendered three runs on three hits in 1.0 innings pitched.

Clemson hosts No. 2 Louisville in a three-game series beginning Friday at 6:30 p.m., on ACC Network Extra. The first 1,000 fans receive player trading cards (part of a set of the entire roster).

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