Winston-Salem, NC - Kyle Wilkie's two-out double in the eighth inning scored Seth Beer for the go-ahead run in No. 12 Clemson's 4-3 victory over Wake Forest at David F. Couch Ballpark on Saturday afternoon. The Tigers, who took a 2-0 lead in the series, improved to 28-11 overall and 13-7 in the ACC. The Demon Deacons dropped to 18-22 overall and 10-10 in ACC play.
The Demon Deacons scored two runs in the third inning, highlighted by DJ Poteet's solo homer, then Bobby Seymour laced a solo homer in the fourth inning. In the sixth inning, the Tigers tied the score with three runs on a balk, RBI groundout by Seth Beer and sacrifice fly by Chris Williams. In the eighth inning, Beer led off with a double and scored three batters later on Wilkie's double to right field.