Women's Basketball ACCtion: Monday, November 28

Nov. 28, 2011

Lady Tigers Complete Furious Comeback to Topple Furman Monday

GREENVILLE, S.C. - The Clemson Lady Tigers, who trailed by as many as 11 points with less than 12 minutes to play, came back and held on down the stretch for a 68-67 win at against Furman (3-2) at Timmons Arena in Greenville. Three Clemson post players recorded double-figure rebounds, and the Lady Tigers (3-2) held Furman to .270 shooting from inside the arc in the win.

Clemson used a 17-3 run over the span of six minutes in the second half to take a 59-56 lead on a Shaniqua Pauldo hoop-and-harm with 5:43 to play.

Pauldo (5-10 FG, 14 points, 11 rebounds) recorded her second career double-double, scoring 12 of her 14 in the second half, including seven in the final eight minutes. She played 22 minutes off the bench. Quinyotta Pettaway recorded career-bests of 16 points and 10 rebounds (8 offensive), and hit all four of her free throws in the contest.