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Solid Orange: How "sweet" it is

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The Clemson Tigers are headed to the Sweet 16 for the first time since 1997! The No. 5 seed Tigers took down No. 4 seed Auburn 84-53 Sunday in San Diego to advance.

Clemson will play No. 1 seed Kansas in Omaha on Friday night for a chance to advance to the Elite Eight.

This week on Solid Orange the crew previews Clemson's Sweet 16 match up. Zach Lentz, Clemson beat writer, and Jordan Roper, former Tiger guard, join WACH FOX's Courtney King.

Lentz and Roper battle as always as Lentz brings his "Stats with Zach" numbers in studio with him. Lentz shows where the Jayhawks have the advantage and where the Tigers have the advantage.

Kansas advantages:

  • Scoting: 81.4 to 73.8
  • FG%: 49.6 to 45.7
  • 3 PT FG: 40.3 to 36.8
  • Assists: 16.9 to 13.3
  • Steals: 6.7 to 5.6
  • 3 PT FG Def: 33.1 to 34.9
  • AST-TO: 1.5-1.1

Clemson Advantages:

  • FT: 75.5 to 70.5
  • Rebounding: 35.8 to 35.3
  • Blocks: 4.9 to 4.2
  • Scoring Def: 65.5 to 70.9
  • FG Defense: 40.4 to 42.2
  • Rebounding Margin: +2.4

The hosts also dive into Clemson baseball's four game losing streak and the Tigers upcoming series with Louisville.

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