No. 22 Clemson 3, Pittsburgh 2
PITTSBURGH - Shane Kennedy's two-out double in the 11th inning Clemson to a win over Pittsburgh at Charles L. Cost Field on Friday night.
It was the first-ever meeting between the Tigers (23-14, 11-7 ACC) and Panthers (16-21, 8-11 ACC).
The Panthers scored two runs, both on sacrifice flies, in the first inning to take a 2-0 lead. The Tigers scratched with a run in the fourth inning and tied the score in the seventh inning on Jay Baum's RBI groundout. Steven Duggar led off the 11th with a single, stole second and scored on Kennedy's two-out double to right-center on an 0-2 pitch.
Tiger reliever Drew Moyer (3-0) earned the win for the Tigers, while Pittsburgh reliever Hobie Harris (3-5) suffered the loss.
The series continues Saturday at 3 p.m.
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