RALEIGH — Four Wolfpack pitchers combined to allow only one of 14 Tigers baserunners to score in N.C. State’s (12-4, 1-2 ACC) win over Clemson. The Tigers (9-5, 2-1) won the series 2-1.

Tigers starter Scott Firth (2-2) suffered the loss despite pitching 62/3 effective innings. He gave up eight hits, two runs (one earned), and one walk with three strikeouts.

Clemson’s Shane Kennedy and Maleeke Gibson had two hits apiece.

CLEM AB R H BI NCST AB R H BI

Brittle cf 3 0 1 0 Adametz lf 4 0 2 0

Baum 3b 5 0 1 0 Austin c 4 0 1 0

Wlkrson 2b 4 0 1 1 Williams cf 4 0 0 0

Boulware c 4 0 1 0 Senay 1b 4 0 0 0

Duggar rf 4 0 1 0 Fincher rf 4 3 4 0

Kndy dh 3 0 2 0 Nance dh 4 0 2 1

Bradley ph 1 0 0 0 Armstrng 3b 3 0 0 0

McGbbn 1b 4 0 0 0 Bergquist ss 3 1 0 1

Krieger ss 3 0 1 0 Ratledge 2b 3 0 0 0

Gibson lf 4 1 2 0 Morgan ph 1 1 1 2

Totals 35 1 10 1 Totals 34 4 10 4

Clemson 001 000 000— 1

N.C. State 010 001 02x—3

E—Gibson, Bergquist, Ratledge, Stone, Sasser. LOB—Clemson 10, NC State 9. 2B—Boulware, Adametz, Austin, Morgan. 3B—Fincher. SH—Brittle. SB—Baum, Wilkerson, Duggar, Armstrong. CS—Duggar, Fincher.

Clemson IP H R ER BB SO

Firth (L,2-2) 62/3 8 2 1 1 3

Erwin 1/3 0 0 0 0 0

Bates 2/3 1 2 2 1 1

Moorefield 0 1 0 0 0 0

Campbell 1/3 0 0 0 0 0

N.C. State

Stone 41/3 6 1 1 0 3

Easley 2/3 1 0 0 0 1

Sasser (W,1-0) 11/3 2 0 0 0 0

Wilkins (S,2) 22/3 1 0 0 0 3

WP—Bates. BK—Firth, Erwin. HBP—by Firth (Armstrong); by Sasser (Brittle); by Wilkins (Krieger). Att—2087. Time—3:09.