The Cards will travel to Clemson, SC on Saturday to face the Clemson Tigers.  Louisville comes into the game 1-0 in the ACC fresh off a win over the Pitt Panters.  Clemson is ranked #25 and is 2-0 in ACC play so far and has only lost a single game (vs. Temple).  The Tigers do have wins over South Carolina, Florida, Ohio State to go along with their ACC wins of NC State and Boston College.  Here are how the two teams stack up statistically:

Louisville Clemson
Strength of Schedule (Ken Pom) 252nd 144th
PPG 77.4 (92nd) 78.1 (75th)
Avg Scoring Margin 11.9 (43rd) 15.0 (18th)
Field Goal % 45.3% (124th) 49.2% (24th)
Effective FG% 51.3% (148th) 56.1% (26th)
2-pt FG % 51.7% (108th) 56.8% (22nd)
3-pt FG % 33.7% (218th) 36.6% (97th)
FT % 74.2% (73rd) 75.0% (50th)
FT Attempted Per Game 19.1 (206th) 20.6 (140th)
Opp FT Attempted Per Game 18.4 (125th) 13.5 (7th)
Rebound Rate 51.9% (99th) 53.4% (52nd)
Blocks Per Game 7.6 (2nd) 5.4 (27th)
Steals Per Game 7.4 (61st) 6.6 (121st)
Assists Per Game 13.2 (180th) 14.6 (105th)
Turnovers Per Game 11.7 (38th) 12.5 (90th)
Opp Turnovers Per Game 14.2 (113th) 13.5 (167th)
Team Fouls Per Game 17.4 (107th) 15.8 (25th)
Opp Shooting % 38.2% (13th) 39.8% (31st)
Opp Effective FG% 43.2% (9th) 46.1% (30th)
Opp 2-pt FG % 42.3% (9th) 43.5% (24th)
Opp 3-Pt FG % 30.1% (20th) 33.7% (128th)
Opp Blocks Per Game 2.6 (49th) 2.6 (49th)
Opp Steals Per Game 5.9 (130th) 4.8 (17th)
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