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Tuesday, March 13, 2012

Broadcast Information: Clemson vs. Western Carolina

By Scott Rhymer
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Tiger Baseball, and the Road To Omaha, continues today as Clemson travels to Cullowhee, NC to face the Western Carolina Catamounts.

The radio broadcast for today will be provided exclusively by the Flagship Station for Clemson Sports, WCCP 104.9 FM. You can listen via the radio or stream the audio from http://www.wccpfm.com/

If you do not have access to a computer or radio, you can download the Tune In App (it is free) for your Droid, Blackberry, or IPhone/IPad and choose WCCP 104.9 FM. This will allow you to stream the audio from the game on your smart phone.

Roy Philpott will give play by play for today's game with Scott Rhymer offering color analysis. You can reach Roy and Scott during the game at their respective Twitter sites:@royphilpott and @Tigerpregame

Broadcast time for Wednesday's game is 3:30 with first pitch at 4:00

Clemson and Western Carolina have met 67 times, with the Tigers leading 54-13 in the series dating to 1974. The two have played at least one game every year since 1978.
The two teams faced off twice in 2011, with the Tigers winning both. On April 6 at Doug Kingsmore Stadium, Jason Stolz hit his only homer of the year in Clemson’s 12-3 win. Then at Hennon Stadium, the Tigers beat the Catamounts 6-4 in an eight-inning game that was shortened by rain.

The Tigers hold a 15-9 lead in games played at Western Carolina. Jack Leggett has a 28-8 mark against Western Carolina as Clemson’s head coach, including an 8-5 mark at Hennon Stadium. He served as head coach at Western Carolina (1983-91) and won 302 games in nine years there. He was 3-15 against Clemson as the Catamount skipper.


Go Tigers!

Scott Rhymer can be reached at scottrhymer.tps@gmail.com