Simms’ 25 points and late heroics lift Clemson over Miami

Simms’ 25 points and late heroics lift Clemson over Miami
(Source: (TigerNet/ ACC))

MIAMI, FL (TigerNet) - Aamir Simms’ short runner off the glass with just 19 seconds remaining propelled Clemson to a thrilling 66-65 comeback victory over Miami at the Watsco Center in Coral Gables.

Clemson improves to 8-1 overall and 2-1 in the ACC, while Miami falls to 4-4 overall and 0-3 in ACC play. Simms was the only Clemson player in double figures, scoring 25 while grabbing a team-high seven rebounds and dishing out four assists.

Clemson trailed by just one point after Nick Honor’s 3-pointer with 1:05 remaining, but a Miami turnover led to Simms’ shot.

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