Top-ranked FSU heads to Clemson

No. 1 Florida State travels to Clemson with its Heisman Trophy winning closer for a three-game series

• Who - Florida State (17-3, 5-1 ACC) at Clemson (13-7, 5-1 ACC)
• Rankings - FSU - No. 2 BA, No. 2 CB, No. 1 USA; CU - No. 13 BA, No. 18 USA
• When - Friday (6:30 p.m.), Saturday (6:30 p.m.), Sunday (1 p.m.)
• Where - Clemson, S.C. (Doug Kingsmore Stadium)
• Watch - ESPN3, CSS (Sunday)
• Listen - TigerCast, Clemson Tiger Sports Network
• Live Stats -
• Social Media - Twitter/Instagram (@ClemsonBaseball)
• Tickets -, 1-800-CLEMSON
• Promotion (Sunday) - Social Sunday. Show coupon on Twitter/Instagram at @ClemsonBaseball and receive $2 mini pretzels.

• Overall Record - Florida State leads 68-59-1 (1958-13)
• Record at Clemson - Clemson leads 30-19 (1962-12)

• Friday - RHP Luke Weaver (FSU) vs. RHP Daniel Gossett (CU)
• Saturday - LHP Brandon Leibrandt (FSU) vs. LHP Matthew Crownover (CU)
• Sunday - RHP Mike Compton (FSU) vs. RHP Jake Long (CU)

• Clemson split a pair of midweek games at Georgia Southern after winning two of three games at Wake Forest last weekend.
• The Tigers are averaging 7.0 runs per game and hitting .299 with a .370 on-base percentage and 40 steals.
• The pitching staff has a 4.68 ERA, .254 opponents' batting average, 2.25 strikeout-to-walk ratio and .961 fielding percentage.

• Florida State is led by 35th-year Head Coach Mike Martin.
• The Seminoles fell at Florida 3-1 Tuesday after sweeping N.C. State. They are hitting .305 and have a 2.72 ERA and .971 fielding percentage.
• D.J. Stewart is hitting .378 with nine doubles, three homers, 19 RBIs, 23 runs and a .505 on-base percentage in 20 games.

• Clemson or Florida State has finished first in the ACC Atlantic Division standings every year since division format started in 2006.
• Two of the top-10 winningest all-time head coaches will match up this weekend, Mike Martin (third - 1,787) and Jack Leggett (10th - 1,277).
• All 76 of Head Coach Jack Leggett's games (35-41 record) coached against Florida State have been against a top-25 ranked Seminole team.
• Jack Leggett is 4-5 against a top-ranked Florida State team as Clemson's head coach.
• Tyler Slaton's grandfather, Paul Slaton, played football at Florida State and was a roommate of Burt Reynolds.

• Freshman catcher Chris Okey is hitting .267, but he leads the team in RBIs with 24 along with one homer and three doubles.
• The last Tiger freshman to lead or tie for the team lead in RBIs is Jeff Baker, who tied sophomore Khalil Greene with 64 RBIs in 2000.
• He leads the team in two-out RBIs (10). Top Stories