Tigers face UNC-Asheville

Clemson (4-2), ranked as high as No. 19 in the nation, will host UNC Asheville (2-6) on Wednesday afternoon at Doug Kingsmore Stadium.

First pitch is scheduled for 4:00 PM. The game will be broadcast live on the radio by WCCP (104.9 FM) out of Clemson and can be heard live on the internet at WCCPFM.com.

Clemson and UNC Asheville have met three times on the diamond, with Clemson winning all three games at home in the series that started in 1998.

The Tigers won regular-season games in 1998 (14-6) and 2002 (23-5). In the 2006 Clemson Regional, the Tigers downed the Bulldogs 3-0. Jack Leggett is 3-0 against the Bulldogs as Clemson's head coach and was 14-2 versus UNC Asheville as Western Carolina's head coach, meaning he is 17-2 all-time against the Bulldogs.

UNC Asheville will start sophomore righthander Taylor Wohlwend (1-2, 5.25 ERA) on the mound. The La Mesa, CA native has made two starts and one relief appearance for a total of 12.0 innings pitched. He has given up 12 hits (.267 opponents' batting average) and eight walks with 16 strikeouts.

The Tigers will counter with freshman righthander Kevin Brady (0-0, 1.50 ERA) on Wednesday. The Gaithersburg, MD native has made one start and one relief appearance for a total of 6.0 innings pitched. He has allowed seven hits (.292 opponents' batting average) and one walk with three strikeouts.

UNC Asheville, led by fifth-year Head Coach Willie Stewart, enters Wednesday's game with a 2-6 record after winning two of three games against Central Michigan at home over the weekend. The Bulldogs are 0-2 on opponents' home fields this season, losses at Wofford (13-4) and Furman (5-3) in February.

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