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Clemson Forward Jaron Blossomgame Opts for 2016 NBA Draft

Clemson junior forward Jaron Blosomgame will forego his senior year with the Tigers, instead opting for the 2016 NBA Draft.
Clemson junior forward Jaron Blosomgame will forego his senior year with the Tigers, instead opting for the 2016 NBA Draft.

The 2015-16 college basketball season is slowly winding down, as the post-season is in full swing with four of the five tournaments moving towards their respective championships.

That also means that the year is coming to an end for a plethora of teams around the country, turning the attention to the 2016-17 season in the process.

Some players are starting to focus on taking their careers to the next level, and over the next month or so, players will be declaring for the NBA Draft. Earlier this week, the Clemson Tigers learned that one of their stars was going to forego his senior season of eligibility in the NCAA to pursue his professional dreams.

Forward Jaron Blossomgame has officially declared for the 2016 NBA Draft. Continue reading Clemson Forward Jaron Blossomgame Opts for 2016 NBA Draft

Former Texas A&M Commit Elijah Thomas Transfers to Clemson

Brad Brownell will be smiling a lot more at Clemson, as the Tigers landed a commitment from Texas A&M-transfer Elijah Thomas.
Head coach Brad Brownell will be smiling a lot more at Clemson, as the Tigers landed a commitment from Texas A&M-transfer Elijah Thomas.

Slowly but surely, the Clemson Tigers are showing the college basketball world that they are more than just a football school.

Competing in the ACC against the likes of North Carolina, Duke, and Virginia is never easy, and the Tigers often get overshadowed. They have talented players come through their program, but haven’t been able to translate that into conference titles or deep post-season tournament runs.

Despite the lack of success on the hardwood, things could be on the uprise for the Clemson.

Clemson has already landed a commitment from Robert Morris-transfer Marcquise Reed, who is eligible to play starting in 2016-17. On Wednesday, the Tigers landed another high-profile commitment, as Texas A&M-transfer Elijah Thomas chose to attend Clemson over Nebraska. Continue reading Former Texas A&M Commit Elijah Thomas Transfers to Clemson