Holmes goes out with a bang

Guard Avry Holmes has had a quiet and consistent career as a Clemson Tiger since transferring from the University of San Francisco. The 6-foot-2 195-pound senior posted his third-highest scoring total of the season, 17 points, against Boston College in an 82-68 win on Senior Night. Holmes was feeling his shot against BC, going 5-of-8 from beyond the arc, his best mark this season...
Via The Clemson Insider
March 05, 2017

Holmes' 17 leads Clemson to 82-68 win over Boston College

CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) Avry Holmes just felt he needed to stop worrying and just shoot when he buried three 3-pointers in the final 93 seconds of the first half to push Clemson to an 82-68 win over Boston College on Saturday. The senior point guard thinks that same philosophy could propel the disappointing Tigers (16-14, 6-12 Atlantic Coast) to an unprecedented five wins in five days...
Via Associated Press
March 04, 2017  |  Discuss

Brotherly love brings out best in Holmes

Brad Brownell describes Avry Holmes as a competitor, a grinder, if you will. He is a guy that will fight for every loose ball and will play hurt if he has to. “That’s from growing up with brothers and sisters that were always beating up on you every day,” Holmes said. “I grew up with competitive siblings and friends that always make you better.” Growing up as the baby brother of...
Via The Clemson Insider
February 03, 2017

Holmes: ‘We just manned up’

Clemson guard Avry Holmes said Clemson simply “manned up” defensively in the second half of Clemson’s 60-58 win over Nebraska on Wednesday night. On a night when Clemson wasn’t at its best offensively, the Tigers leaned on their defense late in the game to edge the Cornhuskers. Watch Holmes, who finished with seven points and three rebounds, discuss Clemson’s victory during his postgame...
Via The Clemson Insider
December 01, 2016

WATCH: Clemson vs. Davidson Men's Basketball Highlights (2016-17)

Clemson vs. Davidson: The Tigers benefited from balanced scoring to defeat Davidson, 95-78 and advance in the Tire Pros Invitational Tournament. Avry Holmes led the way with 22 points, as 5 players scored in double-figures for the Tigers in the win.
Via ACC Digital Network
November 17, 2016

Holmes looking to elevate game offensively

Avry Holmes is a well-rounded player who does a little bit of everything for the Clemson basketball team, but his calling card is defense. The senior point guard is a tenacious defender who finished second on the team with 35 steals a season ago, his first in a Clemson uniform after transferring from San Francisco and sitting out the 2014-15 seasons per NCAA rules. The better the...
Via The Clemson Insider
October 26, 2016

Clemson rolls over SC Upstate 76-56

GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) Avry Holmes scored a season-high 20 points with six assists to lead Clemson to a 76-56 victory Wednesday night over USC Upstate. Holmes, who sat out last season after transferring from San Francisco, led the Tigers in scoring for the second time in four games. He turned in a then season-high 18 points on Nov. 23 in a loss to Massachusetts. Clemson (5-2)...
Via Associated Press
December 02, 2015  |  Discuss

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