COPY-Shaffer's 3 RBIs propel Clemson past Ga. Tech 9-3

Associated Press - May 29, 2010 9:14 PM ET

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) - Richie Shaffer homered and drove in three runs to lead Clemson past Georgia Tech 9-3 on Saturday night at the Atlantic Coast Conference baseball tournament.

Kyle Parker also homered for the Tigers (38-21). The Atlantic Division champions finished 1-2 this week in Greensboro.

Shaffer got Clemson's rout started in the first inning when his three-run shot to right field scored Parker and Jeff Schaus. Parker added a solo homer in the eighth.

Matt Skole hit a solo homer for the Yellow Jackets (45-13). They also finished 1-2 in pool play at the tournament.

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