Sunday, February 25, 2018

FSU Seminoles

No. 24 FSU falters late, loses to No. 4 Duke

No. 24 FSU falters late, loses to No. 4 Duke

DURHAM, N.C. — Marvin Bagley and Wendell Carter kept cleaning up plenty of misses for No. 4 Duke, and Florida State had no way to stop them, especially down the stretch when the Seminoles’ shots stopped falling. Bagley had 32 points and a season-best...
Updated: 2 months ago
Let the Willie Taggart era truly begin at FSU

Let the Willie Taggart era truly begin at FSU

TALLAHASSEE — With its streaks of bowl appearances and winning seasons intact, Florida State can now officially move on to the Willie Taggart era. Taggart was named the program’s 11th head coach on Dec. 6, five days after Jimbo Fisher resigned to go ...
Updated: 2 months ago
USF proves no match for Houston in AAC basketball opener

USF proves no match for Houston in AAC basketball opener

TAMPA — For a program thirsting for positive vibes, USF’s recent three-game nonconference win streak — its first in three years — was a welcome morsel of history.Now for the mountain of reality.The Bulls still have quite a climb before seriously con...
Updated: 2 months ago
Florida State routs Southern Miss in Independence Bowl

Florida State routs Southern Miss in Independence Bowl

Associated Press SHREVEPORT, La. — Freshman James Blackman was throwing the touchdown passes. Another freshman, Cam Akers, was gaining big chunks of yards on the ground. Florida State might still be melancholy after a season that started with...
Updated: 2 months ago
Florida State hopes to end rocky season on high note at Independence Bowl

Florida State hopes to end rocky season on high note at Independence Bowl

Orlando Sentinel (TNS)SHREVEPORT, La. — Florida State’s tumultuous football season, which began with national title aspirations followed by a steep decline and surprising coaching change, is mercifully near its end.The Seminoles have been bruised by ...
Updated: 2 months ago
Early signings put coaches in a rush

Early signings put coaches in a rush

While it might take a few cycles to understand the effects of college football’s early signing period, here are a few things learned in the 72-hour inaugural run that ended Friday:It looks like it will largely replace the traditional February signing...
Updated: 2 months ago
FSU basketball routs Southern Miss; USF rallies for win

FSU basketball routs Southern Miss; USF rallies for win

TALLAHASSEE — After struggling in its past two games, including suffering its first loss, No. 24 Florida State was given a team exercise leading into Thursday’s game against Southern Miss.Coach Leonard Hamilton had his players grade their previous ga...
Updated: 2 months ago
Early win for Dan Mullen, Gators: flipping a top QB recruit

Early win for Dan Mullen, Gators: flipping a top QB recruit

GAINESVILLE — Florida coach Dan Mullen was sitting in Emory Jones’ living room when he pointed out the full-circle nature of recruiting.Mullen’s staff at Mississippi State was the first program to offer Jones a scholarship. Two and a half years later...
Updated: 2 months ago
Gasparilla Bowl: Curtain call for Florida International brother act

Gasparilla Bowl: Curtain call for Florida International brother act

CLEARWATER —Years before they arrived at Florida International, Alex and Shane McGough played football with each other in the backyard of their Carrollwood home.Alex was the quarterback. Shane was his center.So it’s fitting that in what will almost c...
Updated: 2 months ago
What to expect from the first early signing period for football

What to expect from the first early signing period for football

If you’re not sure what to expect when football’s inaugural signing period begins Wednesday, you’re not alone.Coaches don’t, either.Here are some things to know and look out for on what is becoming one of the most important days of the college footba...
Updated: 2 months ago
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