After Florida's third scrimmage of spring, coach Steve Spurrier said sophomore Doug Johnson and senior walk-on Noah Brindise are standing out as the quarterbacks he will count on next season, but he has not picked a starter.
"They both are getting better," Spurrier said. "They both look like they can handle anything we throw at them in the fall. We really haven't made any decisions and probably won't announce anything until the preseason."
Johnson, who will spend three months in the Tampa Bay Devil Rays minor-league system this summer, connected on 7-of-12 passes for 112 yards and two touchdowns.
Sophomore guard Pat Browning of Tampa Jesuit injured his knee in Thursday's scrimmage at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium and likely will miss the rest of spring drills. Browning is scheduled for an MRI on Tuesday.
MIAMI FOOTBALL: Ryan Clement had 108 yards passing, completing 5-of-6 attempts. Edgerring James had 70 yards rushing on 11 carries and Chris Jones had 79 yards on five receptions.
FSU FOOTBALL: Thad Busby was 7-of-11 for 97 yards with two touchdowns and an interception. E.G. Green had seven catches for 151 yards. Redshirt freshman linebacker Tommey Polley had two sacks.
BASEBALL: FSU (23-6, 7-1 ACC) led 2-0 in the third but Duke (20-8, 3-5) took a 3-2 lead when Chuck Howell (5-0) walked in a run and gave up a two-run single. FSU scored three in the fourth and Shawn McCorkel had two RBI in the seventh en route to the 8-3 win. Jason Dellaero hit a grand slam in the sixth inning to give the Bulls (20-7) a 6-1 lead en route to a 9-5 win over Houston. Mike Diaz singled to extend his hitting streak to 18 games. Pat Ryan allowed four runs on five hits. Miami (20-10) defeated Toldeo 22-3 for its ninth consecutive win. Duke Baxter drove in the winning run with a single in the top of the ninth as North Florida (18-10, 2-3) beat Saint Leo 3-2. Matt Everett allowed two runs on six hits with five strikouts. In Game 2, Eddy Diaz and Luis Rivera had two RBI each to lead Saint Leo (23-7, 3-2) to a 9-6 win.
SOFTBALL: Saint Leo (12-14) and Eckerd (7-14) split as Saint Leo's Marcia O'Gorman was 2-for-4 and drove in the winning run in Game 1's 4-2 win. In Game 2, Eckerd rallied for two runs in the sixth as Jod Hopkins went 2-for-3 with two RBI in a 4-2 win.
TENNIS: The USF men defeated FSU 4-3 by winning two doubles matches after splitting the singles matches at three. USF's Andre Asturias beat Yvo Niks for match point. UF women (81-0, 8-0 SEC) defeated host Mississippi 8-1 for their 49th straight win. Divya Merchant won the 145th match of her career to tie for all-time wins at Florida. FSU women defeated N.C. State 6-3 as Ann Olson, Kia Asberg, Alia Weber and Sasha Hanna won in singles. FSU women lost to host Duke 6-2.
GOLF: The USF men were in 15th place with a 589 total after the second round at the Alabama Spring Invitational. Tele Wightman shot 72 to tie for fifth.
TRACK AND FIELD: FSU's Maria Embon, Yashiva Edwards, Erica Shepard and Rikke Ronholt won the 4x400-meter relay at the FSU relays in 3:31.92.