Florida St. Rumors & News

  • Florida State senior Benji Bell will transfer

    The Score "Benji Bell has decided to leave Florida State. The school announced Tuesday that the 6-foot-4, 195-pound senior guard will be leaving the program, according to Jon Rothstein of CBS Sports. " June 28

  • Florida State guard Rathan-Mayes returning for junior season

    Yahoo Finance "Florida State has announced that Xavier Rathan-Mayes will return to the court for his junior season. The 6-foot-4 guard declared for the NBA draft last month but did not hire an agent. Rathan-Mayes averaged 11.8 points and 4.4 assists last season. He has started 62 of his 65 games at Florida..." May 03

  • Dikembe Mutombo's nephew to play basketball for Florida State

    Orlando Sentinel "Florida State’s latest addition to the 2016 signing class has some impressive bloodlines. Small forward Mfiondu Kabengele, the nephew of former NBA great Dikembe Mutombo, signed a national letter of intent with the Seminoles Wednesday. At 6-foot-9, Kabengele is not as tall as his 7-foot-2..." April 14

  • Florida State Basketball's Dwayne Bacon to explore 2016 NBA Draft; will not hire agent

    Tomahawk Nation "Florida State Basketball guard Dwayne Bacon has expressed his desire to enter the 2016 NBA Draft, but he will not hire an agent. Under the new rules, he'll be eligible to return to FSU (if he desires), since he is not officially hiring an agent. " March 24

  • FSU’s Malik Beasley to enter NBA Draft

    Tallahassee Democrat "Wearing a long-sleeve Florida State shirt and attending a NBA basketball game close to home in Atlanta, Malik Beasley could not wait to make his intentions known. An All-ACC freshman season and several weeks of consideration turned a childhood dream to a plausible reality. Beasley..." March 22

  • Valparaiso 81, Florida State 69

    The Sports Xchange "Alec Peters poured in 26 points and grabbed nine rebounds, and Valparaiso rolled to a 81-69 win over Florida State in the second round of the NIT on Thursday in Valparaiso, Ind. The top-seeded Crusaders (28-6) raced out to a 39-29 halftime and never relented on their home floor, where they..." March 17

  • Florida State 84, Davidson 74

    The Sports Xchange "TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- Florida State opened the first round of the NIT with an 84-74 win over Davidson on Tuesday night at the Donald L. Tucker Center. Florida State (20-13) advanced to face Valparaiso or Texas Southern in the second round at a yet to be determined time and place. The..." March 15

  • Virginia Tech 96, Florida State 85

    The Sports Xchange "Guard Seth Allen led a balanced scoring attack with 20 points as Virginia Tech turned away Florida State 96-85 in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament's second round Wednesday night at the Verizon Center in Washington. Guard Justin Robinson's 18 points and guard Justin Bibbs' 16..." March 10

  • Florida State 78, Syracuse 73

    The Sports Xchange "Florida State and Syracuse are both hoping for a bid to the NCAA Tournament, but it was the Seminoles who boosted their chances Saturday with a 78-73 win against the Orange at the Donald L. Tucker Center in Tallahassee, Fla. The win avenged 85-72 rout Feb. 11 by the Orange in New York...." March 05

  • FSU adds Mutombo’s nephew to Top 10 basketball recruiting class

    Tallahassee Democrat "The Florida State men’s basketball team has added another member to its already Top 10 recruiting class for 2016, but this player is from an elite NBA bloodline. Rising three-star forward Mfiondu Kabengele (6-8, 230), the nephew of Hall of Fame center Dikembe Mutombo, announced his pledge to..." March 02