Florida St. Rumors & News

  • 7-Foot-4 Koumadje to Florida State

    Zagsblog "7-foot-4 Jean Marc Christ Koumadje of Montverde (FL) Academy verbally committed to the Seminoles on Monday, Koumadje’s mentor, Sulieman Holman, told SNY.tv. Koumadje also considered UCLA, UConn, SMU and Georgia Tech, and was to have visited SMU this coming weekend. “He liked what Coach..." September 23

  • Former Florida State commit reopens his recruitment

    College Basketball Talk "With talented 2015 products Dwayne Bacon and Malik Beasley verbally committing to attend Florida State on Friday, the general feeling was that something had to give with regards to the Seminoles’ at the time four commitments. Thursday afternoon it was reported by Brad Winton of JucoRecruiting.com..." September 12

  • Florida State loads up perimeter with additions of Beasley and Bacon

    CBSSports.com "Florida State's football team is ranked No. 1 in the country, but its basketball team stole the headlines on Friday night. Head coach Leonard Hamilton and the Seminoles landed two major commitments, beginning with top-40 prospect Malik Beasley and capped by five-star swingman Dwayne..." September 07

  • FSU lands a big time 2-guard recruit

    Tomahawk Nation "The 2015 class kicks off with the commitment of 6-5 SG Terance Mann Two weeks ago SG Terance Mann (Tilton, NH) cut his list to six: Indiana, Marquette, Boston College, Arizona State, and URI (his mother is the head coach of the women's team). Tonight he ended the suspense by committing to..." August 21

  • Judge rules against NCAA in revolutionary O'Bannon case

    ESPN.com "In a landmark decision, a federal judge ruled Friday that the NCAA is in violation of the nation's antitrust laws by restricting the compensation that major college football and men's basketball student-athletes can receive for use of their names, images and likenesses. U.S. District Court..." August 08

  • Kansas transfer Andrew White III did not visit Florida State this weekend

    College Basketball Talk "Andrew White III averaged only 5.5 minutes per game in his 43 appearances with Kansas, but that hasn’t stopped him from receiving interest from multiple high-major programs. Since announcing he would be leaving leaving the KU program back in early May, White had visited Nebraska and Notre Dame...." July 14

  • NCAA grants FSU's Kiel Turpin sixth year of eligibility

    Orlando Sentinel "FSU center Kiel Turpin was granted a sixth season of eligibility by the NCAA. Turpin was received his second medical redshirt Wednesday after missing all of the 2013-14 basketball season with a leg injury. "We are very happy for Kiel," FSU coach Leonard Hamilton said in a release. "He will..." June 04

  • What went wrong with ACC hoops this season

    Fox Sports South "The numbers aren't pretty for the ACC, any way you slice it. A hoops-dominated conference that recently expanded in the hopes of becoming the nation's preeminent basketball league missed on that mark in Year 1. And it's been trending downward for quite some time. This marks the fourth..." April 02

  • Minnesota 67, Florida St. 64

    ProSportsDaily "Austin Hollins scored 17 points and grabbed five rebounds as the Golden Gophers outlasted the Seminoles in New York to advance to the NIT final. DeAndre Mathieu added 17 points, four rebounds and four assists for Minnesota (24-13), which will meet Southern Methodist in Thursday's championship..." April 02

  • Osenieks surprises, helps Minnesota Gophers advance to NIT final

    Minneapolis Star Tribune "Three weeks ago, Williams Arena fans thought they’d witnessed the end of Oto Osenieks’ career. Hampered by knee injuries, the junior power forward had announced he would hang up his sneakers, ending his career in maroon and gold as a student manager rather than a player. Tuesday, it was that..." April 02

  • NIT semifinals betting cheat sheet

    Covers.com "Clemson Tigers vs. Southern Methodist Mustangs (-3, 119) Clemson's K.J. McDaniels scored 16 points and DeMarcus Harrison poured in 14 of his 16 in the second half to spark the comeback victory over Belmont. McDaniels continues to deliver for the Tigers, leading them in scoring (17.2),..." April 01

  • Florida St. 78, Louisiana Tech 75

    ProSportsDaily "Aaron Thomas had 21 points and nine rebounds and Okaro White posted 20 and eight as the Seminoles held on against the visiting Bulldogs in the NIT quarterfinals. Devon Bookert chipped in 11 points and Montay Brandon had 10 for the top-seeded Seminoles (22-13), who advanced to next week's Final..." March 27

  • Florida St. 58, Florida Gulf Coast 53

    ProSportsDaily "Aaron Thomas led all scorers with 22 points to lead the host Seminoles past the Eagles in a first-round NIT matchup. Okaro White contributed 17 points, seven rebounds and four steals for Florida State (20-13), which improved to 11-8 all-time in the tournament. Boris Bojanovsky added eight..." March 19

  • Florida St. 67, Maryland 65

    ProSportsDaily "Boris Bojanovsky’s dunk with less than a second left lifted the Seminoles over the Terrapins in the second round of the ACC tournament in Greensboro, N.C. Bojanovsky, who finished with 12 points and a career-high 12 rebounds, was open to take a feed on the baseline from a double-teamed Okaro..." March 14

  • Report: ACC finalizing deal to move tournament to Brooklyn

    CBSSports.com "During conference realignment, there has always been the thought that the ACC would eventually move its conference tournament to Madison Square Garden. Even after the Big East and MSG extended their deal to 2026, the discussion was still there. According to a report late Thursday night by Pete..." March 14

  • Syracuse 74, Florida St. 58

    ProSportsDaily "C.J. Fair totaled 22 points, seven rebounds and four steals as the visiting Orange wrapped up their regular season by topping the Seminoles. Syracuse (27-4, 14-4 ACC) badly needed this win after losing four of its previous five games and will be the No. 2 seed in the ACC tournament. Tyler Ennis..." March 10

  • Florida St. 74, Boston College 70

    ProSportsDaily "Aaron Thomas tied a career high with 26 points to lead all scorers as the visiting Seminoles withstood the Eagles in ACC play. Thomas also grabbed six rebounds and Okaro White notched 24 points, five boards and two steals for Florida State (18-11, 9-8), which shot 76 percent from the field in..." March 05

  • Florida St. 81, Georgia Tech 71

    ProSportsDaily "Okaro White scored a team-high 18 points as the host Seminoles notched consecutive wins for the first time in more than six weeks by turning away the Yellow Jackets. Devon Bookert added 16 points on 4-of-4 shooting from 3-point range and 4-of-4 from the free throw line for Florida State (17-11,..." March 02

  • Florida St. 71, Pittsburgh 66

    ProSportsDaily "Okaro White collected 22 points and eight rebounds as the visiting Seminoles knocked off the Panthers. Ian Miller added 19 points and five assists for Florida State (16-11, 7-8 ACC), which has won two of three to pull within a game of .500 in conference play. Aaron Thomas struggled to 1-of-9..." February 24

  • UNC rebounds from slow start for 81-75 win at Florida State

    Charlotte Observer "A slow start and a star player in foul trouble put the North Carolina into a hole bigger than any it had seen this season. Freshman Kennedy Meeks helped the Tar Heels to climb out of it and ensure that their winning streak hit seven. Meeks, a Charlotte native who entered Monday’s game at..." February 18

  • Win over FSU lifts Miami Hurricanes back to even record

    Miami Herald "It may not be a banner season for Jim Larrañaga’s Miami Hurricanes but a win over the rival Florida State Seminoles — especially one that damages their NCAA Tournament hopes — is always welcome. “It was a total team effort tonight, we definitely stepped up in a lot of key areas,” said guard..." February 12

  • NC State hangs on to beat Florida State behind Warren, Lee

    Charlotte Observer "T.J. Warren carried N.C. State for more than 30 minutes against Florida State on Wednesday night. Desmond Lee did the rest. Lee had five of N.C. State’s final seven points in a 74-70 win over the Seminoles. It’s the third straight ACC win for N.C. State, which evened its conference record at..." January 30

  • No. 18 Duke beats Florida State 78-56

    Gaston Gazette "Rodney Hood scored 18 points to help No. 18 Duke beat Florida State 78-56 on Saturday, giving Hall of Fame coach Mike Krzyzewski his 900th victory at the school. Jabari Parker added 14 points for the Blue Devils (16-4, 5-2 Atlantic Coast Conference), who won their fourth straight game and..." January 25

  • FSU prepares for prolific offense against No. 18 Duke

    Orlando Sentinel "FSU has recently shot the ball at a staggering rate from beyond the arc. The Seminoles (13-5, 4-2 ACC) have made 52 percent of their 3-pointers in the past four games, a trend that must continue in order to keep pace with Duke’s torridly-paced offense. No. 18 Duke (15-4, 4-2 ACC) enters..." January 25

  • The key three: Duke basketball vs. Florida State

    The Duke Chronicle "Head coach Mike Krzyzewski will go for his 900th win at Duke at noon Saturday when his No. 18 Blue Devils welcome Florida State to Cameron Indoor Stadium. Here are the keys to what would be a landmark victory: Make Them Feel You Duke's current three-game winning streak has been sparked by..." January 25

  • FSU recruit arrested for eating pot

    ESPN.com "A Florida State junior college recruit has been arrested for allegedly eating marijuana in order to conceal it from police. Power forward Cinmeon Bowers, who committed to Florida State in September, and two of his teammates at Chipola College in Marianna, Fla., were arrested Thursday night..." January 21

  • Harris' 18 lead Virginia past Florida State 78-66 in basketball

    Florida Today "Joe Harris and Virginia didn’t let a disappointment at Duke knock them off their rhythm. Harris scored 18 points, Malcolm Brogdon scored 16 and the Cavaliers used an early 22-5 run to take command on their way to a 78-66 victory against Florida State on Saturday, claiming a sweep of their..." January 19