FSU at NC State Preview

Florida State heads to Raleigh (N.C.) for tonight's game against North Carolina State.

Florida State heads to Raleigh (N.C.) for tonight's game against North Carolina State. The Seminoles come in at 4-3 in the ACC and 13-6 overall. Florida State is coming off a huge loss to Duke by 22-points. North Carolina State comes in 3-4 in the ACC and 13-7 overall. The Wolfpack come in off an overtime victory against Georgia Tech.

North Carolina State is led by sensational sophomore forward T.J. Warren. He averages 22.1 points and 7.3 rebounds per game. Freshman guard Anthony Barber and junior guard Desmond Lee both average double-digits as well. Junior guard Ralston Turner posts 9.9 points per game.

North Carolina State comes into this game averaging 11.2 turnovers per game and has an assist-to-turnover ratio of 1.14 which is 98th in the country. They score 71.9 points per game which is 173rd in the nation. NC State's defense is 87th in the country in field goal percentage allowed and is 163rd in points allowed per game at 69.6.

For Florida State's Ian Miller and Aaron Thomas will be looking to rebound from their underwhelming performance against Duke. Sophomore point guard Devon Bookert has made 12 of his last 16 three point attempts and is averaging 8.7 points per game.

Florida State opens as a 2.5 point favorite. The game will be on ESPN3 and Tallahassee Comcast channel 6 at 9 P.M.


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