Senior forward Okaro White led the Seminoles with 20 points and 7 rebounds. Ian Miller had 17 and Aaron Thomas had 12. Florida State went to the line 15 more times than NC State 26-11. Florida State only made 15 of them while NC State made 8. White missed four free throws within the last six minutes of the game.
The lone bright spot of the game for the Seminoles was the lack of turnovers. Florida State only turned the ball over 11 times, four under their season average.
Florida State falls to 4-4 in ACC play and 13-7 overall. The Seminoles will look to get back on track at home versus Clemson on Saturday at 3 P.M.