Dwayne Bacon Lifts FSU Over UF 73-71

Dwayne Bacon hit the game winning shot with 4.6 seconds left to beat Florida.

Florida State defeated Florida 73-71 after Dwayne Bacon hits a game winning shot with 4.6 seconds left in the game.

Dwayne Bacon carried the Seninoles with 24 points including 5 three pointers. Xavier Rathan-Mayes and Devin Bookert were also in double figures with 11 points each. Malik Beasley finished with 10 points as well, and has no had double digit pints in all 12 of Florida State's games this seaon.

Florida State was dominated on the boards 43-36 despite having a significant size advantage in the front court. They shot 41.3-percent from the field, but just 32.3-percent in the second half. The Seminoles committed 21 fouls compared to just 14 for Florida.

The Seminoles led 41-28 at the half and held on for the win.

Florida State improves to 10-2 on the season as they finish up non-conference play and head into ACC play.


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