Seminoles Beat Bearcats, 58-47

Florida State plays Cal for the tournament title tomorrow. Seminoles improve to 6-0 start on season.


LAS VEGAS (AP) - Ryan Reid had 14 points and six rebounds to lead Florida State to a 58-47 victory against Cincinnati at the Global Sports Classic on Friday.

Chris Singleton was the only other Florida State player to reach double figures with 10 points. Toney Douglas added eight points and nine rebounds for the Seminoles, and Uche Echefu had nine.

Cincinnati (4-1) got a game-high 16 points from Deonta Vaughn and 11 from Mike Williams.

Florida State (6-0) opened the second half with a 15-5 run to take a 42-28 advantage with 14:28 to play. The rally was capped by a 3-pointer from Deividas Dulkys.

Cincinnati stormed back to cut the deficit to 46-39 with five minutes left, but Reid scored the next four points to build the lead back to double digits.

Echefu's 3-pointer on Florida State's next possession extended the advantage to 53-39 with 3:01 to play.

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