Notredame 33 41 74
Floridast 41 35 76
Date of game: 1/21/2014

Recap: Florida State vs. Notre Dame

Tallahassee, FL (SportsNetwork.com) - Ian Miller nailed a shot in the paint with four seconds to play, lifting the Florida State Seminoles to a 76-74 victory over the Notre Dame Fighting Irish in an ACC thriller at the Tucker Center.

Aaron Thomas paced Florida State (13-5, 4-2 ACC) with 20 points. Okaro White tallied a double-double off the bench (12 points, 11 rebounds), Miller chipped in 11 points and Devon Bookert tacked on 10. The Seminoles have won four of their last five.

Eric Atkins dropped in a game-high 24 points to go with five assists and Garrick Sherman hung up a double-double (21 points, 10 rebounds) for Notre Dame (11-8, 2-4), which has lost four of its last five. Pat Connaughton collected 10 rebounds, but had only nine points on 3-of-12 shooting.

Florida State entered halftime leading 41-33. The Seminoles shot 64 percent from the field in the first period and limited the Irish to just 40 percent.

Notre Dame rallied in the second frame by shooting 55.2 percent from the field. The Irish used a 10-2 run over a five minute span to tie the game at 74-74, capped by a layup from Connaughton with 34 seconds to play. However, the tie was broken 30 seconds later when Miller hit the game-winner.

The Irish had a 17-9 scoring advantage in second chance points. Florida State knocked down 8-of-16 shots from 3-point range.

Game Notes

Illinois State rallies into FCS title game

If ever there was doubt about the Missouri Valley Football Conference being the top conference in the FCS, Illinois State provided a reminder on Saturday.

Niners place rookie LB Borland on IR

San Francisco 49ers rookie linebacker Chris Borland will miss the final two games of the season because of an ankle injury.

Giants acquire McGehee from Marlins

The San Francisco Giants have acquired infielder Casey McGehee from the Miami Marlins in exchange for minor league pitchers Kendry Flores and Luis Castillo.

Anthony to play in Knicks-Suns tilt

New York Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony will play in Saturday's game against the Phoenix Suns after sitting out the team's previous outing due to soreness in his left knee.

Featured Partners
www.eastridgeretirementcenter.com
The newly modeled East Ridge Residence is a must see with its spacious comfortable apartments. Plus, 3 delicious meals daily, geriatric physician, home healthcare services and fun festive activities. Schedule your visit today!
www.ameripriseadvisors.com/james.m.scotchie
Together we can make a confident retirement possible. Simply click to get started with your private wealth advisor. Talk to Jimmy Scotchie, Certified Financial Planner.
www.comcast.com/cable-internet-packages.html
Get started at $79.99 a month for 12 months. Plus, get a $75 VISA® Prepaid card.
 
Supermarket Guru
From The Archives
Scenic City Roots
Through Irish Eyes
Brand News
Prime Mashup
What's Trending
Megan Wise Goes Outside
Stay Connected with WDEF News 12
 
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.