2:59 PM ET, March 16, 2012
Bridgestone Arena, Nashville, Tennessee
NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Florida State beat North Carolina twice this season. Did the same to Duke, too.The Seminoles were a trendy Final Four pick entering the NCAA tournament, and they were nearly sent home by little St. Bonaventure in their opening game.Bernard James scored 19 points and Florida State barely avoided a big upset, rallying to beat the 14th-seeded Bonnies 66-63 on Friday in a game that left the Seminoles physically and mentally spent.
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NASHVILLE, TN - MARCH 16: Xavier Gibson #1 of the Florida State Seminoles makes a lay up against Jordan Gathers...(Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)
Team Stat Comparison
|FG Made-Attempted||23-57 (.404)||24-53 (.453)|
|3P Made-Attempted||7-14 (.500)||7-19 (.368)|
|FT Made-Attempted||10-13 (.769)||11-14 (.786)|
|Fouls (Tech/Flagrant)||16 (0/0)||14 (0/0)|
|» Mar 16, 2012||@FSU 66, SBON 63||Recap|
Michael Snaer did not score in Florida State's win against St. Bonaventure. It was the first time in 100 career games with the Seminoles that Snaer was held scoreless.
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