Florida State vs Massachusetts

No. 22 Florida St. smothers UMass

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PARADISE ISLAND, Bahamas -- Michael Snaer had 18 points and 10 rebounds and No. 22 Florida State took advantage of Massachusetts' dismal shooting in a 73-53 victory Thursday in the first round of the Battle 4 Atlantis tournament.

Luke Loucks added 12 points, and Bernard James had nine points and five blocks for the Seminoles (5-0).

Raphiael Putney scored 11 points for Massachusetts (4-1). The Minutemen were 19 of 68 from the field and 2 for 23 from 3-point range.

The Seminoles will face Harvard in the second round Friday. The Crimson beat Utah 75-47.

Trailing by one late in the first half, Florida State went on a 15-4 run to close out the period. Snaer had seven points during the spurt.

Florida State kept up the defensive pressure in the second half and the Minutemen continued to struggle from the field. The Seminoles made 11 of their last 12 free throws.

Florida State is 5-0 for the second straight season.

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Scoreboard
Florida State #22 (5-0) «363773
Massachusetts (4-1)252853
FLST:M. Snaer 18 Pts
FLST:O. White 11 Reb
FLST:L. Loucks 3 Ast
MA:R. Putney 11 Pts
MA:T. Vinson 8 Reb
MA:C. Williams 6 Ast

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PLAYERS OF THE GAME
Florida StateMassachusetts
FLST
Michael Snaer
MA
Chaz Williams
PtsRebsAstPtsRebsAst
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Florida State Seminoles
L. Loucks, G344-64-433312
M. Snaer, G324-117-8103118
O. White, F292-87-9111311
B. James, F222-85-67029
X. Gibson, F-C162-82-47046
J. Peterson, G231-61-23003
T. Shannon, F163-32-41028
D. Dulkys, G130-02-20032
J. Kreft, F-C132-70-05024
T. Whisnant II, G20-00-00010
J. Moreau, GDid Not Play
I. Miller, GDid Not Play
R. Portuondo, GDid Not Play
A. Space, FDid Not Play
K. Turpin, CDid Not Play
Totals 20-5730-394772273
 35.1%76.9% 
Massachusetts Minutemen
C. Williams, G353-141-23648
T. Vinson, F271-72-28024
J. Farrell, G-F214-111-24059
S. Carter, F-C171-10-25042
F. Riley, G80-40-01000
C. Lalane, F/C230-30-15020
S. Carter, F212-42-30036
R. Putney, F184-122-230511
J. Morgan, G161-71-21023
M. Esho, F143-54-550310
M. Hill, FDid Not Play
T. Lang, FDid Not Play
J. Couture, GDid Not Play
A. McCarthy, CDid Not Play
J. Laguerre, GDid Not Play
Totals 19-6813-213563053
 27.9%61.9% 
ACC
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
N. Carolina13-325-53
Florida St.11-523-613
Louisville11-523-64
Notre Dame11-522-723
Duke10-622-712
Miami (Fla.)10-620-838
Va. Tech9-720-837
Virginia9-719-920
Syracuse9-817-1376
Wake Forest7-916-1240
Georgia Tech7-916-1396
Pittsburgh4-1215-1463
Clemson4-1214-1459
NC State4-1315-15104
Boston College2-149-20205

Atlantic 10
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Dayton14-223-524
VCU13-323-625
Rhode Island11-519-949
Richmond11-517-1193
St. Bona.10-618-1087
George Mason8-818-11111
Geo. Wash.8-816-13132
La Salle8-814-13109
Davidson7-914-13107
Fordham7-913-16187
Saint Louis5-1110-19242
UMass4-1214-15185
Saint Josephs3-1310-18177
Duquesne3-1310-19239
 
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