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UPDATED: Tue., March 20, 2018

A look back at Gonzaga’s history in the Sweet 16 of the NCAA Tournament

When GU outlasted Ohio State 90-84 in the Round of 32 last Saturday in Boise, it secured its fourth Sweet 16 berth in four years. That’s a feat nobody else …

UPDATED: Tue., March 20, 2018

Mark Few’s 2018 coaching ranks with best of his 19 seasons at Gonzaga

A few of Mark Few’s pet peeves: Inquiries about the starting lineup, sweeping generalizations, and awards, all-conference, coach of the year, etc. So his input will be absent from this …

Florida State’s Braian Angola, a former NIC standout, shines on and off court

North Idaho College basketball coach Corey Symons will tell you that Florida State senior guard Braian Angola is a great kid and a wonderful player, and he has the stories …

After chaotic weekend in the West Region, oddsmakers like Gonzaga’s chances of Final Four return

Gonzaga coaches and players may not have you believing their path back to the Final Four is any easier than it appeared a week ago, but the oddsmakers and number …

Gonzaga facing confident, battle-tested Florida State in Sweet 16

Florida State’s comeback Sunday shocked Xavier, but not the Seminoles. The ninth-seeded Seminoles (22-11) have been battle-tested, and even though many of those outcomes didn’t go their way – they’re …

Tickets for Sweet 16 reasonable, so far

Gonzaga fans might be pleasantly surprised when they go to the secondary market for tickets to Gonzaga’s next game in the NCAA Tournament.

FSU comeback and payback as Seminoles oust top-seeded Xavier

The Florida State Seminoles are on their way to the NCAA Tournament’s round of 16 for the first time since 2011 after upsetting top-seeded Xavier with a furious comeback.

Athletic, deep Florida State upsets Xavier to earn Sweet 16 matchup with Gonzaga

A surprise obstacle is in Gonzaga’s path to the Elite Eight. Florida State staged a late rally to knock off top-seeded Xavier 75-70 on Sunday, setting up Thursday’s Sweet 16 …

UPDATED: Sat., March 17, 2018

Xavier suspects Florida State wants revenge in NCAA rematch

Dwayne Bacon, Jonathan Isaac and Xavier Rathan-Mayes all are gone, the first two drafted into the NBA. Florida State has only one starter back from a year ago when the …

Florida State topples Missouri

Ninth-seeded Florida State has lots of guys who can score, and the Seminoles used that depth to win their fourth straight NCAA Tournament opener.

Donte’ Pimpleton and Raymond Woodie follow Willie Taggart to Florida State

Two assistant coaches who have been part of Willie Taggart’s staffs at previous stops will join him at Florida State. The university announced on Wednesday that Donte’ Pimpleton has been …

UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 6, 2017

Willie Taggart reaches goal of returning home to lead Florida State

Willie Taggart will earn $30 million over six years as Florida State’s head football coach. The university released the letter of understanding signed by Taggart after he was announced as …

Willie Taggart leaving Oregon to be next Florida State football coach

Willie Taggart is returning to the Sunshine State, this time as head football coach at Florida State.

Top 25 capsules: FSU knocks off No. 5 Florida 83-66

Terance Mann scored 25 points, CJ Walker added 17 and Florida State upset No. 5 Florida 83-66 on Monday night in Gainesville, Florida, to remain undefeated.

FSU extends long bowl streak; New Mexico State ends longest drought

Excuse Florida State if its celebration for setting a record for consecutive bowl appearances is a bit muted.

Washington State volleyball back for more at NCAA Tournament

NCAA selection shows in any sport make for great television.

Florida State linebacker says 2-5 start “like a nightmare”

Jacob Pugh has seen a lot in his four seasons at Florida State. What he has witnessed this season though has taken a toll.

No. 10 Florida State cancels game against Louisiana-Monroe

No. 10 Florida State canceled its home game against Louisiana-Monroe on Saturday because of impending Hurricane Irma. The cancellation came after Florida Gov. Rick Scott ordered all state colleges and …

AP Source: Florida State QB Deondre Francois to miss rest of season

Florida State quarterback Deondre Francois will miss the rest of the season after tearing the patellar tendon in his left knee in the fourth quarter Saturday night in a 24-7 …

UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 2, 2017

Division I highlights: No. 1 Alabama has little trouble with No. 3 Florida State

Damien Harris ran for a touchdown and blocked a punt, and Jalen Hurts chipped in with a scoring pass on a night that basically required the sophomore quarterback to make …

No. 1 Alabama vs. No. 3 Florida State in an epic opener

No. 1 Alabama vs. No. 3 Florida State feels like a postseason game even though the College Football Playoff is still four months away. It’s the first time ever that …

Florida State women bring their defense to eliminate Oregon State

Ivey Slaughter jumped into the passing lane on Oregon State’s first possession of the second half and swiped the ball away, then drove the length of the floor in one …

Trevon Bluiett leads way as Xavier upsets third-seeded Florida State in second round

Trevon Bluiett scored 29 points and Kaiser Gates came off the bench to contribute 14 as the 11 seed Xavier pulled off its second upset of the NCAA Tournament with …

No.3 Florida State defeats No. 11 FGCU 86-80

Dwayne Bacon scored 25 points and Jonathan Isaac added 17 points and 10 rebounds to help the third-seeded Florida State Seminoles hold off No. 14 Florida Gulf Coast 86-80 in …

No. 22 Notre Dame beats No. 16 Florida St to reach ACC final

Steve Vasturia and Bonzie Colson each scored 18 points as No. 22 Notre Dame knocked off No. 16 Florida State 77-73 to advance to the Atlantic Coast Conference finals. The …

No. 16 Florida St overpowers valiant Va Tech in ACC quarters

Soon after Florida State fans brought the tomahawk chop to Brooklyn, the Seminoles walked into the New York Islanders’ dressing room at Barclays Center and chanted “Semi-finals! Semi-finals!”

Seminoles’ Derwin James back on the field after knee injury

Florida State defensive back Derwin James is fully participating in workouts during the first week of spring football practices. James tore the meniscus in his left knee during the Seminoles’ …

No. 15 Florida State earns second seed in ACC Tournament

Dwayne Bacon scored 23 points, Jarquez Smith added 11 and No. 15 Florida State clinched a double bye in the Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament with a 66-57 victory over No. …

No. 19 Florida State looks to fix struggles in road games

Florida State is in a four-way tie for second place in the Atlantic Coast Conference but its next two games are on the road. The Seminoles have an inside track …

Seniors leading the way for No. 8 Florida State women

The seniors on Florida State’s women’s basketball team will leave as the winningest class in program history. But the eighth-ranked Seminoles still have two huge goals they want to accomplish …