No. 21 Florida State beats Georgia Tech 68-54
Wednesday, February 1, 2012
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) -- Michael Snaer scored 21 points and Bernard James added 13 on Wednesday night as No. 21 Florida State rallied in the second half to defeat Georgia Tech 68-54 for its sixth straight win.
The victory gives Florida State (15-6, 6-1 Atlantic Coast Conference ) its best start in league play since joining the ACC for the 1991-92 season and it keeps the Seminoles tied with North Carolina for first place. Duke is right behind at 5-1.
Georgia Tech (8-14, 1-7) led 25-24 at halftime despite not having scoring and rebounding leader Glen Rice Jr., who missed the game with a foot injury.
Brandon Reed scored a season-high 18 points and Daniel Miller added 10 for the Yellow Jackets, who lost their sixth straight.
Snaer scored 16 points in the second half.