No. 21 Florida State beats Georgia Tech 68-54

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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.