Miami coach Al Golden was unhappily correct. To beat Florida State, Golden said in the days leading up to the annual Hurricane-Seminole showdown, his team would have to find a way to throw a knockout punch against the defending national champions.
The Miami Hurricanes gave them a run for their money, but the Florida State Seminoles were once again able to overcome a second half deficit.
Dalvin Cook ran for two touchdowns, including the go-ahead score late in the fourth, and No. 2 Florida State continued its season of rallies by erasing a 16-point deficit and topping Miami 30-26 on Saturday night.
Sheldon McClellan scored 19 points as Miami routed Howard, 84-49, in the teams’ season opener Friday night.
Here are some of the main storylines heading into Saturday’s matchup between Miami and Florida State.
As college football season begins to near its end, things could get very interesting inside the ACC.
Florida State has pushed Jameis Winston’s code of conduct hearing back to Dec. 1, a person familiar with the case said Wednesday.
The Tallahassee Police Department says Florida State running back Karlos Williams is not being charged after a domestic battery investigation.
It’s been an up-and-down season for the Miami Hurricanes, but the team’s recent resurgence has them in the thick of the ACC Coastal Division race.
There have been plenty of off-the-field distractions for the Florida State Seminoles football team this season.