Sheldon McClellan had 17 points and No. 17 Miami scored the first 23 points in an 87-75 victory over South Alabama on Friday night.
Florida State raised its Atlantic Coast Conference championship banner before its season opener. Then the Seminoles took the floor and struggled in every way.
Jake Medlock threw two touchdowns and ran for another as Florida International snapped a seven-game losing streak, beating South Alabama 28-20 Saturday in a Sun Belt Conference showdown.
Augustine Rubit had a career-high 24 points and 11 rebounds, and South Alabama rallied past Florida International 86-78 on Saturday night.
Marvin Roberts scored 18 points to lead Florida International University to a 73-62 victory over South Alabama Saturday night.