Miami Defeats Florida State, 77-73
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Donnavan Kirk scored 16 points as Miami earned a rare Atlantic Coast Conference win with a 77-73 victory against rival Florida State.
The win was just the third in conference play for the Hurricanes and the second on the road against the Seminoles in eight attempts.
Rion Brown finished with 14 points for Miami (12-12, 3-8) while Tonye Jekiri chipped in 15.
Ian Miller scored 13 for Florida State (14-10, 5-7) in his first game back from an ankle injury. Devon Bookert scored 17 and Aaron Thomas had 16 in the loss. The Seminoles have lost 6 of 8.
The Miami victory was just its second in its last eight games while the 77 points were the most scored since an 84-69 win against Texas Southern in the fourth game of the year.
SOURCE: Associated PressMiami Defeats Florida State, 77-73 by Amanda Borges