Posted December 23, 2011 on
Florida State saw former verbal commitment Alphonse Taylor choose Alabama today. He will enroll in January which will close the book on FSU's chances of flipping him. Where do the Noles stand overall? How many spots are left? Where are the real needs?

'Noles take a step back in Gainesville

While the Florida State football squad has handled rival Florida two years in a row, the basketball team hasn't been able to keep up with the Gators and got totally outclassed Wednesday in Gainesville.

No. 25 Vanderbilt women outlast Florida State (AP)

Christina Foggie scored 18 points and Stephanie Holzer had 17 to help No. 25 Vanderbilt hold off Florida State for a 64-59 victory Thursday night. Foggie and Holzer each sank a pair of throws in the last 46 seconds for the Commodores (11-1). Holzer also had 13 rebounds and Jasmine Lister added 10 points.

W. Basketball. Florida State Edged Out By No. 25 Vanderbilt, 64-599

Vanderbilt held off Florida State for a 64-59 victory Thursday night. Chelsea Davis had 16 points and 11 rebounds to lead the Seminoles (6-6), while Chasity Clayton and Alexa Deluzio had 15 points apiece.

NCAAB betting line favors Gators over Seminoles

Dec 22, 7:00 PM | Stephen O'Connell Center Florida State Seminoles vs Florida Gators Odds 8-3TEAM RECORD9-2 The Gators will be trying to slam the Florida State Seminoles on Thursday when the teams tip off at Stephen O'Connell Center in college betting action. The Gators currently sports a 9-2 record overall in NCAAB action, and have posted a corresponding betting...

M. Basketball. FSU Falls to No. 11 UF, 82-65

The Florida State men's basketball team does its best to overcome slow start Thursday in Gainesville but Gators' second-half effort ultimately proves to be too much.

Five Questions: FSU - Part One

The Irish are heading to Florida for a Champs Sports Bowl battle against Florida State. Last season, coach Kelly's Irish finished strong against another Florida-based ACC opponent, however, this year's squad has seen its share of struggles and past history has not been kind against the Seminoles. We have our first set of five questions for the contest.

'Noles in need of some bench energy

Florida State has a deep rotation keeping everyone fresh. Nevertheless, the Seminoles are still in need of somebody to give a genuine spark off the bench, especially with Terrance Shannon out for the year.

Gators Use Stifling Energy to Pull Away from Florida State

The game was close five minutes into the second half when Florida State's 6-foot-10 power forward Bernard James came off a pick and roll and was wide open for an easy layup on the right side of the basket. That's the kind of night it had been in 63rd meeting between rivals Florida and FSU. Back and forth. Spurts by both teams. Gators looking like they were about to pull...

W. Volleyball. One for the Books

In a year like never before for the Florida State volleyball team, the 2011 season can be summed up in one word: historical.
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