Posted December 29, 2012 on AP on Fox
Junior Terrance Shannon scored a career-high 16 points off the bench Saturday to help Florida State beat Tulsa 82-63 in the Orange Bowl Basketball Classic. Michael Snaer scored 19 points and was chosen the game's most valuable player. Florida State (8-4) extended its winning streak to four games and remained unbeaten in four games against Tulsa (7-6). Tulsa's Scott Haralson scored 17 points, all in the second half. Tulsa junior Pat Swilling Jr. had a career-high 19 points and five assists, but he scored only two points in the second half. The Hurricane's leading scorer this season, James Woodard, went 2 for 10 and scored eight points. Tulsa couldn't avert a blowout despite shooting 11 for 24 from 3-point range. They made only 11 of 32 two-pointers (34 percent), committed 17 turnovers and were outrebounded 44-32. Shannon had 10 rebounds and shot 6 for 11 in 26 minutes. The Seminoles trailed by as much as five points in the first half, but Shannon helped them ove...
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