Originally written on Fox Sports Florida  |  Last updated 6/16/14
ATLANTA (AP) -- Florida State lost a 10-point lead in the second half before recovering to beat Duke 62-59 on Saturday, sending the Seminoles to only the second ACC tournament championship game in the program's history. Michael Snaer scored 16 points, including a 3-pointer with 3:27 remaining that gave the Seminoles the lead for good. But No. 17 Florida State (23-9) had to survive some last minute scares -- including missed 3-point attempts by Duke's Austin Rivers and Seth Curry in the final six seconds. Florida State will face fourth-ranked North Carolina, the top seed, in Sunday's championship game. The second-seeded Seminoles ended a run of three straight ACC tournament championships for Duke (27-6). Rivers led the Blue Devils with 19 points. Curry had 13. The Seminoles' only other appearance in the championship game came in 2009, also in Atlanta, when it lost to Duke. Florida State led 58-57 when it lost Ian Miller, who was called for a charge, his fifth foul. Duke's Mason ...
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