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FSU booster club official accused of grand theft

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) The comptroller of the athletic booster club at Florida State University is accused of ''misappropriating'' between $500,000 and $700,000. Sanford Lovingood turned himself in to the Leon County Sherriff's Office on Wednesday and is charged with first-degree grand theft of over $100,000. He remained in the Leon County Jail on Thursday morning...
Via AP on Fox
33 minutes ago  |  Discuss

$500K to $700K Stolen from FSU Boosters

Official Release from Florida State University and Seminole Boosters, Inc. Oct. 1, 2014 Tallahassee, FL. — Seminole Boosters Chief Executive Officer and President Andy Miller announced today that Sanford Lovingood, comptroller at Seminole Boosters, has been terminated after allegedly misappropriating what is believed to be between $500,000 and $700,000. The alleged misappropriation...
Via Pro Sports Daily
8 hours ago  |  Discuss

Photo: New Florida State Basketball Recruit Christ Koumadje Dwarfs Jameis Winston

Jameis Winston is not a small human being by any stretch of the imagination. According to Seminoles.com, the reigning Heisman Trophy winner is 6-foot-4, so there aren’t many people who can make Winston look like he’s a short dude. FSU basketball recruit Christ Koumadje is one of those people. Koumadje — a three-star recruit who committed to the school last month — is listed...
Via College Spun
18 hours ago  |  Discuss

Florida State, Sloppy But Still Unbeaten, Truly Faces A Challenge Of Mind And Body

Today is the last day of September. How are certain teams doing after a weekend that didn’t provide a lot of upsets… but didn’t involve smooth and straightforward performances by a number of ranked teams? It’s worth checking in on a number of teams whose journeys through September were anything but peaceful. Florida State leads the list. Bart Doan: I don’t get the consternation...
Via The Student Section
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Wilson Bringing FSU Stability at WR

Following a 37-31 victory over Oklahoma State to open the season, the wide receiver position looked to be a real point of concern for top-ranked Florida State. Senior Rashad Greene finished with a career-high 203 yards and a touchdown on 11 catches in the victory, but received little help from the receivers around him. That night, Greene accounted for 11 of the 16 receptions by Florida...
Via Noled Out
2 days ago  |  Discuss

The 5 Most Overrated Teams In Week 5’s College Football Coaches’ Poll

Twitter/@RossBjorkAD While this week’s Coaches’ Poll didn’t feature very many changes overall, there was one big difference worth noting – Florida State, the reigning national champion, dropped from No. 1 to No. 2 despite winning its contest Saturday against NC State. The Seminoles were passed by Alabama, which had a bye week after demolishing Florida two weeks ago. FSU remained...
Via College Spun
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Jimbo Fisher Responds To Dave Doeren’s Accusation Of FSU Players Faking Injuries Against N.C. State

For the better part of three quarters, it looked like N.C. State, a team that failed to notch an ACC win a year ago, may upset defending national champion Florida State. The Wolfpack’s up-tempo offense caused problems for the Seminoles, and after the game, N.C. State head coach Dave Doeren said that he believed that Florida State’s defense faked injuries during the game to slow...
Via College Spun
2 days ago  |  Discuss

FSU Football Player of the Week: Karlos Williams

Top-ranked Florida State fell behind by 17 early against N.C. State on Saturday, but didn’t abandon the running game. For that, the Seminoles were able to rally for a 56-41 victory and senior running back Karlos Williams was able to have a career-day. Karlos Williams earns Florida State Football Player of the Week for Week 5 after finishing with a career-high 126 yards rushing...
Via Noled Out
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Florida State Falls in the Coaches Poll

Florida State fell down early on the road against North Carolina State yesterday before rallying and winning 56-41, narrowly missing covering the 17 point spread. For some coaches that was enough to drop FSU below Alabama, who was on a bye week. Florida State still received 26 first place votes in the Coaches Poll, the most of any team. FSU also remains number one in the Associated...
Via Noled Out
3 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: NC State QB somehow avoids sack, throws TD pass

NC State quarterback Jacoby Brissett is lighting up Florida State today. The redshirt junior quarterback has gone 12-for-117 with 194 yards and two touchdowns, and made one of the most impressive plays that you’ll see. The Wolfpack offense was facing a third-and-six in Florida State’s red zone, Brissett took the snap, evaded pressure in the pocket, rolled out to his right, managed...
Via College Spun
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Latest T-Shirt Featuring Florida State QB Jameis Winston Has a Crab Giving Him a Helping Hand/Claw

Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston is a blogger's dream. The young signal caller provides tons of material when he steps on the field with a wild run here and a crazy pass there, but more importantly he is a never ending supply of gossip, memes, and jokes.One of the best is now availanble online in the form of a hillarious and brilliant t-shirt.@SBNationGIF/TwitterRead more »
Via FatManWriting
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Florida State Served Crab Legs To Recruits This Past Weekend

Florida State’s 247 Sports site broke this story, and it is making the rounds at other outlets. It’s the kind of item that’s not any larger social commentary, merely a humorous coincidence in light of the suspension of Jameis Winston for the Florida State-Clemson game this past Saturday: Submitted without comment: FSU served recruits crab legs. http://t.co/Zn3AqKnGnz — Dennis...
Via The Student Section
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Jameis Winston’s Increased Suspension Due To QB Not Being “Entirely Truthful”

Late Friday night, it was announced by Florida State that Heisman Trophy winning quarterback Jameis Wiston, who had already been suspended for the first half of the Seminoles’ game against Clemson on Saturday, would actually be forced to sit out the entire contest. CNN’s Rachel Nichols is reporting that the increased penalty for Winston is a result of the quarterback not being...
Via College Spun
12 days ago  |  Discuss

There’s A Website That Tracks That Last Time Jameis Winston ‘Has Done Something Stupid’

Unless you’ve been living under a rock the last week, you know that reigning Heisman Trophy winner Jameis Winston has been suspended for the first half of the Seminoles upcoming game against the Clemson Tigers. The reason he was suspended is actually quite laughable by itself, but this “incident” is just one in a myriad [&hellip (Visited 2 times, 2 visits today) The post...
Via No Coast Bias
12 days ago  |  Discuss

FSU QB's parents to miss first start after giving tickets away

After Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston was suspended for the first half of Saturday's game against the Clemson Tigers, sophomore Sean Maguire found out that he'll be getting his first career start in a prime-time conference showdown.Sadly, it doesn't look like his parents are going to be there to see it.According to Brendan Sonnone of the Orlando Sentinel...
Via The Other Paper
13 days ago  |  Discuss
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