Charlton “CY” Young Appears On ACC Live

Charlton “CY” Young, who was named the No. 1 Minority Assistant Coach in Division I college basketball by the Minority Coaches Association, appeared with Jorden Cornette and Dalen Cuff on ACC Live on Thursday. Young spoke about being speechless and humbled to be honored by the Minority Coaches Association as he begins his eighth season […]

October 9, 2020

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Basketball Plays Host To North Florida Wednesday At 8

Florida State Game Notes / Digital GameDay Program /  North Florida Game Notes / Leonard Hamilton’s Quest For The Respect He Deserves In The College Basketball World / Gray Thinking Big In 2020 TALLAHASSEE, Fla. ( – 271.  That is how many days it has been in between Florida State’s final game of the 2019-20 […]

December 1, 2020

Barnes Named To Wooden Award Watch List

Scottie Barnes Bio TALLAHASSEE, Fla. ( – Florida State’s Scottie Barnes is one of seven freshmen in the nation – and one of only two freshmen in the ACC – to be named to the John R. Wooden Award Preseason Top-50 Watch List as the most outstanding player in college basketball. Barnes is among an […]

December 1, 2020

Men’s Basketball Opener Versus Gardner-Webb Postponed

Tallahassee, FL – Florida State has announced that Friday’s men’s basketball game versus Gardner-Webb has been postponed. The determination was made Tuesday after consultation with medical personnel and discussions between the two administrations. This postponement comes following COVID-19-related issues within the Gardner-Webb program. The teams will look to make up the game at a later date […]

November 24, 2020


TALLAHASSEE, Fla. ( – Scottie Barnes, who averaged 11.6 points, 6.5 rebounds and 4.6 assists in leading Montverde Academy to a 25-0 record as a senior in 2020, has been named to the watch list for the 2021 Naismith Trophy. The Naismith Trophy has been awarded since 1969 to the top college basketball player in […]

November 20, 2020

Vassell To San Antonio In The First Round

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. ( – Devin Vassell, who was a finalist for the 2020 Naismith Defensive Player of the Year and the Julius Erving Small Forward of the Year Awards, was the first-round selection of the San Antonio Spurs who picked the Florida State sophomore with the 11th pick in the first round of the 2020 […]

November 18, 2020

Seminoles’ Williams The No. 4 Overall Pick in NBA Draft

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. ( – Patrick Williams, who was named the 2020 ACC Sixth Man of the Year, was selected with the fourth overall pick in the first round of the 2020 NBA Draft by the Chicago Bulls.  As the No. 4 overall selection in the draft, he tied the school record for highest pick by […]

November 18, 2020

Basketball Signing Class Stands Tall

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. ( – Head Coach Leonard Hamilton and the Florida State Men’s Basketball team has signed the nation’s No. 2 ranked recruiting class which includes five-star guards Matthew Cleveland (6-6, Atlanta, Ga.), and Jalen Warley (6-5, Norristown, Pa.), along with four-star center John Butler (7-1, Greenville, S.C.) and the No 2 ranked junior college […]

November 16, 2020

Cleveland Signs NLI To Attend Florida State

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. ( – Matthew Cleveland, who averaged 22.3 points, 8.1 rebounds, 2.9 assists, 2.9 steals and 0.7 blocked shots in leading Pace Academy to the 2020 State Championship in Georgia, has signed a National Letter of Intent to attend Florida State and play basketball for Seminoles Head Coach Leonard Hamilton and his staff. Cleveland […]

November 12, 2020

McLeod Signs NLI To Attend Florida State

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. ( – Naheem McLeod, one of the most sought after junior college players in the nation, has signed a National Letter of Intent and will transfer to Florida State from Chipola College for the remainder of his collegiate playing career. McLeod (7-3, 230) graduated from Plymouth Whitemarsh High School in 2019 and will […]

November 12, 2020

Warley Signs NLI To Attend Florida State

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. ( – Jalen Warley, a five-star point guard who is ranked as the 23rd best overall player in the 2021 recruiting class and as the third best point guard in the nation by 247 Sports, has signed a National Letter of Intent to attend Florida State University and play basketball for the nationally […]

November 11, 2020

Butler Signs NLI With Hamilton And Basketball Staff

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. ( – John Butler, the nation’s No. 11 ranked center, has signed a National Letter of Intent to attend Florida State and play basketball for Head Coach Leonard Hamilton and his staff beginning in the fall of 2021. Butler (7-1, 190) has earned a four-star rating and is projected as the nation’s number […]

November 11, 2020

Basketball Picked To Finish 3rd In ACC Race

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. ( — Defending ACC Champion Florida State is picked to finish third in the 2020-21 league standings and newcomer Scottie Barnes was chosen as the Preseason ACC Freshman of the Year in a vote by the attending media at ACC Operation Basketball which was held virtually for the first time. Barnes is a […]

November 11, 2020