First-Place Noles Locked In For Visit To Clemson

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Forget the standings and don’t bother studying the tiebreaker rules. For the Florida State men’s basketball team, the math is simple: If the Seminoles win their next three games – at Clemson, at Notre Dame and home against Boston College, they’ll finish atop the Atlantic Coast Conference standings for the first time in […]

February 29, 2020

Senior Day On Tap For Noles Against Duke

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – It’s a sappy time of year around the Seminole Softball Complex. No, not the sickeningly sweet or overly sentimental kind of sappy, but rather coach Lonni Alameda’s preferred version: “s-appy.” “You know, you’re sad and happy at the same time,” Alameda said Thursday afternoon. That’s the way things go as the regular season […]

April 25, 2019

Third Straight Trip to Tourney Brings New Focus

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Selection Sunday had a familiar vibe for the Florida State men’s basketball team. Just like last year, the Seminoles had a long wait before seeing their name pop up on the T.V. screen. And, just like last year, the Seminoles were placed in the NCAA tournament’s West region and will spend the […]

March 17, 2019

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With Jordan As Inspiration, FSU Hoops Star Bacon Reaches For Greatness

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – While the rest of the country watched ESPN’s “The Last Dance” documentary series to learn more about Michael Jordan and the Chicago Bulls of the 1980s and 90s, Dwayne Bacon watched with a bit of a different perspective. Something like, “Hey, I know that guy.” Bacon, a former Florida State basketball star, considers […]

June 29, 2020

Cassell Reflects Fondly On FSU, Looks To Future With Mann, Kabengele

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – In the fall of 1991 – Florida State’s first year as a member of the Atlantic Coast Conference – Sam Cassell felt like he was in on a secret. Most of the buzz around the league centered around Bobby Bowden’s football program, and for good reason. FSU football was still in the […]

June 24, 2020

Coaches Share Their Favorite Games: Defense

Part 2: Defense READ: Coaches share their favorite games, Part 1 – Offense Defensive coordinator Adam Fuller: Five OTs to beat a first-rounder At the time, in October of 2007, Adam Fuller had no idea that his next opponent’s quarterback would go on to a 12-year NFL career that included rookie-of-the-year and Super Bowl MVP […]

June 20, 2020

Coaches Share Their Favorite Games: Offense

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – There are wins over rivals, wins that clinched championships and wins that redefined programs. Some of them all in the same game. Every member of Mike Norvell’s coaching staff at Florida State has at least one game from his football career that stands above the dozens or hundreds of others. For some, […]

June 16, 2020

Norvell Proud Of Progress, Still Looking Toward Future

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – After more than two months of social distancing, Mike Norvell has been on enough videoconferences to last for the rest of his life. Yes, Florida State’s football coach is grateful to have such modern platforms to communicate with his staff and players while scattered about due to the COVID-19 pandemic. But he […]

May 13, 2020

#OneTribe: Our Staff Stories – Isaac Rodriguez

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – As he sat bedside, watching his older brother fight for his life in an Orlando-area hospital, Isaac Rodriguez prayed for a miracle. Four years his brother’s junior, Isaac, now an academic coordinator in the Florida State athletics department, wasn’t around to see the early part of Jesus Rodriguez’s life. But he had […]

May 11, 2020

With Degree In Hand, Kerr Has Big Plans For Year Ahead At FSU

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – As of last weekend, Armani Kerr had officially completed his bachelor’s degree in finance from the Florida State College of Business – the culmination of countless late nights, early mornings and a few days spent wondering if all his hard work would pay off. It did. And as far as Kerr is […]

May 8, 2020

68 FSU Student-Athletes Set To Graduate

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – An unprecedented global situation has led to unprecedented circumstances at Florida State. But the Covid-19 pandemic won’t stop the FSU students set to graduate this weekend from celebrating their achievement. That group includes 68 current or former Florida State student-athletes who did what they set out to do when they chose FSU […]

May 2, 2020

Football Star Greene Balances Family, Business And School To Earn FSU Degree

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Five years removed from a record-setting, championship-winning football career at Florida State, Rashad Greene might be busier than ever. FSU’s all-time leader in career receptions and receiving yards, Greene and wife Jasmine have two sons – ages 5 and 1 – with another addition due in a few weeks. They have their […]

May 1, 2020

Soccer Captain Howell Provides Haven For Stranded Teammates

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Jaelin Howell’s first instinct might have been to just go home. With the novel coronavirus sweeping its way around the world, disrupting life in Tallahassee and beyond, no one would have blamed Florida State’s star midfielder if she had packed her bags and headed back to Colorado, where her parents and all […]

April 30, 2020

Football Round-Up: Fullback To Be Featured, Assistants Share Pleasant Surprises

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – The football world is several years removed the glory days of Mike Alstott, Lorenzo Neal and John Riggins – fullbacks who loved to barrel through defenses in short-yardage situations. Many modern offenses, particularly in college football, don’t even use a fullback, opting instead for an extra receiver or tight end. But that […]

April 24, 2020

Norvell, FCS Team Up To Back Florida Diaper Banks

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Sharon Lyles couldn’t help but be a little leery at first. Lyles, the president of the Central Florida Diaper Bank, last week was scrambling to meet a surge of demand for diapers in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic when she received the kind of email she doesn’t usually get. It was […]

April 20, 2020