MBB Live Game Blog: Canes vs Seminoles
The Miami Hurricanes are flying high after defeating No 1 Duke on Wednesday night. They play rival Florida State in a home game at 6 p.m.
Florida State – Montay Brandon, Okaro White, Kiel Turpin, Michael Snaer, Terry Whisnant
Miami – Shane Larkin, Durand Scott, Trey McKinney Jones, Kenny Kadji, Julian Gamble
Canes win tipoff, Shane Larkin misses three-point shot. Kenny Kadji makes first bucket of game, makes foul shot. Julian Gamble makes layup and is fouled, makes free throw. Okaro White makes a three-point shot for FSU. Media timeout, 11-7 Canes
Shot clock expires on the Seminoles. McKinney Jones drains a three. Reggie Johnson makes a layup. Boris Bojanovsky fouled, makes one free throw. Tonye Jekiri slams an alley-oop from Rion Brown. Aaron Thomas makes a basket for the Seminoles. Rion Brown drains a three. Media timeout 21-12 Canes
Michael Snaer makes a layup for FSU. Kadji makes an easy dunk off the inbound from Durand Scott. Ian Miller makes a three-pointer for the Seminoles. Scott fouled, makes both free throws. Julian Gamble fouled, misses both shots. Miller makes a long jumper. Offensive foul on Kadji, basket no good. Media timeout 25-19 Canes
After multiple offensive rebounds, Gamble tips in a shot. Bojanovsky fouled, makes both free throws. Gamble swats away a shot. Reggie Johnson fails to get shot in under basket, FSU rebounds and travels. Gamble misses hook shot. Montay Brandon makes a basket. Big man Johnson attempts and misses a three. Terry Whisnant makes a three for FSU. Larkin misses a three for Miami. Johnson fouled when Robert Gilchrist jumps on his back, makes both free throws. Larkin fouled, makes both shots. Trey McKinney Jones makes fast break shot, assist from Rion Brown. McKinney Jones follows up with a three-point bucket.
HALF 37-28 Canes
Kadji misses a jumper to start the second half. Okaro White makes a layup. McKinney Jones makes a shot then Kadji tips in another basket, assist from Larkin. Gamble slams a dunk off a pass from McKinney Jones. Scott misses a three and Gamble misses the tip-in. McKinney Jones drains a three. Media timeout 46-33 Canes
Larkin makes a three. Tonye Jekiri makes the alley-oop. Scott drains a three, assist from Larkin. Kadji dunks, assist from Gamble. Ian Miller is fouled on basket, makes free throw for three-point play. McKinney Jones makes a long jumper. Okaro White fouls out. Michael Ojo fouled for FSU, makes one free throw. Media timeout 62-43 Canes
Kadji tiptoes in for a layup. Aaron Thomas makes a layup. Erik Swoope makes basket and foul shot. Miami clears bench, starters are done. Rion Brown makes a three-pointer and a dunk in consecutive possessions.
FINAL 71-47 Canes