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FSU Rallies To Slip Past Miami 55-54

TALLAHASSEE (AP) — Montay Brandon scored 18 points on 7-of-7 shooting, and Florida State rallied from a 16-point first-half deficit to beat No. 23 Miami 55-54 on Sunday.

The Hurricanes' Sheldon McClellan missed a floater in the lane as time expired.

Brandon had 12 of his points in the second half to spark the rally for Florida State (12-10, 4-5 Atlantic Coast Conference). Kiel Turpin added 10 points for the Seminoles, who shot 53.7 percent.

Turpin put Florida State ahead for good with a baby hook with 1:41 left.

McClellan led the Hurricanes (14-7, 4-4) with 13 points, and Davon Reed had 11 points and six rebounds. But Miami, which led 36-25 at the break, shot 6 of 19 in the second half and scored only 18 points.

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