Boxscore
Florida St. 95, Buffalo 68
Monday, November 12, 2012 7:00 PM
Location - Donald L. Tucker Center, Tallahassee, Florida
Officials - Jerry Heater, William Humes, Gary Maxwell
Attendance - 6510

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 T
Buffalo 30 38 68
Florida St. 47 48 95

Recap


Florida State 95, Buffalo 68: Michael Snaer led the way with 19 points as the Seminoles rebounded from a loss on opening night to beat the visiting Bulls.

Snaer, who was held to 10 points and missed all six of his 3-point attempts in a loss to South Alabama on Friday, made 4-of-7 beyond the arc against Buffalo. Okaro White added 13 points and Aaron Thomas chipped in 10 for the Seminoles (1-1).

Florida State shot 63 percent from the field and made 6-of-10 from 3-point range in the first half against the Bulls. The Seminoles – led by White’s 10 points – pushed their lead to as much as 21 and settled for a 47-30 halftime advantage.

Buffalo turned the ball over 12 times in the first half, leading to 15 points for Florida State. Tony Watson and Javon McCrea helped bring the Bulls back to within eight points midway through the second half, but no closer.

Watson and McCrea each scored 17 points and Xavier Ford had 16 for Buffalo (0-2), which had 25 turnovers. Watson matched his career high with five 3-pointers.

GAME NOTEBOOK: Ten players scored in the first half for Florida State and 12 overall. … The Seminoles next play Brigham Young in the semifinals of the Coaches vs. Cancer Classic in Brooklyn on Friday. … Buffalo is in the midst of six games in 11 days.

Buffalo Bulls

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Xavier Ford 23:00 6-10 0-0 4-6 3 1 4 3 2 0 4 0 16
Javon McCrea 29:00 8-12 0-0 1-2 4 0 4 2 2 0 1 1 17
Auraum Nuiriankh 20:00 1-3 0-2 0-0 0 1 1 0 5 0 3 0 2
Jarod Oldham 28:00 3-8 1-3 0-0 0 3 3 6 3 0 3 0 7
Corey Raley-Ross 13:00 1-4 0-0 0-0 0 2 2 4 1 0 2 0 2
Will Regan 20:00 1-3 0-1 2-2 2 2 4 0 1 1 3 0 4
Cameron Downing 8:00 0-0 0-0 1-3 1 0 1 1 4 0 1 0 1
Tony Watson 28:00 6-9 5-7 0-0 2 2 4 1 2 0 4 0 17
Jarryn Skeete 10:00 1-2 0-1 0-1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2
Raphell Thomas-Edwards 18:00 0-3 0-3 0-0 1 2 3 1 2 2 1 0 0
Richie Sebuharara 2:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Andre McPhail 1:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 27-54 6-17 8-14 13 13 26 18 22 3 25 1 68
  50.0% 35.3% 57.1% Team Rebs: 2   Total TO: 25

Florida St. Seminoles

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Okaro White 18:00 5-5 2-2 1-2 1 2 3 0 4 1 4 1 13
Ian Miller 17:00 2-7 1-3 1-2 1 2 3 2 1 1 1 0 6
Michael Snaer 21:00 5-10 4-7 5-6 0 3 3 2 3 0 2 0 19
Kiel Turpin 15:00 3-6 0-0 1-2 1 0 1 1 1 2 0 2 7
Montay Brandon 20:00 3-3 0-0 2-4 2 2 4 1 4 0 2 0 8
Terrance Shannon 18:00 3-3 0-0 3-4 2 2 4 3 1 3 3 1 9
Boris Bojanovsky 12:00 2-3 0-0 2-2 0 1 1 1 1 0 0 1 6
Aaron Thomas 17:00 5-9 0-2 0-0 2 1 3 2 2 1 4 0 10
Devon Bookert 18:00 1-4 0-0 1-1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 3
Terry Whisnant II 24:00 3-5 2-3 1-1 0 2 2 2 0 1 0 0 9
Michael Ojo 9:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0
Robert Gilchrist 7:00 1-1 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 1 2 1 1 0 2
Joey Moreau 2:00 1-1 1-1 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
Rafael Portuondo 2:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 34-57 10-18 17-24 9 15 24 17 19 12 17 5 95
  59.6% 55.6% 70.8% Team Rebs: 3   Total TO: 17
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