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The Daily Nole — Oct. 20, 2021: FSU Hoops Picked to Finish Second in ACC

Mike Olivella/Florida State athletics

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Lead Story

Just two seasons removed from its second-ever ACC championship, Florida State basketball was picked to finish second in the conference by the media.

The second-place projection is the highest ever for the Seminoles. FSU finished with 1,034 total points, which was behind only Duke. The Seminoles received 14 of 81 first-place votes.

Aside from Duke and FSU, North Carolina, Virginia, Virginia Tech and Louisville all received first-place votes. FSU is coming off an 18-7 campaign in which it reached the ACC Championship and the Sweet 16.

The Seminoles will begin the season at home against Pennsylvania on Nov. 10.

Between the Lines

FSU men’s golf continued the Jackson T. Stephens Cup on Tuesday.

On the Agenda

FSU men’s golf will wrap up the Jackson T. Stephens Cup on Wednesday.

News and Notes

FSU women’s hoops will begin the 2021-22 season ranked No. 16 in the AP Poll.

Florida State cross country’s Adriaan Wildschutt was named ACC Performer of the Week.

FSU’s Joshua Davidson was named ACC Diver of the Week.

FSU volleyball has added a match with North Florida for Nov. 9. The contest begins at 5 p.m. ET

FSU football defensive end Jermaine Johnson was named a Midseason All-American by CBS Sports.

Helpful Links

Noles247: Jordan Travis is healthy, building confidence as FSU enters second half of season
Fifth Quarter: PFF’s Top Midseason Offensive Performers for FSU
Chop Chat: FSU football: How Ed Orgeron departing LSU affects the Noles

Mike Ferguson is the editor of The Daily Nole. Follow Mike on Twitter @MikeWFerguson

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