Florida State vs. Virginia Tech: Recap, Stats, and Box Score

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Florida State vs. Virginia Tech: Recap, Stats, and Box Score
Florida State 70
(14-13, 5-6 away)
Virginia Tech 80
(12-15, 10-8 home)
Venue: Cassell Coliseum
6:00PM ET / 3:00PM PT, February 24, 2013
Box Score
1st 2nd Final
Florida State 26 44 70
Virginia Tech 28 52 80
Top Performers
Points Rebounds Assists
Florida State O White 18 O White 10 M Snaer 3
Virginia Tech E Green 26 C Barksdale 9 E Green 5

On Sunday, Feb. 24, Virginia Tech defeated Florida State 80-70 in conference play. The Hokies were led by Erick Green, who put up a game-high 26 points and five assists. C.J. Barksdale had a career-high 17 points and added nine rebounds. Okaro White recorded a double-double for the Seminoles on a team-high 18 points and 10 rebounds. The next game will be on Wednesday, Feb. 27 when Virginia Tech (12-15, 3-11 ACC) goes to second-ranked Miami (FL) (21-4, 13-1 ACC).

Virginia Tech Game Notes

  • Virginia Tech started 12-15 during the 2002 and 1998 seasons (since 1996).
  • VT beat the spread by 12 points. That makes the 11th time this season the Hokies have beaten the spread.
  • The Hokies have won every game this season (5-0) after recording 25 or more free throws made.
  • Virginia Tech has won 80 percent of the time this season (4-1) when its field goal percentage has been 50.0 percent or better.
  • VT has won every game this season (4-0) when opponents record 10 or fewer assists.
  • VT has won 91 percent of the time this season (10-1) after holding an opponent to under 35.0 percent three-point percentage.
  • This is the 16th game at home this season--VT has a 2.1 average scoring margin against opponents at home.
  • Erick Green accounted for 32.5 percent of the team's points.
  • The top two rebounders (C.J. Barksdale and Erick Green) accounted for 40.6 percent of the rebounds.
  • Erick Green has led the team in scoring in 25 out of 27 games this season.
  • C.J. Barksdale has led the team in rebounding in seven out of 27 games this season.
  • This marks the 32nd 20-point game of Erick Green's career.
  • Erick Green has six straight 20+ point games.
  • C.J. Barksdale had career highs with 17 points and eight defensive rebounds.
  • Marquis Rankin had a career high with a 100 percent three-point percentage.

Florida State Game Notes

  • The top two scorers (Okaro White and Devon Bookert) accounted for 45.7 percent of the points.
  • Okaro White accounted for 30.3 percent of the team's rebounds.
  • Okaro White has led the team in scoring 10 times and in rebounding 14 times in 27 games this season.
  • Okaro White recorded the sixth double-digit rebound game of his career.
  • Okaro White has five straight double-digit point games.
  • Okaro White recorded a double-double. It was his second this season and fourth of his career.
FSU PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
AOkaro White2618100111
B+Devon Bookert351433201
BKiel Turpin23860000
C+Aaron Thomas321032102
C+Michael Snaer36833013
CB. Bojanovsky8420001
CIan Miller16501101
C-Michael Ojo7220001
-Montay Brandon8101001
-R. Gilchrist9020001
VT PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
A+Erick Green382645203
A+C.J. Barksdale301791110
BCadarian Raines17441100
B-Christian Beyer12240000
C+Marshall Wood13511000
C+Jarell Eddie22442001
C+Robert Brown251121002
CMarquis Rankin20801002
-J. van Zegeren8300002
DWill Johnston15000301

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