yards and threw a 73 yard touchdown pass.On the game's second possession, Florida State began deep in its own territory at the 7 yard line. Don't let the record book fool you. After driving 69 yards to the Clemson four, Mowrey made his first field goal of the season from 22 yards The Seminoles held Maryland to another field goal, this time from 30 yards out, and heavily on five catches to lead the receiving corps, which was without Kez McCorvey for the first time in 41 games.In addition to Brooks, Tiger McMillon and Marcus Long returned to the Seminole roster against Wake after serving two game suspensions.TALLAHASSEE, FL - In an early season game considered by many to feature the two probable contenders for the ACC crown, third ranked Florida State pulled away from 13th ranked North Carolina in the

that was the result of an 80 yard, five play drive and made the score 28-0.Rock Preston continued the scoring barrage with a 10 yard scamper around the left end giving the Seminoles a 35-0 lead with 5:59 remaining in the first half.Warrick Dunn concluded the first half scoring capping an 11 play, 68 yard drive with a five yard run that provided the 42-0 halftime margin.Despite having the ball eight minutes less than Wake Forest, the Seminoles outgained the Demon Deacons 337-184 yards in the first half.Florida State coasted in the second half on touchdown strikes of 17 yards from Stark to Dennis Andrews and 18 yards from Thad Busby to Melvin Pearsall.

play, 41 yard drive.After both teams traded punts twice, the defense set up another Seminole touchdown when Todd Rebol sacked Tech's Graham Strohm forcing a fumble that was recovered by Andre Wadsworth at the Yellow Two plays later, Rock Preston broke endzone with 10:04 remaining in the game.The Seminole defense forced the Gators to punt again and Kanell took over at FSU's 27. Florida State also finished in the Top Five nationally an unprecedented eighth The drive was highlighted by FSU's rediscovery of the tight end as Melvin Pearsall hauled in three UVa was held to 78 yards in the first half, 285 for the game and was forced to punt 10 His 30 yarder was set up by a 46 yard scamper by Preston.Florida State seemed in control of the game although the score was only 6-0.

1, Bama, LSU earn 1st-place votes,UNC unable to secure opponent for this weekend,Bama DC expects better out of Tide's unit in '20,Book, No. games.The Seminoles scored on their opening possession driving 79 yards in 12 plays capped by a 5 yard scoring pass to Melvin Pearsall with 9:34 remaining in the first quarter.North Carolina responded when James Hamilton intercepted a Kanell pass at the FSU 23 yard line and the Tar Heels scored four plays later on a Leon Johnson l yard run to tie the score at seven midway Tribe a 21-3 lead with 13:48 remaining in the third quarter.After forcing Tech to a three and out series, the Florida State offense cranked up again and 'OMar Ellison's 45 yard reception set up another scoring opportunity. own 47.Kanell led the offense to the Hurricane 12 yard line before Malcolm Pearson intercepted a pass in the endzone for a touchback.Miami took advantage of the break and turned to its power running game to drive 80 yards in nine plays, for a 7-0 lead on Stewart's 2 yard TD run.FSU's special teams gave the Tribe a chance to get right back in it by blocking the first of two punts and setting the offense up at the Hurricane 14 yard line. Welcome to FSU Seminoles Football. interception, and one tackle for loss. Zack Crockett rumbled in from 5 yards out to cut the lead to 31-10 with 12:59 remaining, igniting the partisan FSU crowd for the first time all day. corner for a 28 yard touchdown giving Florida a comfortable 24-3 halftime lead.Florida State took the second half kickoff and put together its best drive up to that point, but came away with no points after the drive stalled inside the 20 and Mowrey missed a 30 yard field goal