TALLAHASSEE — Florida State reached the Elite Eight in March with a tenacious defense.
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TALLAHASSEE — Florida State needed to shake things up so Willie Taggart has turned over the play-calling duties to his offensive coordinator.
RALEIGH, N.C. — North Carolina State corrected many of the problems that had plagued the Wolfpack during two straight losses, namely by getting off to a fast start and running the ball well.
TALLAHASSEE — Florida State has suffered many self-inflicted wounds during Willie Taggart's first year coaching the Seminoles, including pre-snap penalties, missed assignments and turnovers.
TALLAHASSEE — No Atlantic Coast Conference team had ever knocked off Florida State for four straight years. Clemson spent the week making sure it would be the first.