TALLAHASSEE — Leonard Hamilton was worried about how Florida State would play without two starters. As Wednesday night’s game developed, the coach had no reason to be concerned.
TALLAHASSEE — Florida State dug quite the hole for itself, falling behind by 17 points early.
But the Seminoles also had plenty in the tank to claw out of the massive deficit.
GAINESVILLE — Revamped rosters, familiar result.
PITTSBURGH — Jeff Capel and Leonard Hamilton expected ugly. Good thing, because the Pittsburgh and Florida State coaches saw plenty of it in their season opener on Wednesday night.
TALLAHASSEE — A nucleus of veterans helped fuel Florida State's run to the Elite Eight in 2018 and the Sweet 16 last season.