Florida St. 62, Boston College 47

Michael Snaer tied a career-high 18 points and Florida State

defeated Boston College 62-47 on Sunday night.

The Seminoles (18-7, 6-5 Atlantic Coast Conference) trailed

36-35 after Joe Trapani’s 3-pointer put Boston College ahead with

18:02 to go, but pulled away on a 13-2 run. Snaer’s jumper capped

the run to give Florida State a 48-38 lead with 13:01


The Seminoles led by as many as 19, forced 20 turnovers and held

the Eagles to 33.3 percent (17 of 51) from the floor.

Florida State led 10-5, but made just two of its next 10 from

3-point range. The Eagles, however, were 4 of 9 from behind the

arc, including two by Trapani.

Chris Singleton scored 12 points and grabbed eight rebounds for

Florida State. Snaer’s first 18-point game came against

Tennessee-Martin on Dec. 22.

Trapani led Boston College (12-13, 3-8) with 17 points and Rakim

Sanders added 12.