FSU hoops to play in Hall of Fame Tip-Off Classic

The Florida State basketball schedule is beginning to take shape.

Florida State will host Manhattan on Nov. 15 and Northeastern on Nov. 18 as part of the Hall of Fame Tip-Off Classic. The Seminoles will continue playing in that tournament when they travel to Uncasville, Conn., to face Providence on Nov. 22 and UMass on Nov. 23.

The Seminoles will also play host to Nebraska on Dec. 1 in the ACC/BigTen Challenge.

While the full schedule has not been set, Florida State will also host Florida (likely in November or December).

Florida State, which went 22-14 last season and reached the NIT semifinals, will play home-and-home ACC series with Miami, Clemson, Virginia Tech and Pittsburgh. The Seminoles will host Duke, Wake Forest, NC State, Louisville and Boston College, and Florida State will travel to Georgia Tech, North Carolina, Virginia, Syracuse, Notre Dame.

The complete schedule is expected to be announced around Sept. 1.

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