Lady ‘Noles Move to Elite Eight

​By AMANDA NEPPL / Staff Writer Florida State men’s and women’s basketball teams have had an interesting season. And for the women’s team, the fight is not over. The men’s team jumped into the 3rd seed spot, only to find themselves up against Florida Gulf Coast University. After out-dunking – yes, that happened – the…

FSU Becomes Dunk Nation Against FGCU

By AMANDA NEPPL / Staff Writer   Last night at the Amway Center in Orlando, the Florida State University Seminoles took on the Florida Gulf Coast University Eagles. The results left the Seminoles on top of an 86-80 final score, a shocked crowd at how “dunk nation throws down on dunk city,” and a well-anticipated…

FSU vs. Miami and the Weeks to Come

By AMANDA NEPPL / Staff Writer Florida State men’s basketball team hosted the Miami Hurricanes this past Saturday. The ‘Noles celebrated Senior Night, as well as their 18-0 record at home, which is the ‘Noles first unbeaten home season in 41 years, according to ESPN. Only a win against Miami – try 66-57 – could…

NBA All-Star Weekend Kicks Off

AMANDA NEPPL / STAFF WRITER This Friday marks the start of the 2017 NBA All-Star Weekend, which will take place in New Orleans, Louisiana. Friday night will consist of the NBA All-Star Celebrity Game at 7p.m, and at 10p.m, the BBVA Compass Rising Stars Challenge. On Saturday, various events will be held throughout the day,…

TLW Superbowl Forecast

By Amanda Neppl / Staff Writer Happy Super Bowl Sunday! Tonight, at 6:30, the New England Patriots will face the Atlanta Falcons at the NRG Stadium in Houston, Texas. Here is a run-down from the season. If you’re here for Luke Bryan, halftime, and Broadway, scroll down. Atlanta Falcons Season: 11-5  Passing Yesterday, quarterback Matt…

FSU vs Duke Basketball

In what was one of this season’s most anticipated and most exciting games in the ACC, the Florida State Seminole’s swept passed the Duke University Blue Devils. With an 88-72 score over one of the nation’s toughest basketball teams, the Seminoles electrified their spirited fans, and drew extended attention to the university’s flourishing basketball program.…

FSU Crushes UF

By AMANDA NEPPL / Staff Writer After an amazing defeat of the Florida Gators on Saturday night, the Florida State Seminoles certainly finished the season strongly with a 31-13 win. While ‘State is now ranked 12th, Florida dropped to 15th, and must still face the Crimson Tide of Alabama on December 3rd. However, don’t tell…

FSU VS Syracuse: Analysis and Report

By AMANDA NEPPL / Staff Writer Did we just watch the Boston College game all over again? Florida State took their talents to New York not only to defeat the Syracuse Orange 45-14, but to set the stage for the ‘Noles big rivalry game against the Florida Gators next Saturday. “In the three seasons that…

Kevin Durant and the Perfect Team

By AMANDA NEPPL / Staff Writer Whenever anyone ponders *good* basketball players, rarely are they all together on the same team. On July 1st, Oklahoma City Thunder’s Kevin Durant became a free agent after an embarrassing loss for the Golden State Warriors against the Cleveland Cavaliers during the Playoffs. He announced three days later who…