Men's Basketball ACCtion: Tuesday, February 24
Feb. 24, 2009
Boston College Holds Off No. 23 Florida State, 72-67
It was the Eagles' (20-9, 8-6 ACC) third win this season against one of the conference's top teams. They handed then-No. 1 North Carolina its first loss on Jan. 4 in Chapel Hill and beat No. 7 Duke at home nine days ago.
Rice, who finished with just 11 points, was scoreless in the first half, but hit his 3 as the Eagles were clinging to a one-point lead. Rakim Sanders added 16 points and nine rebounds for Boston College.