Dylan Busby’s three-run, fifth-inning blast just inside the left-field foul pole was enough to break a 1-1 tie and give Florida State the padding it needed to defeat the Hurricanes 6-3 at Mark Light Field.
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The Michigan Wolverines and Florida State Seminoles were not only competing in Friday night’s Capital One Orange Bowl, but also in the living rooms of talented football players throughout Florida as national signing day approaches.
Following a strong start, Florida State saw its 14-point lead erased by Michigan before mounting its own comeback in the final two minutes to secure a 33-32 win over the Wolverines on Friday night at Hard Rock Stadium.
Florida State capitalized on its superior speed -- most of it originating in the Sunshine State with its Florida-born players -- to defeat Michigan 33-32 on the strength of big plays in another thrilling Orange Bowl game.