Garnet Defeats Gold 35-20 in FSU's Spring Game

By: AP
By: AP

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) -- Backup quarterback Clint Trickett threw two touchdown passes and Debrale Smiley had a touchdown run as the Garnet defeated the Gold 35-20 on Saturday in Florida State's spring football game.
Starting quarterback EJ Manuel, who led the Gold team, threw touchdown passes to James Wilder Jr. and Kenny Shaw. Manuel completed 28 of 51 passes for 255 yards.
But Manuel also threw two interceptions, one of which was returned 51 yards for a touchdown by Terrence Brooks in the second quarter.
Trickett connected with Greg Dent on a 70-yard catch-and-run for a touchdown on the game's first play and then found walk-on Rashad Gholston on a 15-yard TD pass in the third quarter to put the Garnet up 21-7.
Gholston also had a 25-yard touchdown catch from walk-on James Moore in the fourth quarter.
Rodney Smith had seven catches for 71 yards for the Garnet.
For the Gold, Shaw had seven catches for 53 yards. Nick O'Leary added five catches for 53 yards.

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