FSU beats Purdue in OT, wins Emerald Coast Classic

Credit: Florida State Basketball

NICEVILLE, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - Florida State brings back hardware from Niceville—and likely a top 25 spot.

The Seminoles (7-1) beat Purdue 63-60 in overtime Saturday behind Trent Forrest’s team high 17 points to win the Emerald Coast Classic, following Friday’s 60-57 victory over No. 17 Tennessee.

FSU has the most points via votes any time outside the top 25.