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Florida State football, recruiting news: FSU gets new 2020 schedule

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Also, hoops gets a blue-chip commitment

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Florida State Seminoles is taking over the ACC Network today:

Recruiting:

2021 five-star offensive tackle Amarius Mims has pushed back his commitment date, in addition to eliminating Oklahoma from his final schools:

2021 Florida State offensive line commit Bryson Estes is putting in work in the weight room:

Florida State got a commitment on Wednesday from 2023 athlete Cedric Baxter Jr., who told Tomahawk Nation back in June that getting his Florida State offer “meant a lot because growing up, all I knew was FSU, and when I got the offer, I was extremely grateful because that’s my dream school.”

Football:

The ACC announced its plans for fall sports on Wednesday, the big news of course being the rescheduling of all football games to accommodate a 10-plus one format. Florida State will now play home games against Clemson, Georgia Tech, Pittsburgh and Virginia, while heading on the road to play Miami, Duke, Louisville, NC State and Notre Dame, with a to-be-determined non-conference game. Florida would be the natural guess, but reports have surfaced saying the SEC is leaning towards a conference-only model.

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Florida State players were showing off their white numbers Wednesday:

The NFL Top 100 players were announced last night, and a few Seminoles found their way on the list:

A great move on the part of head coach Mike Norvell to show support for a family close with Florida State athletics:

Basketball:

Florida State basketball got a commitment from another blue-chip, this time center John Butler out of Greenville, South Carolina. FSU now has the No. 2 recruiting class in the country.

Baseball:

Brett Nevitt, the baseball wunderkind extraordinaire, continues his unmatched Florida State baseball coverage with week four of summer baseball league.

All Sports:

Here’s a quick rundown for the rest of Florida State athletics set to compete in the fall:

Fall Olympic Sports competition may begin on Thursday, Sept. 10

Team sports will play a conference schedule that meets the NCAA minimum amount of games: field hockey (6), women’s soccer (6), men’s soccer (6) and volleyball (10)

Schools will continue to schedule regular season cross country competitions at their discretion

Any additional games against conference opponents or non-conference opponents are at the respective school’s discretion and all opponents must meet the ACC’s medical standards

Any additional games against conference opponents that are beyond the conference-mandated schedules would not count in the ACC standings

The cross country championships will be held at WakeMed Soccer Park in Cary, N.C. on October 30, and include all fifteen member schools

The women’s soccer championship will include the top four teams and be held at WakeMed Soccer Park in Cary, N.C. on November 6 and 8, as previously announced