Mike Norvell is open to switching up uniform combinations on game days and claims to have never used the some uniform combination twice in his four years at Memphis:
4-star safety and local product Ahmari Harvey has announced he will visit campus this Saturday. Harvey is rated the no. 4 overall safety in the 2021 class according to 247Sports’ rankings:
I’ll be at FSU Saturday— Ahmari Harvey (@Ahmari_saucy) January 22, 2020
Mike Norvell and company are also getting a head start on the 2022 class, offering deerfield beach running back Jaziun Patterson, who is already a 4-star prospect per 247Sports:
Dfld Bch '22 RB Jaziun Patterson @j4thegreat1 offered by Florida State 2day! @HamiltonESPN @SleeperAth1etes @Rivals @SFHSSports @247recruiting @ESPNCFB @HeraldSports @ABLichtenstein @larryblustein @dbrouss76 @DavidFurones_— Deerfield Beach Football (@DB_BucksFB) January 22, 2020
Florida State signee Demorie Tate and current commit Malachi Wideman saw sizable jumps in the final Rivals top 100 prospect rankings, both moving up over 30 spots.
Larry Blustein, who has long covered recruiting and prospects in the state of Florida, came away from FSU football’s staff meet and greet with high praise for the Seminoles’ first-year head coach:
FSU Basketball is in the midst of a historic season and there is no reason not to throw on your black FSU gear and enjoy it while you can:
FSU softball will participate in the St. Pete Clearwater Invitational again this year with another loaded field set to join them:
Y I K E S.— Fletcher Keel (@FletcherWCTV) January 21, 2020
Here is the lineup for the St. Pete Clearwater Elite Invitational this year:
What a tournament. Five of those teams are inside the Top 13 in @D1Softball's rankings.
And good luck, Flames.
As the above tweet says, all of the above teams—besides liberty—are ranked 13th or better, with FSU softball coming in at no. 10:
FSU Baseball’s CJ Van Eyk was named one of D1 Baseball’s preseason second team All-Americans:
Van Eyk also came away with preseason All-ACC honors from Perfect Game USA. The publication also predicted FSU to finish second in the Atlantic:
It was an up and down season, but former FSU corner Xavier Rhodes will be heading to his third Pro Bowl:
Former ’Nole linebacker Derek Nicholson will rejoin the Louisville Cardinals’ staff as their new inside linebackers coach:
Louisville announces the hiring of Derek Nicholson from Southern Miss to replace Dale Jones as inside linebackers coach. Nicholson was previously a GA here at UofL under Grantham in 2014. Played at FSU. Led the team in tackles his last two years.— Mark Ennis (@MarkEnnis) January 21, 2020