No. 19 Florida St. bounces back with rout of Boston College


Published 9:09 p.m. ET Feb. 20, 2017 | Updated 16 hours ago

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — A short turnaround ended up being the perfect remedy for Florida State.

The 19th-ranked Seminoles were playing their second game in three days, but bounced back from Saturday’s loss at Pittsburgh in a big way, routing Boston College 104-72 on Monday night.

“A one-day turnaround is sometimes not always the easiest. But I think we did a really, really exceptional job of forgetting about what happened and moving on to the next one,” said point guard Xavier Rathan-Mayes, who had eight points, five rebounds and 10 assists.

Florida State (22-6, 10-5 Atlantic Coast Conference) had all 13 players score at least four points as it extended its home winning streak to 20 games.

Dwayne Bacon, who went scoreless in the Pitt game, led the way with 16 points. The 6-foot-7 guard also became only…

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