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COLONIAL CLASSIC
2-1, 0-1 Away
52
Final
12T
SMU262652
FSU253459

Florida State 59, Southern Methodist 52

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) -- Toney Douglas scored 14 points in the
second half, including a pair of crucial free throws with 39
seconds left, to lead Florida State to a 59-52 victory over SMU in
Tuesday's final in the Colonial Classic.

Al Thornton scored 15 points and pulled down seven rebounds and
Jerel Allen added 11 points for the Seminoles (3-0).

SMU's Jon Killen scored 15 points, but also had eight turnovers.
Donatas Rackauskas added 13 points and six rebounds off the bench.
The Mustangs also got 12 points from Derrick Roberts.

SMU (2-1) held a 26-25 halftime lead, and led late in the second
half.

Douglas, a transfer from Auburn, hit three consecutive baskets
to give Florida State a 45-41 lead with 5:29 left in the game. SMU
closed to within two points with 44 seconds left before Douglas'
free throws.

In the first game Tuesday, Boo Richardson scored 23 points to
lead Illinois State to a 67-50 victory over McNeese (La.) State.
Greg Dilligard added 20 for Illinois State while Jarvis Bradley led
McNeese (0-3) with 15.