Seminoles To Host Gators In CBB Opener

The Florida State Seminoles will host the Florida Gators in the Sunshine Showdown to open the 2018 college basketball season on November 6th. This is the first time since the 2001-02 season that the Seminoles and the Gators will open the season against each other. 

The Seminoles have won four straight games against the Gators, and are 31-2 in their last two season at home. 

Florida State is coming off of an Elite Eight run in the NCAA Tournament, and Florida is coming off of a season in which they made it to the round of 32.