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Forrest caps No. 7 FSU's rally for 73-71 win over Irish

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Posted at 11:47 PM, Mar 04, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-04 23:47:16-05

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) - Trent Forrest’s putback with 3.8 seconds left capped a ferocious late charge as No. 7 Florida State beat Notre Dame 73-71 to move closer to an Atlantic Coast Conference title. Forrest’s basket gave the Seminoles just their second lead all night, the other coming at 5-4 in the opening minutes. M.J. Walker scored 16 of his 21 points over the final 8:40 as FSU charged back from a 61-48 deficit. Forrest added 15 points and Devin Vassell scored 13 for the Seminoles. Prentiss Hubb led Notre Dame with 24 points, 19 in the first half.