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2018 ACC/Big Ten Challenge: Purdue at Florida State How to Watch & GameThread

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It’s a ranked team matchup in the ACC/Big Ten Challenge.

NCAA Basketball: Florida at Florida State Melina Myers-USA TODAY Sports

This is going to be a tough one. Purdue is on the road against a top 25 team, something we’re going to have quite a bit of over the coming weeks. This is a great opportunity to beign building our March resume, because we need to win games like this if we’re going to advance then.

Florida State Seminoles

From: Tallahassee, Florida

Game Location: Donald L. Tucker Center (12,100)

Date: November 28, 2018

Time: 9:15 pm ET

TV: ESPN2

Radio: Boilermaker Sports Network

Odds: Florida State by 4.5

RPI: 22

KenPom: 14

2017-18 Record: 23-12, 9-9 ACC (Lost to Michigan 58-54 in Elite Eight)

2018-19 Record: 5-1, 0-0 ACC

Series with Purdue: Florida State leads 2-0

Last Purdue win: None

Last Florida State win: 97-57 at Florida State on 11/29/2005

Blog Representation: Tomahawk Nation

NCAA Tournament History: 17 appearances, last in 2018. 1972 NCAA Runner-Up

Coach: Leonard Hamilton (332-209 in 17th season at Florida State. 532-419 overall)