Seminoles down Tar Heels for ACC crown

March 11, 2012 at 4:16 PM

ATLANTA, March 11 (UPI) -- Florida State followed up its weekend win over Duke in the ACC Tournament by edging No. 4 North Carolina 85-82 Sunday to win the tournament crown.

The 17th-ranked Seminoles (24-9) were led by Michael Snaer, who scored 18 points, and Deividas Dulkys who added 16.

Florida State notched a 58.9-percent shooting percentage from the field and hit half of its 22 attempts from 3-point range.

North Carolina (29-5) shot 39.4 percent from the field but outrebounded the Seminoles 37-26.

Harrison Barnes led Carolina with 23 points and Tyler Zeller had 19 points and a dozen rebounds.

Kendall Marshall hit a 3-pointer for the Tar Heels that cut Florida State's lead to 83-82 with 32 seconds to play but he missed a second try with 10 seconds remaining.

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