COL FB: Florida State 21, Alabama 14

Sept. 29, 2007 at 9:44 PM
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JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Sept. 29 (UPI) -- Xavier Lee completed 12-of-19 passes for 224 yards and two TDs and added 59 yards rushing Saturday, as Florida State beat No. 24 Alabama, 21-14.

De'Cody Fagg had four catches for 95 yards, highlighted by a 70-yard touchdown catch for Florida State (3-1).

Alabama starter Drew Weatherford was pulled in the second quarter after completing 7-of-11 passes for 42 yards. John Parker Wilson completed 28-of-53 passes for 240 yards and two touchdowns for Alabama (3-2).

D.J. Hall had seven catches for 83 yards and a touchdown for the Crimson Tide.

The game was scoreless at halftime. The Seminoles got moving with Lee on their first drive of the second half -- an eight-play, 67-yard scoring march to give Florida State a 7-0 lead with 10:50 left in the third quarter.

A Wilson turnover early in the fourth quarter set up an Antone Smith tally and gave the Seminoles a 14-0 lead with 9:03 remaining. Alabama out-scored Florida State, 14-7, in the final five minutes.

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