Mark Richt's first loss at Miami comes in excruciating fashion. No. 10 Miami was trying to come back on Florida State Saturday night, and the Canes connected on a well-executed fade route to, presumably, even the score at 20-20. But that required an extra point, and Florida State's DeMarcus Walker wasn't in any kind of mood to let the game be tied.
Kicker Michael Badgley, a junior, had made 72 successful extra points in a row.
Twelve years a Bulldog, Mark Richt's breakthrough chance comes Saturday. (AP photo by David Goldman) Mark Richt apprenticed at Florida State when the Seminoles played for five national championships in eight seasons, and he came to ...
DeMarcus Walker blocked Miami kicker Michael Badgley's point-after attempt with 1:38 remaining, and No. 23 Florida State escaped with a 20-19 victory over the 10th-ranked Hurricanes on Saturday night.