December 4, 1998
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP)–Ninth-ranked North Carolina looks for its ninth victory when it meets
Florida State on Saturday.
North Carolina (8-1) is coming off an 86-68 win over Atlantic Coast
Conference foe Georgia Tech on Thursday.
Nikki Teasley scored 16 of her 24 points in the second half and Laquanda
Barksdakle added 17 points for the Tar Heels.
Teasley went 8-for-11 from the floor, including 5-for-8 on 3-pointers, and
had six assists and four steals without a turnover in 33 minutes.
Florida State (2-3) lost to No. 16 Duke, 91-72, on Wednesday. Latavia
Coleman led the Lady Seminoles with 18 points and Jen Robinson had 15.
Florida State will need to improve on its 35-percent shooting from the field
against North Carolina. Trailing just 33-29 with over two minutes left in the
half, the Seminoles went cold as Duke sparked a 13-4 run before halftime.