Nov. 17, 2010
|Thursday, November 17th – 7:00 p.m. EST|
|Donald L. Tucker Center | Tallahassee, FL|
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|TV: None | Radio: 100.7 WFLA FM – Tallahassee|
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TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (Seminoles.com) – Just days after defeating Auburn, 67-61, in a big road game, the No. 14 Florida State women’s basketball will host Colorado State at the Donald L. Tucker Center Thursday night.
Tip-off is slated for 7 p.m. and will be aired on 100.7 FM.
The Seminoles (2-0) will welcome a Colorado State (0-1) program that is coming off a season-opening loss to Northern Iowa on Nov. 12. FSU on the other hand, has started the new year undefeated after defeating Alabama State in the opener and the taking down the Tigers.
Against the Rams, FSU will be looking to improve on its ability to protect the basketball. Against Auburn, the ‘Noles committed 29 turnovers but won the ballgame thanks to clutch free-throw shooting and a large rebound advantage.
Thursday’s game will then be followed by a Sunday matchup with Vanderbilt at home at 2 p.m. in a game that will be streamed live online.
Following the game against Colorado State, Florida State freshman guard Tay’ler Mingo will sign autographs.
FSU vs. CSU Quick Hitters:
• Florida State returns home after a thrilling 67-61 victory at Auburn in which there were nine lead changes.
• FSU boasts a 1-0 all-time record against Colorado State. The only meeting between the two occurred during the 1984-85 season when the Seminoles earned a 73-68 victory. Florida State actually traveled to the Rams’ campus just two seasons ago for a tournament but the two squads did not play.
• It’s not just Colorado State that FSU isn’t too familiar with, it’s the entire Mountain West Conference. In total, the Seminoles are just 2-2 all-time against MWC programs. In addition to being 1-0 against the Rams, FSU is 1-1 against BYU and 0-1 against. TCU
• In their last game, Colorado State fell to Northern Iowa, 74-50.
• The Seminoles enter the game against Colorado State on an 11-game home winning streak that dates back to last season.