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March 23, 2010

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Florida State
Courtney Ward set a personal career high and Donald L. Tucker Center NCAA Tourney record with nine assists
Courtney Ward became Florida State’s all-time career assist leader
– Held St. John’s below 40% shooting from the field (38.7%), marking the 21st time the Seminoles have done so this year, resulting in a perfect 21-0 record during the stretch
– With 28 wins, tie the 1981-1982 FSU women’s basketball team for most wins in a single season
– Move to 17-0 on the season when four or more players score in double figures (Clayton, Harvin, Monroe, Deluzio)
– Held St. John’s to 0% shooting from the 3-point line, tying a season low

St. John’s
– Attempted a season low of four 3-point field goals
– Nadirah McKenith tie a career high with 15 points
– Nadirah McKenith set a career high of 44 minutes played

– Florida State and St. John’s both entered Monday’s game ranked in the top 25 at #11 and #15 respectively
– Tonight was St. John’s third appearance in the second round of the NCAA tournament in school history
– This will be Florida State’s second “Sweet Sixteen” appearance (other was in 2007) and the Seminoles move to 7-9 all-time in the NCAA tournament
– There were 19 ties and 19 lead changes in the game and neither team led by more than five points
– FSU joins Duke as the first ACC schools to advance to the “Sweet Sixteen” in 2010 and will move on to play the winner of Ohio St./Mississippi St. on March 28 in Dayton, Ohio

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