Dec 27, 2001
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) – Michael Joiner scored 21 and Florida State went on
a 15-0 run early in the second half to defeat Virginia Tech 78-49 Thursday.
Florida State shot 66.7 percent in the second half as they outscored the
visiting Hokies (6-6) 51-26 after the break. It was a much needed win for the
Seminoles, who lost Saturday to American University.
Two free throws by Cummings with 15:16 left put Florida State up 42-25 and
the Seminoles didn’t let up, holding Virginia Tech without a field goal for the
Brian Chase and Terry Taylor each scored 13 points for Virginia Tech and
Bryant Matthews added 10.
Virginia Tech committed 24 turnovers and was outrebounded 41-33.