Feb. 24, 2000
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) – Reserve Missy West scored 17 points and Georgia
Schweitzer added 16 to lead No. 9 Duke past Florida State 87-52 on Thursday.
Lauren Rice scored 15 points for the Blue Devils (23-4, 12-3 Atlantic Coast
Conference), who won their fifth straight ACC game and 13th straight over
Florida State (11-15, 4-11).
Michele Matyasovsky and Sheanna Mosch scored 12 each and Mosch added 11
Duke was 34-of-59 from the field (58 percent) and had a 43-27 rebounding
edge. Florida State was 20-of-63 (32 percent) in its most lopsided loss of the
Rice scored 13 points and Schweitzer 11 to pace the Blue Devils to a 47-24
lead at the break.
Florida State led 8-6 before three straight baskets and an assist by
Schweitzer. Rice then scored six points in 16-2 run that put Duke up 38-18 with
5:01 left in the half.
Florida State missed 11 of its first 14 shots in the second half, and Duke
led 79-40 when its starters left the game with 4:44 to play.