Dec. 6, 2009
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) –
Jacinta Monroe scored 14 points to lead Florida State (No. 9 ESPN/USA Today, No. 12 AP) to a 78-50 victory over Alcorn State on Sunday.
The Seminoles (8-0) held the Braves (0-5) to 27.3 percent shooting from the field and blocked eight shots, including five by Monroe.
Alcorn State stayed close early, but Florida State outscored the Braves 17-6 over a 6:22 span in the first half to pull away. The Seminoles held Alcorn State scoreless for the game’s final 5:51.
The Braves hit just seven of 34 shots in the second half, including three of 17 3-point attempts.
Carolinsia Crumbly of Alcorn State had 16 points and was 4 of 7 from 3-point range.