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Seminoles Fall To Miami, 78-70

Jan. 10, 2010



Box Score


CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) –Riquna Williams scored 27 points to lead Miami to a 78-70 victory over No. 13 Florida State in their Atlantic Coast Conference opener Sunday.

 
 1st2ndF
 Florida State
304070
 Miami
304878

 

 Stats Comparison FSUMiami
 Points7078
 FG Made-Attempted25-6224-60
 FG Percentage.403.400
 3P Made-Attempted3-237-21
 3P Percentage.130.333
 FT Made-Attempted17-2223-32
 FT Percentage.773.719
 Rebounds4440
 Assists1617
 Turnovers2620

 

 Florida State
Stat Leaders
 Miami
 A. Harvin16Points27
 R. Williams
 J. Monroe7Rebounds13
 D. Barnes
 2 Players5Assists5
 S. Johnson
 A. Deluzio2Steals4
 S. Johnson
 J. Monroe3Blocks1
 2 Players

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#11 Florida State @ Clemson

Thursday, January 14th, 2010 (7:00pm)

Littlejohn Coliseum

Coverage:


The Hurricanes (13-2) withstood a late Florida State rally for their first win over a top-15 team since beating No. 10 Purdue in Dec. 19, 1991. The win also snapped an eight-game losing streak against the Seminoles.

The Hurricanes went on a 14-2 run midway through the second half, taking a 55-41 lead on Shenise Johnson’s basket with 10:17 left. Stefanie Yderstrom’s 3 with 9:55 remaining gave Miami its biggest lead, 58-43.

But the Seminoles went on a 13-2 run and Angel Gray’s two free throws with 4:20 remaining cut Miami’s lead to 62-58 before the Hurricanes countered with eight unanswered points.

Alysha Harvin scored 16 points for Florida State (14-3).

Williams’ steal and layup with 26.9 left tied it 30-30 at halftime.

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