December 2, 1998
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) – Michele VanGorp and Krista Gingrich each scored 22 points as No. 16 Duke beat Florida State 91-72 Wednesday night.
Nicole Erickson added 15 points for the Blue Devils (5-3) in the Atlantic
Coast Conference opener for both teams.
Latavia Coleman scored 18 points for Florida State (2-3). Jen Robinson had
added 15 for the Seminoles.
Fifty-two fouls were called in the game and three Florida State players
fouled out, including Coleman.
VanGorp and Gingrich each scored 12 points in the first half for Duke, which
built a big lead before Florida State rallied. Coleman scored all but two
points during a 13-0 run that got the Seminoles within striking distance.
Duke scored on 10 of its first 11 possessions of the second half, while Florida State missed 10 of its first 12 shots after the break and fell behind