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Women’s Basketball Preseason Notes: More National Attention Coming FSU’s Way

Oct. 18, 2007

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More National Attention Coming Florida State’s Way
More recognition for the Florida State women’s basketball team keeps coming. In their preseason rankings, Sporting News lists the Seminoles at No. 23 while CBSSports.com put the Sweet 16 team at 22nd. FSU did not make it into the Gballmag.com Top 10, but was among the teams also receiving votes.

FSU Has Plenty Scheduled For Home Games This Season
Interest in the Florida State women’s basketball team has been growing by leaps and bounds. Last year the Seminoles averaged a school-record 2,010 fans per game, which is up by 999 fans from 2003-04 season. Three-straight 20 wins seasons have been the majority of the reason, but the work of FSU’s marketing office has certainly helped. This year the staff has more exciting promotions planned for all 12 home games, including Operation Sellout on February 28 against Miami. For a complete list, go to: /fls/32900/old_site/pdf/w-baskbl/0708WBBPromotions.pdf.

Alley Oop: News & Notes
This year’s season ticket commercial has been airing locally in the Tallahassee area and can be seen on Seminoles.com. Season tickets can be purchased by calling the FSU ticket office (850-644-1380 or 1-888-FSU NOLE). Cost is $20 for adults and $10 for children and seniors … Head coach Sue Semrau and the players will be in front of the microphones and cameras this week during the annual preseason media day on October 19 … Last Saturday’s women’s basketball garage sale to benefit the family of former player Ronalda Pierce was a success as the Seminoles raised $878.94.

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