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Women’s Basketball To Host No. 2 Duke On Thursday

Feb. 26, 2003

	

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The Series
Duke holds a 21-6 series advantage over Florida State. The series dates back to FSU’s first season in the ACC – 1991-92. FSU won the first five out of six meetings between the two schools, including the first four straight contests, but has won just one time since. The Seminoles are the last ACC team to defeat Duke in Durham with their 71-69 victory back on February 8, 2001. FSU’s last win over Duke in Tallahassee was 78-73 on February 25, 1994.

A Closer Look

Florida State Seminoles 2002-03 Record 15-10, 7-7 2001-02 Record 13-15 Head Coach Sue Semrau School Record/Yrs. 75-92/6th Career Record/Yrs. Same

Duke Blue Devils 2002-03 Record 26-1, 14-0 2001-02 Record 31-4 Head Coach Gail Goestenkors School Record/Yrs. 263-83/11th Career Record/Yrs. Same

Florida State Probable Starters G 12 Holly Johnson 4.5 ppg, 3.1 rpg G 2 LaQuinta Neely 6.4 ppg, 4.6 rpg, 3.0 apg G 33 Tasheika Morris 14.3 ppg, 4.1 rpg C 5 Trinetta Moore 6.9 ppg, 5.2 rpg F 20 Katelyn Vujas 7.6 ppg, 6.5 rpg

Duke Probable Starters G 20 Alana Beard 22.7 ppg, 6.9 rpg, 3.3 apg G 12 Vicki Krapohl 5.9 ppg, 2.0 rpg G 10 Lindsey Harding 5.6 ppg, 3.8 rpg F 41 Michele Matyasovsky 5.7 ppg, 3.7 rpg F 33 Iciss Tillis 14.9 ppg, 7.4 rpg

An Even Closer Look: Here's an even closer look at the series with Duke... In Tallahassee 3-8 In Durham 3-9 Neutral 0-4 Biggest win by margin 12 pts (three times) last time: Jan. 3, 1993, 84-72, in Durham Biggest loss by margin 62 pts December 6, 1995, 92-30, in Durham

A Comparison Here's a statistical look at how the Seminoles and the Blue Devils match up:

FSU PER GAME DUKE 65.7 points 82.9 .401 fg % .473 .262 3-pt fg % .338 .664 ft % .725 40.8 rebounds 41.8 11.5 assists 14.0 19.1 turnovers 14.0 9.3 steals 13.1 3.9 blocks 4.6

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