TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) -- Natasha Howard and Alexa Deluzio scored
12 points apiece to help No. 21 Florida State beat 16th-ranked
Miami 66-59 on Monday night, snapping the Hurricanes' 17-game
Florida State (16-4, 4-1 Atlantic Coast Conference) overcame 29
turnovers to beat Miami (18-2, 4-1). With the game tied at 34 at
the half, the Seminoles scored 16 of the first 20 points in the
second half to open up a 50-38 advantage.
Miami cut its deficit to 60-57 in the last minute before
Courtney Ward made three free throws and Cierra Bravard two to seal
Bravard finished with 11 points and nine rebounds in 18 minutes.
Shenise Johnson scored 21 points and Riquna Williams 18 for
Miami, which shot just 30.2 percent in the game.
Miami's only other loss of the season was at Nebraska on Nov.
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