WBB Fall at No. 18 Florida State, 86-65
13-3 • 3-2 ACC
12-4 • 3-2 ACC
January 13, 2013
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Despitedouble-doubles from both Morgan Stroman and Shawnice Wilson, the University ofMiami women’s basketball team fell to No. 18 Florida State, 86-65, at theDonald L. Tucker Center.
TheHurricanes (12-4, 3-2 ACC, owners of one the Atlantic Coast Conference’s bestdefenses, was unable to slow down the Seminoles on Sunday. FSU shot animpressive 51 percent from the floor, the best against the Canes this season.
Stromanled the Canes with 18 points, while Wilson added 15 and senior guard StefanieYderstrom scored 11. The double-doubles was each players’ fourth of the season.
Stroman(11) and Wilson (12) grabbed 23 of Miami’s 37 rebounds.
Fourdifferent players from Florida State reached double figures, led by 21 fromLeonor Rodriguez’s 21. Chelsea Davis recorded a double-double with 13 pointsand 13 rebounds.
Miamihadn’t lost two consecutive games since Feb.21 and Feb. 25 of 1010 against thenNo. 19 Georgia Tech and No. 9 Florida State, respectively.
The Hurricanesreturn to the BankUnited Center on Thursday, Jan. 17 when they face GeorgiaTech. Tip-off is set for 7:05 p.m.