ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) Cierra Brevard had 12 points and six rebounds and Courtney Ward had 12 points and six assists to lead No. 10 Florida State over UCF 70-58 Wednesday night.
Angel Gray and Alexa Deluzio also scored 12 points apiece for the Seminoles (9-0), who won their 17th straight road game.
Emma Cannon had 16 points and 15 rebounds for UCF (2-5). The Knights got 12 points from Jelisa Caldwell, but lost their fourth straight.
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Florida State shot 52 percent in the second half and limited UCF to 33.3 percent, breaking open what had been a close game for the first 20 minutes.
The Seminoles finished the first half with a 12-7 run to take 31-26 halftime lead. Deluzio stole a pass and beat the UCF defense down the court to score at the buzzer for a small cushion after an up-and-down performance kept things close
In the second half, Florida State ran off nine straight points to go up 55-41 with 5:49 to play. Deluzio’s driving layup finished off the run and UCF couldn’t get the deficit under 10 until 50 seconds remained.