No. 14 Florida St. 62, South Florida 49 foxsports Nov 11, 2011 at 8:22p ET Tay’ler Mingo scored a career-high 12 points to lead No. 14 Florida State to a 62-49 season-opening victory over South Florida on Friday in the Women’s Basketball Invitational Tipoff. Article continues below ... Alexa Deluzio, Cierra Bravard and Chelsea Davis each added 11 points for the Seminoles. Natasha Howard had a double-double with 10 points and 13 rebounds. USF jumped out to a 7-0 lead and led 14-7 with 10:51 left in the first half before Florida State went on a 15-0 run. Howard scored eight of those points that put the Seminoles in command 22-14 with 4:59 remaining until halftime. Caitlyn Rowe scored 19 points to lead South Florida, including eight early in the second half to help the Bulls get within 36-35 with 13:45 to play. Florida State put together 8-0 and 7-0 runs to push the lead to 51-40 with 4:56 remaining.