No. 15 Florida St. 65, Arizona St. 55
Cierra Bravard and Natasha Howard scored 21 points each to help
No. 15 Florida State beat Arizona State 65-55 in the Junkanoo Jam
on Saturday night.
With the game tied at 55, Florida State (6-0) scored the final
10 points over the last 2:08.
Janae Fulcher scored 13 points, and Dymond Simon added 12 points
and four steals but was 4-for-16 from the field for Arizona State
Fulcher’s jumper with 15:28 remaining put the Sun Devils up
35-28. The Seminoles rallied behind Howard, who hit a 3-pointer
with 3:15 left to tie the game at 52. She then put the Seminoles up
54-52 before Fulcher countered with a three-point play to give the
Sun Devils a 55-54 lead with 2:24 left.
The first of two free throws by Christian Hunnicutt tied the
game at 55-55, then Bravard’s rebound and layup off Hunnicutt’s
second attempt put Florida State up for good.