Women's Basketball Gameday -- Wake Forest vs. Florida State
Deacons look to keep rolling in Tallahassee
Jan. 9, 2013
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Wake Forest travels to Tallahassee, Fla. to take on the Florida State Seminoles Thursday evening in the teams' only matchup of the regular season.
Tip-off is set for 7 p.m. from the Tucker Center.
Where to Watch & Listen
The game will be shown exclusively on ESPN3.com.
The game can also be heard live online at WakeForestSports.com. Wake Forest Assistant Director of Athletic Communication Steven Wright (play-by-play) will call the action.
Last Time Out
The Demon Deacons played their most complete game of the season and claimed its first ACC victory with a 69-56 win over NC State last Sunday.
Wake broke open a five-point game with a 12-3 run midway through the second half and cruised the rest of the way.
Junior point guard Chelsea Douglas scored a game-high 21 points on a season-best 4-of-6 from beyond the arc.
Sophomore Dearica Hamby netted 15 points, grabbed nine rebounds and swatted a career-high tying three shots.
Seniors Lakevia Boykin (13 points) and Asia Williams (12 points) were the other two Demon Deacons in double-figures.
Senior Sandra Garcia played a solid game off the bench, scoring eight points, grabbing eight rebounds and totaling three steals.
Florida State comes into the game with a 12-2 overall record and a 2-1 mark in the ACC.
The Seminoles had their five-game win-streak snapped at Maryland last Sunday with a 71-64 defeat.
FSU's only other loss came at Nebraska 78-77 on Dec. 8.
Five Seminoles are averaging in double-figures, led by Leonor Rodriguez at 15.5 points per contest. Rodriguez is shooting over 51 percent from the floor and over 45 percent from beyond the arc.
Natasha Howard is averaging 14.1 points and 7.6 rebounds per game.
Series History With Florida State
This will be 39th meeting all-time between the two schools.
Wake Forest snapped FSU's 14-game win-streak in the series with a 65-55 victory last season in Winston-Salem.
The Seminoles hold a 12-4 edge in games played in Tallahassee and have won 10-straight at home.
Wake Forest returns home to host No. 4/5 Duke on Sunday, Jan. 13.
The Blue Devils have won the last 37 meetings in the series between the two teams.
The Last Meeting
February 9, 2012