Top-25 College Basketball Game Capsules
Durham, NC (Sports Network) – Al Thornton poured in 21 points and grabbed
eight rebounds, as Florida State stunned eighth-ranked Duke, 68-67, in an ACC
clash at Cameron Indoor Stadium. Toney Douglas added 15 points and was 3-of-5
from beyond the arc for Florida State (17-6, 5-4 ACC), which has won five of
its last six games. Uche Echefu added 12 points and six boards in the
victory. The Seminoles also defeated Duke for the first time ever at Cameron
Indoor Stadium. Florida State came into the game with 15 straight losses in
Durham. Greg Paulus netted 23 points for the Blue Devils (18-5, 5-4), who were
coming off a heart-breaking overtime loss to Virginia on Thursday. DeMarcus
Nelson had 14 points and six rebounds for Duke, which has lost two straight.
Josh McRoberts finished with 12 points and five boards in the loss.