TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) -- Jason Rich had 15 points and a
career-high 11 rebounds, and Al Thornton added 15 points to help
Florida State defeat Texas Southern 90-59 on Wednesday night.
Jerel Allen had a season-high 14 points and was 4-for-6 from
3-point range for the Seminoles (5-1), who closed the game on a
33-10 run. Andrew Wilson scored 11 points, while Isaiah Swann and
Ralph Mims adding 10 apiece for Florida State.Jacques Jones' bank shot with 11:19 left drew Texas Southern
(1-7) within 67-49, but his team managed only two more field goals.
Ike Count and Jones each had 13 points for the Tigers, with Jones
getting a game-high 12 rebounds.Florida State had a season-high 13 3-pointers, and turned 23
Texas Southern turnovers into 25 points -- a large factor in the
Tigers' seventh straight loss.