BLOOMINGTON, Ind. -- Courtney Ward scored 20 points to lead four players in double figures and Florida State (No. 9 ESPN/USA Today, No. 12 AP) beat Indiana 82-74 on Thursday night.
Jacinta Monroe added 17 points, Alysha Harvin 15 and Cierra Bravard 12 for the Seminoles (7-0), who outscored the Hoosiers 14-5 over the final three minutes in the ACC/Big Ten Challenge game.Jori Davis scored 23 points to lead Indiana (4-3). Hope Elam had 15 points and Sasha Chaplin added a double-double with 13 points and 10 rebounds.Florida State used a 12-0 run to take a 62-54 lead with just over eight minutes remaining.Indiana responded with a 9-0 run and reclaimed the lead at 69-68 on Chaplin's two free throws with 3:25 to go. Bravard scored the next two baskets to put the Seminoles in front to stay.