FSU falls at Duke 78-56

Duke won despite shooting 31 percent, but converted 17 FSU turnovers into 29 points

Author: Matt Kingston, Sports producer, mkingsto@wjxt.com
Published On: Jan 25 2014 05:42:54 PM EST
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DURHAM, N.C. -

The last time Florida State visited Cameron Indoor Stadium in 2012, they came out with a win, not so much this Saturday afternoon for the Seminoles.

Rodney Hood scored 18 points to help No. 18 Duke beat Florida State 78-56 on Saturday, giving Hall of Fame coach Mike Krzyzewski his 900th victory at the school.
   
Jabari Parker added 14 points for the Blue Devils (16-4, 5-2 Atlantic Coast Conference), who won their fourth straight game and extended the nation's longest active home winning streak to 28 games. Duke used an 11-0 run late in the first half to build a 20-point lead and never let the Seminoles get the margin back to single digits again.
   
Duke won despite shooting 31 percent, but converted 17 FSU turnovers into 29 points and dominated the offensive glass to score 29 second-chance points against the Seminoles (13-6, 4-3).

Florida State will next face North Carolina State on the road next Thursday night at 9:00.