ATLANTA — Kiah Gillespie experienced 12 factors and 13 rebounds and No. 22 Florida Point out utilized a balanced assault to pull absent from Ga Tech for a 64-55 victory to shut the normal period on Sunday.
Nausia Woolfolk was the top scorer with 16 factors for the Seminoles (22-7, 10-6 Atlantic Coast Meeting), who outscored the Yellow Jackets (17-12, 7-9) 17-4 in the fourth quarter. Morgan Jones also experienced 12 factors, Valencia Myers experienced 11 and Nicki Ekhomu 10.
Inspite of the turmoil of the earlier few times when head coach MaChelle Joseph was put on depart with no explanation and two starters did not go with the workforce for Thursday’s 69-56 reduction at No. 15 Miami, the shorter-handed Yellow Jackets led in the course of the second and 3rd quarters and took a 51-47 lead into the fourth quarter prior to running out of gasoline.
Florida Point out scored the first 13 factors of the fourth quarter as Ga Tech missed its first seven pictures and experienced 8 turnovers prior to Jasmine Carson’s layup with 1:27 remaining manufactured it 60-53. The Seminoles pulled absent irrespective of lacking all their three 3-pointers and likely 6 of 14 from the industry and 5 of 11 from the foul line in the final 10 minutes. The Yellow Jackets ended up 2 of 12, lacking all three of their 3-pointers and all four totally free throws.
Carson led Tech with 14 factors, Elizabeth Balogun experienced 13, Lorela Cubaj 11 and Elizabeth Dixon 10. Kierra Fletcher and Francesca Pan missed their second straight activity, alongside with Joseph. Assistant Mike Simon was the lead coach yet again.