Loyola Marymount vs Florida State

Florida St. 77, Loyola Marymount 61

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TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Bernard James scored 17 points and grabbed 12 rebounds Sunday to lead Florida State to a 77-61 victory over Loyola Marymount.

The 6-foot-10 James recorded his fifth double-double of the season and would've had an even bigger day except for a woeful 3-for-12 showing at the free throw line. Michael Snaer chipped in with 12 points and Xavier Gibson 10.

The Seminoles shot just 48.1 percent at the free throw line, but otherwise dominated the game from the start, outscoring their visitors from California 38-12 in the paint.

Anthony Ireland led the Lions with 19 points. C.J. Blackwell added 14 points and Laron Armstead 11.

Florida State (8-3) finished the first half on a 22-8 run lead to lead 38-23 at halftime. The Seminoles led by as many as 25 points at 77-52 with 4:18 left in the game.

James hit 6 of 9 field goals, including a flying dunk on a putback that gave the Seminoles their first 20-point lead at 45-25.

Florida State dominated in every phase Sunday. The Seminoles shot 43.3 percent to the Lions' 35.7 percent and dominated on the boards with a 49-32 advantage as sophomore Okaro White chipped in with a career best 11 rebounds. Florida State had 21 offensive rebounds compared to eight for the Lions.

The Seminoles have been troubled with excessive turnovers in recent games and had 16 on Sunday, but only six by halftime as they built an early, comfortable lead.

Loyola Marymount's only lead was at 5-3 less than two minutes into the game on Ayodeji Egbeyemi's 3-point basket.

Florida State is 7-0 at home this season and has won nine straight on its own court dating back to last season.

Loyola Marymount (6-5) visits Morgan State on Wednesday while the Seminoles meet 13th-ranked Florida on Thursday.

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Loyola Marymount Lions
L. Armstead, F224-92-222311
G. Okonji, F120-00-00040
Q. Lawson, F70-00-02010
A. Egbeyemi, G292-53-45109
J. DuBois, G271-100-02022
A. Ireland357-152-244219
C. Blackwell264-103-470114
A. Osborne142-30-03044
B. English130-11-20131
E. Garibay100-20-01110
T. Diederichs50-11-20001
Totals 20-5612-163292161
 35.7%75% 
Florida State Seminoles
O. White, F293-71-211127
B. James, F267-93-12120217
X. Gibson, C194-72-570410
M. Snaer, G274-122-241112
L. Loucks, G221-81-21814
D. Dulkys252-70-04224
T. Whisnant II203-70-02118
J. Peterson183-60-02217
J. Kreft142-44-42018
Totals 29-6713-2749151577
 43.3%48.1% 
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Gonzaga17-136-18
St. Marys16-229-517
BYU12-622-1265
San Fran.10-820-1394
Santa Clara10-817-16125
LMU8-1015-15153
San Diego6-1213-18204
Pepperdine5-139-22246
Pacific4-1411-22223
Portland2-1611-22237

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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
N. Carolina14-431-75
Florida St.12-626-914
Louisville12-625-97
Notre Dame12-626-1023
Duke11-728-96
Virginia11-723-1118
Va. Tech10-822-1148
Miami (Fla.)10-821-1242
Syracuse10-819-1584
Wake Forest9-919-1439
Georgia Tech8-1020-15106
Clemson6-1217-1668
Pittsburgh4-1416-1774
NC State4-1415-17141
Boston College2-169-23219
 
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