Vassell, Williams score 16 as Florida St routs Chicago St

NCAA Basketball

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP)Devin Vassell and Patrick Williams scored 16 points apiece as Florida State had its best shooting night of the year in a 113-56 win over Chicago State on Monday.

Nathanael Jack added 14 points for the Seminoles (5-1), who shot 73.3% in the first half as they took a 65-29 lead at the break.

Andrew Lewis scored 18 points for Chicago State (3-4).

Trent Forrest scored 12 points for Florida State, which finished 38 of 58 (65.5%) from the floor.

Balsa Koprivica and RaiQuan Gray each had seven rebounds for Florida State, which won the rebounding battle 43-20.

This was the first time the Seminoles scored 100 points in regulation since a 113-78 win over The Citadel on Nov. 24, 2017.

TAKEAWAYS

Chicago State: The Cougars were overwhelmed from the start despite a strong game from Lewis, who has scored in double figures in six of seven games this season.

Florida State: Twelve Seminoles scored points in one of the more dominating victories in school history. Florida State’s 57-point margin of victory was just outside the top five in school history.

UP NEXT

Chicago State: vs. Jacksonville State on Friday at Niceville, Fla.

Florida State: vs. Tennessee on Friday at Niceville, Fla.

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