Game Leaders

Points

24
Taylor HigginbothamT. Higginbotham
G - WIU
20PTS
8/16FG
1/1FT
20
Shakayla ThomasS. Thomas
F - FSU
23PTS
10/20FG
3/4FT

Rebounds

12
Morgan BlumerM. Blumer
G - WIU
6REB
5DREB
1OREB
20
Shakayla ThomasS. Thomas
F - FSU
14REB
10DREB
4OREB

Assists

2
Emily ClemensE. Clemens
G - WIU
7AST
3TO
38MIN
12
Brittany BrownB. Brown
G - FSU
6AST
5TO
34MIN

Team Stats

  • Field Goal %

    • WIU37.7
    • 50.7FSU
  • Three Point %

    • WIU45.8
    • 22.2FSU
  • Turnovers

    • WIU16
    • 19FSU
  • Rebounds

    • WIU23
    • 54FSU

Game Information

Donald L. Tucker Center
Coverage: ESPN2
  • Tallahassee, Florida 32399
Attendance: 4,147
33%
Capacity: 12,500
Referees: Ed Sidlasky, Maj Forsberg, Mark Berger
3/17/2017 Associated Press

FSU topples W. Illinois behind Thomas' 23

Shakayla Thomas scored 23 points and third-seeded Florida State beat No. 14 Western Illinois 87-66 Friday night in the first round of the NCAA Tournament.

1234T
Western Illinois1915221066
Florida State1224312087

Game Flow

WIU
FSU
0:00 - 4th Quarter

WIU

66

FSU

87

End of Game

Shot Chart

  • Morgan Blumer missed Layup.
  • Morgan Blumer missed Jumper.
  • Taylor Higginbotham made Layup.
  • Taylor Higginbotham missed Layup.
  • Taylor Higginbotham made Jumper.
  • Taylor Hanneman missed Three Point Jumper.
  • Michelle Farrow made Three Point Jumper.
  • Olivia Braun missed Jumper.
  • Morgan Blumer made Three Point Jumper. Assisted by Emily Clemens.
  • Taylor Higginbotham missed Jumper.
  • Taylor Higginbotham missed Three Point Jumper.
  • Emily Clemens made Jumper.
  • Jasmine Patrick missed Three Point Jumper.
  • Morgan Blumer missed Three Point Jumper.
  • Taylor Higginbotham missed Layup.
  • Taylor Hanneman made Three Point Jumper. Assisted by Taylor Higginbotham.
  • Taylor Hanneman missed Three Point Jumper.
  • Morgan Blumer made Three Point Jumper. Assisted by Emily Clemens.
  • Taylor Hanneman made Jumper.
  • Morgan Blumer made Three Point Jumper. Assisted by Emily Clemens.
  • Olivia Kaufmann missed Jumper.
  • Michelle Farrow made Jumper.
  • Taylor Hanneman made Three Point Jumper. Assisted by Olivia Kaufmann.
  • Taylor Hanneman missed Jumper.
  • Emily Clemens missed Jumper.
  • Morgan Blumer missed Layup.
  • Michelle Farrow missed Three Point Jumper.
  • Olivia Braun made Jumper. Assisted by Morgan Blumer.
  • Morgan Blumer missed Three Point Jumper.
  • Jasmine Patrick missed Jumper.
  • Brittany Brown missed Jumper.
  • Imani Wright made Jumper.
  • Chatrice White missed Layup.
  • Ivey Slaughter made Layup. Assisted by Chatrice White.
  • Ivey Slaughter made Layup. Assisted by Maria Conde.
  • Shakayla Thomas missed Layup.
  • Ama Degbeon missed Layup.
  • Brittany Brown made Jumper.
  • Chatrice White made Layup. Assisted by Brittany Brown.
  • Chatrice White made Layup. Assisted by Ivey Slaughter.
  • Maria Conde missed Jumper.
  • Shakayla Thomas made Layup.
  • Shakayla Thomas made Jumper. Assisted by Brittany Brown.
  • Shakayla Thomas missed Jumper.
  • Chatrice White made Layup.
  • Leticia Romero missed Three Point Jumper.
  • Chatrice White made Layup.
  • Leticia Romero missed Three Point Jumper.
  • Shakayla Thomas missed Jumper.
  • Leticia Romero made Jumper.
  • Shakayla Thomas made Layup. Assisted by Brittany Brown.
  • Imani Wright missed Jumper.
  • Chatrice White made Layup.
  • Ivey Slaughter missed Jumper.
  • Chatrice White made Layup.
  • Shakayla Thomas made Layup. Assisted by Leticia Romero.
  • Shakayla Thomas missed Layup.
  • Imani Wright made Three Point Jumper.
  • Chatrice White made Layup. Assisted by Brittany Brown.
  • Nicole Ekhomu missed Layup.
  • Shakayla Thomas missed Two Point Tip Shot.
  • Shakayla Thomas missed Layup.
  • Brittany Brown made Layup. Assisted by Chatrice White.
  • Shakayla Thomas made Jumper.
  • Shakayla Thomas missed Layup.
  • Nicole Ekhomu missed Jumper.
  • Ivey Slaughter missed Layup.
  • Nausia Woolfolk missed Jumper.

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