TAMPA, Fla. — Ron Anderson scored 14 points and helped South Florida come from behind and beat No. 24 Seton Hall 56-55 on Friday night.
Anderson had six points in a game-ending 14-3 run, Jawanza Poland made a long 3-pointer to tie it at 53 and Toaryln Fitzpatrick’s three-point play put the Bulls (10-8, 3-2 Big East) ahead for good with just under a minute to go.
Seton Hall, ranked for the first time in 11 years, trimmed its deficit to one on its only field goal in the final six minutes. Jordan Theodore led the Pirates (15-3, 4-2) with 16 points but missed the front end of a 1-and-1 opportunity with a chance to put his team ahead with 3.8 seconds remaining.
NO. 7 DUKE 73, FLORIDA STATE 66
In Durham, N.C., Tricia Liston scored 20 points and No. 7 Duke held off Florida State.
Elizabeth Williams added 18 points with eight rebounds and Chelsea Gray scored 11 points for the Blue Devils (13-2, 4-0 ACC), who won their 33rd consecutive game at Cameron Indoor Stadium.
Natasha Howard led Florida State (10-8, 2-2) with 17 points while Cierra Bravard added 16.