RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Eighth-ranked Florida State's home game against Syracuse headlines the week ahead in the Atlantic Coast Conference. The Seminoles are coming off a loss at No. 7 Duke and sit in third in the league standings. Syracuse is trying to help its NCAA Tournament chances. The week also includes Duke's trip to North Carolina State in Raleigh, where the Blue Devils have had trouble in recent years. On the women's side, ninth-ranked Louisville's win at fourth-ranked North Carolina State has left the teams tied atop the league with five games left in the league schedule.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Jazmine Jones scored 19 points to help ninth-ranked Louisville beat fourth-ranked North Carolina State 66-59 in a matchup of the Atlantic Coast Conference’s top two teams. Kylee Shook added 10 points, 10 rebounds and seven blocks to lead the Cardinals' strong defensive effort. Louisville shot 48%. N.C. State shot 32% and made 5 of 20 3-pointers. Top North Carolina State scorer Elissa Cunane had 10 points but made 1 of 12 shots. Kayla Jones scored 17 points to lead the Wolfpack, who began the night with a one-game lead in the ACC standings.
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