TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Shakayla Thomas had 28 points and eight rebounds, Chatrice White and Ama Degbeon each had a double-double, and No. 13 Florida State breezed by Sacred Heart 101-52 on Friday.
Thomas’ 18th career 20-point game helped Florida State to its first 5-0 start since the 2012-13 season.
White finished with 15 points and 16 rebounds, and Degbeon had 11 points and 13 boards. Imani Wright added 20 points for Florida State, which had 24 assists on 38 field goals and outrebounded Sacred Heart 56-35. AJ Alix was three assists shy of the program’s single-game record of 15.
Florida State scored its most first-quarter points of the season with 29 and had 60-plus in a half for the second time this season in taking a 31-point lead.
Erin Storck led Sacred Heart (2-3) with 16 points and four 3-pointers. Adrianne Hagood added 12 points for the Pioneers, who were 15-of-56 shooting.