Duke was picked to win the ACC preseason women's basketball poll by both media and coaches. The Blue Devils, who return all five starters, were 33-3 last season and have advanced to the NCAA Elite Eight the last four years.
Natasha Howard scored 19 points with 11 rebounds as every starter for No. 20 Florida State reached double figures and the Seminoles downed Atlantic Coast Conference foe Clemson 83-61 Sunday.
The Atlantic Coast Conference presidents said Thursday any speculation about additional member schools leaving the league is "totally false."
Alexa Deluzio scored 22 points and Cierra Bravard added 15 Sunday as Florida State (No. 12 ESPN/USA Today, No. 14 AP) defeated Clemson 67-50 in the regular-season finale for both teams.
Courtney Ward scored 21 points to lead Florida State to an 83-73 win over Clemson.
Jacinta Monroe had 15 points and 15 rebounds to lead No. 10 Florida State to a 67-50 victory against Clemson on Thursday night.
Jacinta Monroe scored 18 points on 7 of 8 shooting and No. 16 Florida State rebounded from its first road loss in almost two years with an 80-50 victory over Clemson on Thursday night.
Jacinta Monroe had a career-high 24 points and nine rebounds to lead Florida State to a 75-58 win over Clemson on Thursday night.
Ganiyat Adeduntan collected 21 points and 13 rebounds as No. 24 Florida State rolled to an 82-61 victory over Clemson in an Atlantic Coast Conference matchup.