4:18 PM ET, March 18, 2011
United Center, Chicago, Illinois
CHICAGO -- Florida State had just knocked off Texas A&M for its first NCAA tournament win in 13 years, and one thought crossed Derwin Kitchen's mind.Don't stop now."It feels pretty good, but we're not satisfied with the win," Kitchen said. "We want to try and keep playing as long as possible."
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• The Seminoles picked up their first tournament win since 1998.
• The loss snapped the Aggies' streak of five straight years with a tournament win.
• Since 1985 there have been 10 ACC teams seeded 10th or lower in the round of 64. Seven of them have won.
• Florida State advances to play Notre Dame Sunday.
-- ESPN Stats & Information
NCAA Mens Tournament
Team Stat Comparison
|FG Made-Attempted||20-43 (.465)||16-51 (.314)|
|3P Made-Attempted||4-15 (.267)||9-25 (.360)|
|FT Made-Attempted||13-20 (.650)||9-19 (.474)|
|Fouls (Tech/Flagrant)||17 (0/0)||19 (0/0)|
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