by Mike Potter
UNC gets another tough road challenge in women’s basketball tonight, when the No. 15 Tar Heels travel to their only regular-season meeting with No. 19 Florida State.
UNC leads the series 27-9 including a 12-4 mark in Tallahassee, but the Seminoles have beaten the Tar Heels twice straight.
UNC Is expected to play for the third straight game without senior forward Jessica Breland, who underwent arthroscopic knee surgery and should return for Monday night’s home game with Duke.
No. 15 UNC vs. No. 19 Florida State
[Wednesday, 7 p.m., Tucker Center]
Audio: WCHL 1360.
Records: UNC 19-3, 5-2 ACC; FSU 18-4, 6-1.
Coaches’ records — UNC: Sylvia Hatchell 850-297, 572-217 at UNC; FSU: Sue Semrau 251-170 at FSU.
Leading scorers — UNC: Italee Lucas 17.7; FSU: Cierra Bravard 13.9.
Leading rebounders — UNC: Laura Broomfield 8.0; FSU: Cierra Bravard 7.4
Assist leaders — UNC: Cetera DeGraffenreid 5.7; FSU: Christian Hunnicutt 3.7