Florida State, Florida Gulf Coast should be up-tempo matchup

Florida Gulf Coast Eagles guard Kaneisha Atwater (2) drives on Oklahoma State Cowgirls guard Roddricka Patton (23) during the first half Saturday, March 21, 2015 at Florida State's Donald L. Tucker Civic Center in Tallahassee, Fla. Florida Gulf Coast faced Oklahoma State during the first round of the Women's NCAA Division I Basketball Tournament. (AP Photo/Naples Daily News, Corey Perrine)

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — When the ball goes up in the Florida State and Florida Gulf Coast matchup both teams will be off and running. Both like to play up-tempo on offense and apply plenty of defensive pressure.

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Gulf Coast advances with 75-67 win over Cowgirls

Kaneisha Atwater of Florida Gulf Coast University splits the Oklahoma State defense of Roddricka Patton, right, and Brittney Martin during the first half of a women's college basketball game in the first round of the NCAA tournament in Tallahassee, Fla., Saturday March 21, 2015.(AP Photo/Steve Cannon)

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Kaneisha Atwater scored 26 points and Whitney Knight added 19 points and 10 rebounds to help Florida Gulf Coast win its 26th straight game with a 75-67 victory over 10th-seeded Oklahoma State in first-round play of the NCAA Tournament Saturday.

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