65-51 Upset by FSU Snaps Florida's Streak

No. 6 Louisville and No. 14 Gonzaga also toppled unexpectedly
By Katherine Thompson,  Newser Staff
Posted Nov 24, 2007 5:24 AM CST
Texas Tech's Martin Zeno, left, grabs the rebound against Gonzaga's Davis Pendergraft during a Great Alaska Shootout game Friday Nov. 23, 2007 in Anchorage, Alaska. (AP Photo/Al Grillo)   (Associated Press)
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(Newser) – The Florida State Seminoles easily subdued the young but powerful Florida Gators, breaking the No. 25 team's 15-game win streak with a 65-51 beating.  The more experienced Seminoles raced to an early lead to score 36 points in the paint and 15 on fast breaks, the AP reports. Other upsets of Top-25 teams last night included:

  • No. 6 Louisville fell just short of Brigham Young, 78-76, in the Cougars' biggest upset since 1965. BYU now faces UNC in the finals of the Las Vegas Invitational.
  • Alan Voskuil's 28 points and five steals sparked Texas Tech's 73-63 win over No. 14 Gonzaga in the semifinals of the Great Alaska Shootout