Women's Basketball ACCtion: Wednesday, January 27

Jan. 27, 2010

No. 20 Virginia Defeats NC State, 73-60
No. 20 Virginia defeated NC State, 73-60, Wednesday night at John Paul Jones Arena for its fourth-consecutive Atlantic Coast Conference victory. Senior guard Monica Wright (Woodbridge, Va.) led the Cavaliers with 26 points and six steals.

Virginia's record improved to 15-5 overall and 4-2 in the ACC, while NC State fell to 12-9 overall and 2-4 in the league.

For Wright, it was her fifth-consecutive game of scoring at least 20 points (13th of the season).

No. 25 Georgia Tech Downs Miami In OT, 78-73
Brigitte Ardossi had 29 points and 17 rebounds to lead No. 25 Georgia Tech to a 78-73 overtime victory over Miami on Wednesday night.

Alex Montgomery added 17 points for the Yellow Jackets (17-5, 3-3 ACC), who fell behind 13-0 to start the game. Sasha Goodlett had 14 points and 13 rebounds, and Deja Foster contributed 11 points, 11 rebounds and nine assists.

Shenise Johnson had 20 points for Miami (14-6, 2-4) and forced overtime on two free throws with 4.2 seconds left after Georgia Tech had gone up 62-56 with 2:13 remaining in regulation. Riquna Williams scored 19 for the Hurricanes.