Women's Basketball ACCtion: Wednesday, November 16

Nov. 16, 2011

Guards Lead #9 Terps Past Towson, 82-46

COLLEGE PARK, Md. - Freshman Brene Moseley scored 26 points, Laurin Mincy had 15 and No. 9 Maryland dominated in-state foe Towson on both ends of the court in an 82-46 victory Wednesday night.

The Terrapins (3-0) shot 58 percent from the field, limited the Tigers to 27 percent shooting and finished with a 48-30 rebounding advantage. Maryland used a 16-point run to take a 39-15 lead with five minutes left in the first half and coasted to the finish.

No. 19 Tar Heels Rout UNC-Greensboro, 91-35

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) - North Carolina continued its dominance against its early-season schedule Wednesday night, and once again there was plenty of credit to go around.

Freshman guard Brittany Rountree had 14 points while Laura Broomfield added her third double-double in as many games with 11 points and 14 rebounds, leading the No. 19 Tar Heels to a 91-35 romp over UNC Greensboro.

Wolfpack Women Clip Seahawks 83-64

RALEIGH, N.C. - NC State overcame a turnover plagued first half to outscore UNC Wilmington by 19 points in the second half of an 83-64 victory on Wednesday night at Reynolds Coliseum.

The Wolfpack moves to 2-0 on the year with the victory, while UNCW falls to 0-3.

Virginia Stifles High Point, Earns 67-41 Victory

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. - The Virginia women's basketball team won its third-consecutive game, 67-41, over High Point on Wednesday (Nov. 16) at John Paul Jones Arena. Senior guard Ariana Moorer (Woodbridge, Va.) was the game's high-scorer as she finished with 14 points and six rebounds.

Sophomore forward Jazmin Pitts (Mosely, Va.) scored in double figures for the third-straight game, chipping in 13 points and grabbing four boards.

Women's Basketball Loses At No. 15 Rutgers, 74-58

PISCATAWAY, N.J. (AP) - Katie Zenevitch finished with a career-high 15 points, while Tessa Holt added 12 for Boston College, which lost to No. 15 Rutgers 74-58 on Wednesday night.

Khadijah Rushdan and Monique Oliver each scored 15 points to help No. 15 Rutgers beat Boston College.

Hokies Force Overtime, but Fall to 49ers

BLACKSBURG, Va. - Alyssa Fenyn's baseline jumper just before the buzzer sounded at the end of the second half was good and tied the non-conference game with Charlotte at 59 and forced overtime. However, the 49ers outscored Virginia Tech 12-6 in the extra session to post a 71-65 victory Wednesday night at Cassell Coliseum.

The win improved the 49ers to 3-0, while the Hokies dropped to 1-1.