Women's Basketball ACCtion: Wednesday, December 12

Dec. 12, 2012

No. 19 Tar Heels Stifle NCCU, 49-21

CHAPEL HILL (AP) - Tierra Ruffin-Pratt scored 14 points while Brittany Rountree had 11 to help No. 19 North Carolina beat North Carolina Central 49-21 on Wednesday. The 70 combined points were the fewest in program history.

Danielle Butts added 10 points and eight rebounds for the Tar Heels (9-1), who have won two straight since a lopsided loss at Tennessee.

Virginia Tech Beaten by Nationally-Ranked Penn State, 60-41

BLACKSBURG, Va. - Junior Monet Tellier scored a game-high 18 points for Virginia Tech, however visiting Penn State had four players reach double figures en route to a 60-41 victory over the Hokies in non-conference action at Cassell Coliseum Wednesday night.

The Lady Lions, ranked 11th in the nation by the AP and 10th in the Coaches' poll, improved to 8-2 with the win, while Tech dropped to 4-4 and saw its four-game home winning streak come to an end.