Noting ACC Women's Basketball: February 22

Feb. 22, 2012

Boston College

Kristen Doherty scored 17 points and hit the goahead bucket with under a minute left to help beat Clemson...Katie Zenevitch scored 17 points and Kerri Shields hit five 3-pointers as the Eagles beat Virginia Tech for their first conference win of the season...Kristen Doherty scored 17 points as the Eagles fell just short of pulling the upset, losing to Duke 71-62...Katie Zenevitch tallied a double-double with 20 points and 10 rebounds against Wake Forest... Tessah Holt hit a season-high three 3-pointers against Miami...Shayra Brown tallied a career-high 25 points against Virginia...Kristen Doherty compiled 17 points and a season-high nine boards against Florida State...Kerri Shields hit four 3-pointers in the loss to Georgia Tech, her fourth game this season with at least four from beyond the arc.

Clemson

Freshmen Nikki Dixon has reached double-figures in scoring in 17 games this season...57 of 61 points were scored by freshmen or sophomores against Maryland...The Tigers overcame a 15-point deficit to down Virginia Tech in overtime...Four players from the state of Georgia combined to score 41 of Clemson’s 54 points against Georgia Tech...Quinyotta Pettaway tallied her third double-double of the season with 12 points and 10 rebounds against Duke... Freshman Kelly Gramlich tallied her first double double with 13 points and 10 rebounds against Wake Forest...Clemson ended a 53-game losing streak against ranked teams, winning at No. 21 UNC 52-47...The Tigers hit 11 3-pointers to tie a school mark in a 68-48 victory over North Carolina Central.

Duke

Duke hosts No. 5 Miami in a top-ten matchup on Friday... Duke was just the ninth team in ACC history to start 13-0 in conference play...The Blue Devils have won 29-straight conference games at home...Duke has reached 10 league wins for 15-straight years... Duke’s victory over Maryland was the school’s 300th all-time ACC win...The win over Virginia Tech was the 50th career victory for Coach McCallie in just 61 games, the second fastest in conference history to that mark...Elizabeth Williams blocked a conferencerecord 12 shots against Wake Forest...Chelsea Gray tallied the fourth triple-double in Duke history with 14 points, a school-record 13 assists, and 11 rebounds against Pitt...Williams has been named the ACC Rookie of the Week eight times this season.

Florida State

Natasha Howard posted 19 points and 13 boards against Miami...The Seminoles cut a 14-point second-half deficit to two, but fell just short to North\ Carolina...Alexa Deluzio scored 18 points against Duke, making her the 27th player in school history to reach 1,000 points...Cierra Bravard connected on 15 consecutive field goals over the course of four games before missing a shot against Virginia...Leo Rodriguez hit a 3 pointer - the team’s first of the game - with 1.1 seconds left to beat NC State... Alexa Deluzio led the Seminoles to a win at Boston College with a career-high, 28-point performance... Natasha Howard posted 22 points and a career-high 17 boards in the last-minute loss to No. 11 Miami... The Seminoles blocked a school-record 15 shots in an 86-41 win over Alabama A&M.

Georgia Tech

The Jackets have won a program-record 10 conference games and have 20 wins for the sixth straight year...Dawnn Maye tallied a career-high 23 points in the win over Wake Forest...The Jackets won at No. 22 North Carolina, 56-54, their first win over a ranked opponent this season...Georgia Tech scored the first 11 points in overtime to beat NC State... Tyaunna Marshall scored 22 points and shot 85% from the field as Tech snapped a three-game losing streak to FSU...Tyaunna Marshall had her second double-double of the season with 20 points and 12 rebounds in the win over Wake Forest...The Jackets came up just short at No. 5 Maryland, falling 77-74... Dawnn Maye tallied 14 points and 10 assists against Old Dominion, becoming the first Yellow Jacket to record a points/assist double-double since 2003.

Maryland

The Terps snapped Duke’s 19-game conference winning sterak...Tianna Hawkins scored a careerhigh 26 points against Virginia...Hawkins scored 18 points and grabbed 10 boards in the last-minute loss to Miami...Six Maryland players scored in double figures in the win over Clemson...The Terps stopped Georgia Tech’s four-game winning streak, winning 64-56 behind 23 points from Alyssa Thomas... Maryland’s 42-point win over Boston College was the largest margin of victory for the Terps in a conference game since 2008...Thomas tied a career-high with 26 points in the loss at No. 5 Duke...Tianna Hawkins grabbed a Maryland-record 24 rebounds against Wake Forest, only two shy of the all-time ACC single-game mark...Maryland overcame a 20-point second-half deficit to defeat Georgia Tech 77-74.

Miami

The win over Florida State was the 200th career victory for coach Katie Meier...Shawnice Wilson set new career-bests with 17 points and 17 rebounds in the win over NC State... Stefanie Yderstrom scored a career-high 26 points to help the Canes win at No. 8 Maryland, 76-74...Riquna Williams and Shenise Johnson have both surpassed the 2,000 point mark this season, only the fourth and the fifth players in school history to do so...Miami’s win over FSU was the first win at Tallahassee for the Hurricanes since 1987...Miami’s win over No. 5 Maryland, 75-63, was the first win over a top-five team in program history...Miami overcame a 16-point second-half deficit to beat No. 11 Rutgers, 92-81, in double overtime behind Riquna Williams’ career-high 36 points...The Hurricanes have won 39 straight home games, a program record and the second-longest active streak in the nation.

North Carolina

Tierra Ruffin-Pratt had a career-high 23 points and 11 rebounds in the win over NC State...Four Tar Heels reached double figures in scoring in the win over Florida State...Laura Broomfield tallied 15 points and 11 rebounds against Georgia Tech... Chay Shegog shot 82% from the field for 20 points in the win over Virginia...North Carolina held NC State to a season-low 27.8 percent shooting for the Wolfpack...Sylvia Hatchell became just the third coach in ACC history to achieve 600 wins with the same program...Chay Shegog talled 23 points and 11 rebounds as North Carolina defeated Virginia 78- 73 in double overtime...North Carolina overcame an eight-point deficit with five minutes left to defeat No. 10 Miami...Head coach Sylvia Hatchell ranks third in wins among active Division I coaches with 878.

NC State

13 different NC State players registered a point in the win over Longwood...Bonae Holston tied a careerhigh with 16 rebounds in the loss to Virginia...NC State scored eight straight points to end regulation and send the game to overtime against Georgia Tech...Kody Burke’s 20 points helped the Wolfpack stay a perfect 13-0 all-time against Virginia Tech... NC State overcame a 13-point second-half deficit before falling on a last-second shot to FSU...Marissa Kastanek tallied her fourth 20-point effort of the season and 11th of her career against UNC...Emili Tasler scored a career-high 16 points to lead NC State to a win over Clemson...Bonae Holston and Kody Burke combined for 43 points and 18 rebounds in the 75- 66 win at Wake Forest...Marissa Kastanek scored her 1,000th career point in the win over Boston College.

Virginia

Ariana Moorer connected on a program-best 13-of- 13 free throws in the win over Virginia Tech...Chelsea Shine scored 20 points and Kelsey Wolfe tallied a career-high 12 points in the win over Clemson.. Ariana Moorer grabbed her 500th-career rebound against North Carolina...Virginia had a shot to tie the game at No. 11 Miami, but came up just short, losing 56-53...Ariana Moorer tallied her 1000th career point to help the Cavs defeat rival Virginia Tech... Simone Egwu tallied her second double-double of the season as the Cavaliers won, 54-47, at Clemson... The Cavaliers tied a school record with 26 steals in an 84-41 win over Wagner...Chelsea Shine recorded her 500th career rebound in the win over Liberty... The win over Tennessee was the first for the Cavaliers over a top-three opponent since 2000.

Virginia Tech

Aerial Wilson scored 19 points against Duke...Three Hokies scored at least 16 points against Florida State...LaTorri Hines-Allen pulled down a career high 16 rebounds against Clemson...Monet Tellier was named the ACC Player of the Week on Jan. 30... Tellier’s 31 points led Tech to a 75-69 win over No. 7 Maryland, the first road win over a top-10 team for the Hokies since 1998...Tellier and Aerial Wilson combined for 33 points in the loss at No. 10 Miami... The Hokies held Duke to 42% shooting, the fourth lowest mark for the Blue Devils this season....Alyssa Fenyn knocked down a late three pointer to give the Hokies a 38-35 win over Boston College...Virginia Tech defeated Clemson on the road, 55-33, in the ACC debut for coach Dennis Wolff.

Wake Forest

The Demon Deacons connected on a season-high 10 3-pointers in the win over Clemson...Wake Forest won for the third time ever in Raleigh against NC State behind Chelsea Douglas’s career-high 21 points...The Deacons closed on an 11-2 run to beat Florida State, 65-55...Four Wake Forest players reached double-figures in scoring in the 73-60 win over Boston College...Lakevia Boykin scored 21 points as the Demon Deacons fell just short of No. 25 North Carolina, 75-71...Six Wake Forest players scored at least eight points as the Demon Deacons picked up their first conference win of the season over Boston College...Wake Forest opened on a 20-0 run and defeated Minnesota 82-65, marking the 110th win for head coach Mike Peterson, making him the winningest coach in school history.