Women's Basketball ACCtion: Thursday, January 26
Jan. 26, 2012
COLLEGE PARK, Md. - Monet Tellier knocked down a career-high tying 31 points, pacing three Virginia Tech women's basketball players in double figures as the Hokies upset No. 7 Maryland, 75-69 on Thursday evening at the Comcast Center.
"I could not be any prouder of these girls," said head coach Dennis Wolff. "I can't imagine a group of girls who deserve a win like this more, based on what they've been through."
Tellier connected on a career-high five three pointers and hit 10-of-11 from the free throw line for the Hokies (7-14, 3-5 ACC). In addition she pulled down five rebounds, had three assists, two steals and a block. Aerial Wilson added 15 points and picked up three steals while Porschia Hadley tallied 14 points and six boards. LaTorri Hines-Allen grabbed a team leading nine rebounds, including six key ones on the offensive glass. Alyssa Fenyn had seven points, seven rebounds, four assists and three steals.
CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) - Stefanie Yderstrom and Riquna Williams scored 14 points each to lead No. 10 Miami to a 64-39 win over Wake Forest on Thursday night.
Shenise Johnson added 10 points and 12 rebounds to help the Hurricanes (18-3, 7-1 Atlantic Coast Conference) get their 36th consecutive home win.
Secily Ray scored nine points to lead Wake Forest (12-8, 2-5).