Noting ACC Women's Basketball: February 9
Feb. 9, 2012
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...Kristen Doherty tallied 17 points in the loss to NC State, her seventh double-digit scoring game...Doherty tied a career high with 24 points in a 72-58 loss at Wake Forest... The Eagles dropped their ACC opener, coming up just short in a comeback attempt and falling 38-35 to Virginia Tech.
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...40 of Clemson’s 46 points were scored by freshmen in the loss to NC State...Clemson ended a 53-game losing streak against ranked teams, winning at No. 21 UNC 52-47...The Tigers fell to Virginia, 54-47, despite holding the Cavs to .286 shooting...The Tigers hit 11 3-pointers to tie a school mark in a 68-48 victory over North Carolina Central.
Duke is just the 10th team in ACC history to start 10-0 in conference play...The Blue Devils have won 28-straight conference games at home...Duke has eached 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 conference record 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 Pittsburgh...Elizabeth Williams has been named the ACC Rookie of the Week six times this season.
Natasha Howard grabbed 10 offensive rebounds in the win over Virginia Tech...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 shot 51.9 percent from the field in the loss at Duke, the highest of any opponent against the Blue Devils this season...Florida State rode a 30-4 start to a 75-40 win at Virginia Tech...The Seminoles blocked a school-record 15 shots in an 86-41 win over Alabama A&M.
Georgia Tech scored the first 11 points in overtime to beat NC State...Sasha Goodlett tallied her seventh double-double of the year in the win over Clemson... Tyaunna Marshall scored 22 points and shot 85% from the field as Tech snapped a three-game losing streak to FSU...Goodlett scored 25 points in the loss to Duke, her sixth game this season with more than 20 points...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.
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 picked up a 78-72 overtime win over No. 23 UNC...Maryland overcame a 20-point second half deficit to defeat Georgia Tech 77-74...The Terps handed Florida State its worst home loss in nearly five years, winning 91-70 to open conference play... Maryland has outrebounded its opponent in all but two games this season.
Miami held North Carolina to 37 points, the lowest scoring output in a conference game in Tar Heel history...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...Shenise Johnson scored 22 points against Boston College, her eighth 20-point performance this season...Johnson came just three assists shy of a triple double against Wake Forest...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 38 straight home games, a program record and the third-longest active streak in the nation.
Bonae Holston tied a career-high 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.
North Carolina returns to action when they host Georgia Tech on Sunday...Chay Shegog shot 82% from the field for 20 points in the win over Virginia... Tierra Ruffin-Pratt scored 19 second-half points to help beat Wake Forest, 75-71...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...The Tar Heels fell to No. 5 Maryland, 78-72, in overtime...Chay Shegog tallied 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 876.
The Cavs improved to 17-8 and 5-6 in the ACC with the win over NC State...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...Sophomore Ataira Franklin scored a career-high 29 points but the Cavs fell to North Carolina, 78-73, in double overtime...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.
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...The Hokies closed out the nonconference schedule with a 57-52 win over UMBC, led by Monet Tellier’s 18 points.
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...The Deacs connected on a season-high nine 3-pointers in a 94-65 win over Clemson...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...Junior center Sandra Garcia had 22 points to lead Wake Forest to a 68-66 win over Davidson...Mykala Walker notched new career highs with 16 points and 11 rebounds to lead Wake to a 65-53 win over SMU...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.