Towson, MD (Sports Network) - Alyssa Thomas tallied a double-double with 23
points and 13 rebounds to lead the No.10 Maryland Terrapins to 88-43 blowout
victory over the Towson Tigers on Tuesday.
Katie Rutan followed with 16 points on 5-of-11 shooting while Tianna Hawkins
finished with 14 points to go with seven rebounds for Maryland (7-2), which
won its third contest in a row.
Alicia DeVaughn totaled 12 points and six boards in the win.
Ciara Webb scored 12 points and was the only one in double-figures for the
Tigers (4-4), who shot just 29.1 percent from the field in losing their third
Thomas got going early, connecting on her first three shots to put Maryland
ahead 13-4 less than four minutes in. Tanisha McTiller knocked down a jumper
for Towson to pull them within four at 15-11, but the Terps followed with an
18-2 run to build a 20-point lead and break the game open.
Maryland took a 43-21 advantage into halftime and extended its lead to 43
points midway through the second half on a layup by DeVaughn.
The Terrapins went up by as many as 49 points at 82-33 with 4:04 to play
before the final buzzer.
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