Dec. 8, 2011
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#5 Maryland vs. Delaware State
Thursday, Dec. 8, 2011
College Park, Md. (Comcast Center)
FINAL SCORE: No. 5 Maryland 108, Delaware State 33
Team Records and Series Notes
Maryland improves to 3-0 against Delaware State all-time and 2-0 at home.
Maryland's 75-point margin of victory is the largest in school history beating the previous best of 71 against Maryland-Eastern Shore (102-31, 12/28/93) and Frostburg State (102-31, 1/31/75).
Maryland is now 10-0 for the first time since the 2007-08 season.
The Terps improved their non-conference record at Comcast Center to 87-5.
Up Next: at George Mason, Sunday, Dec. 11 at 2 p.m.
Team Game Notes
Starting line-up: Anjale Barrett, Alicia DeVaughn, Tianna Hawkins, Laurin Mincy, Alyssa Thomas
Tonight's starting line-up has started all 10 games this season.
The Terps shot 66.2 percent from the field. It is the second highest single-game Division I total this season.
Maryland's 43 field goals is a season high.
With two 3-point field goals, Maryland extended its streak of consecutive games with a 3-pointer to 234.
The Terps outrebounded the Hornets 47-21. Maryland has won the battle of the boards in all 10 games this season, and dating back to last year has outrebounded its opponents in 39 of the last 43 games.
Maryland had eight players score in double digits which is the most this season.
The Terrapins' 57 first-half points are the most since the Terps scored 59 points at Miami on Jan. 10, 2007.
Maryland outscored Delaware State 26-4 over the final 8:33 of the first half.
Maryland's defense forced Delaware State into four shot-clock violations in the first half.
Individual Game Notes
Sequoia Austin scored a career-high 12 points all coming in the second half.
Essence Townsend beat her career high by four points with 10.
Laurin Mincy scored in double figures for the sixth straight game with 15 points.
With 10 points tonight, Alyssa Thomas has scored in doubles figures in nine games this season and 37 of 41 career games.
Anjale Barrett tied a season high with 13 points.