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Maryland rolls into round two

Mar 21, 2011 - 12:02 AM College Park, MD (Sports Network) - Alyssa Thomas tallied 16 points to power the Maryland Terrapins to a 70-48 romp over the St. Francis (PA) Red Flash in first-round action fo the NCAA Tournament.

Diandra Tchatchouang and Anjale Barrett pitched in 11 points apiece for fourth-seeded Maryland (24-7), which advances to the second round to clash with fifth-seded Georgetown.

Nickia Gibbs and Brittany Lilley both registered 10 points in the setback for St. Francis (PA), which ends its season with a 22-12 overall record.

Maryland opened the game with a 13-0 run and led 40-17 at intermission.

The Terps, who were never threatened in the second half, forced 24 turnovers and held St. Francis to 31 percent shooting from the field.

A 49-32 rebounding advantage also contributed to the win.

  • ST. FRANCIS (PA.): 48
    MARYLAND: 70

    Mar 20 2:17 PM

  • ST. FRANCIS (PA.): 17
    MARYLAND: 40

    Mar 20 1:08 PM

  • ST. FRANCIS (PA.): 0
    1st Half - 20:00

    Mar 20 12:21 PM