No. 15 Terps women set program record for assists, rout short-handed Loyola Md., 114-45

Associated Press

Blair Watson made six 3-pointers and scored a career-high 24 points, Brianna Fraser added 20 points and the No. 15 Maryland women’s basketball team beat visiting Loyola Maryland, 114-45, on Monday night.

The Terps set a single-game program record with 37 assists — on 46 field goals. Channise Lewis led with 11 assists, and Watson had five of her six in the first half.

Kaila Charles added 18 points and four assists for Maryland (10-2), which shot 61 percent and made 10 3-pointers. Stephanie Jones (Aberdeen) had 16 points and seven rebounds, while Ieshia Small added 13 points, seven rebounds and five assists.

Charles scored eight points during a 13-0 second-quarter run for a 44-15 lead. It was 54-20 at halftime behind Watson's 15 points and Charles' 12.

Izzy Therien led the Greyhounds (2-8) with 13 points. Loyola shot 29.5 percent from the field, including 4-for-24 from 3-point range. Bri Betz-White, a preseason All-Patriot League selection, missed her second straight game with an injury.

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