Photos: Inauguration Day in Washington

Rutgers Scarlet Knights

No. 3 Maryland women overcome sluggish first half to beat Iowa, 98-82

No. 3 Maryland women overcome sluggish first half to beat Iowa, 98-82

In a flash, the third-ranked Maryland women's basketball team found itself trailing on the road to an average Iowa team.

The Terps steadied themselves at halftime and blew past the Hawkeyes over the final 20 minutes.

Brionna Jones (Aberdeen) had 25 points and 10 rebounds to help Maryland beat Iowa, 98-82, on Saturday.

Shatori Walker-Kimbrough came off the bench and scored 20 of her 22 points in the second half for the conference-leading Terps (17-1, 5-0 Big Ten). They outscored Iowa 55-35 in the second half.

“I thought we regrouped at halftime [and] really buckled down defensively,” Maryland coach Brenda Frese said. “We played much better...

43°