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State: No. 8 Maryland women beat No. 19 Fla. St. 71-64

Three players scored in double figures Sunday to help the eighth-ranked Maryland women's basketball team hold off No. 19 Florida State, 71-64, at Comcast Center in College Park. All-American Alyssa Thomas led the way with 20 points, 15 rebounds, six assists and three steals. Tianna Hawkins, the Atlantic Coast Conference's leading scorer and rebounder, added 17 points and nine rebounds, while freshman Tierney Pfirman scored 12. Maryland (11-3, 2-1 ACC) dominated the glass 48-30 and held the Seminoles to eight offensive rebounds. Florida State's 64 points were its lowest total this season. "Just a great ACC game and battle. This is what they are all going to be...

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