Cold-shooting Maryland women routed by Georgia Tech, 59-30


ATLANTA -- Maryland shot 30.8 percent and was held to eight points in the second half yesterday, helping Georgia Tech to a 59-30 victory in an Atlantic Coast Conference women's game.

The Yellow Jackets (12-7, 3-7) were led by a game-high 24 points from Carla Munnion and Kathy Dortch (10 points, 14 rebounds) )) and Bryn Mawr graduate Kisha Ford (13 points, 10 rebounds).

Kelley Gibson led Maryland (8-11, 2-7) with 14 points.

Georgia Tech held the Terps without a basket in the opening 10:08 of the second half, when the Yellow Jackets built a 35-22 lead. Maryland also went scoreless for nearly seven minutes in the first half, as Tech took an 18-4 lead.

The Terps avoided a school record for fewest points (29) on Gibson's jump shot with 8.1 seconds left.

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