Maryland vs Virginia Tech

Maryland 60, Virginia Tech 55

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BLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) - Jake Layman scored 14 points to lift Maryland to a 60-55 victory over Virginia Tech on Thursday night.

Alex Len added 10 points for the Terrapins (17-6, 5-5 Atlantic Coast Conference), who won their second straight after losing games at Duke and at Florida State.

Len's two free throws with 58.4 seconds left gave Maryland a 56-53 lead. After Virginia Tech's Robert Brown missed a jumper in the lane, Maryland's Nick Faust hit two free throws with 28 seconds left to make it 58-53.

The Hokies (11-11, 2-7) got two free throws from Erick Green with 9.6 seconds left to cut the lead to 58-55. But Seth Allen made one of two free throws with 8.3 seconds left to seal it for Maryland.

Virginia Tech, which lost its fifth straight, got a game-high 29 points from Green, who came in leading the nation in scoring at 25.2 points per game.

The senior guard hit just 10 of 23 from the floor for the cold-shooting Hokies, who shot just 33.8 percent for the game (22 of 65). Maryland came into the game ranked fourth nationally in field-goal percentage defense at 36.3 percent.

Maryland had a balanced attack, with five players scoring more than seven points. James Padgett and Dez Wells scored eight points each and Allen had seven.

The Hokies' only other double-figures scorer was Cadarian Raines, who scored 14.

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Maryland Terrapins
D. Wells, F322-52-59518
J. Padgett, F254-80-411038
A. Len, C364-62-251010
J. Layman, G245-111-250114
N. Faust, G221-62-43424
S. Allen192-61-20237
C. Mitchell150-42-49022
L. Aronhalt142-50-00005
P. Howard101-10-01212
S. Cleare30-00-01040
Totals 21-5210-2346141760
 40.4%43.5% 
Virginia Tech Hokies
C. Raines, F317-130-050314
J. Eddie, F271-80-05042
J. Van Zegeren, F171-30-24032
E. Green, G3810-237-1031129
R. Brown, G331-90-03402
C. Barksdale262-61-25025
W. Johnston220-21-21101
M. Wood60-10-03020
Totals 22-659-163861555
 33.8%56.3% 
Big Ten
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Purdue12-423-620
Wisconsin11-522-732
Maryland10-622-728
Minnesota10-622-716
Michigan St.10-618-1142
Northwestern9-720-950
Michigan9-719-1046
Iowa8-816-1394
Illinois7-917-1257
Indiana6-1016-1389
Ohio St.6-1016-1373
Penn St.6-1014-1581
Nebraska6-1012-1687
Rutgers2-1413-16173

ACC
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
N. Carolina13-425-63
Florida St.11-523-612
Louisville11-523-64
Notre Dame11-522-722
Duke10-622-713
Va. Tech10-721-839
Miami (Fla.)10-720-935
Virginia10-720-919
Syracuse9-817-1378
Wake Forest7-916-1245
Georgia Tech7-916-1395
Pittsburgh4-1215-1463
Clemson4-1214-1461
NC State4-1315-15109
Boston College2-149-20210
 
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ILL 74
NCST 85 Final
DUKE 98
MIZZ 68 Final
TXAM 70
COLO 48 Final
ORE 47
PEP 56 Final
GONZ 82