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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Scoreboard
Maryland (17-6) «243660
Virginia Tech (11-11)272855

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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
Purdue14-427-819
Wisconsin12-627-1036
Maryland12-624-934
Minnesota11-724-1020
Michigan10-826-1225
Northwestern10-824-1251
Michigan St.10-820-1550
Iowa10-819-1581
Illinois8-1020-1564
Indiana7-1018-1679
Ohio St.7-1117-1590
Penn St.6-1215-18101
Nebraska6-1212-19108
Rutgers3-1515-18172

ACC
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
N. Carolina14-433-75
Florida St.12-626-914
Louisville12-625-97
Notre Dame12-626-1023
Duke11-728-96
Virginia11-723-1118
Va. Tech10-822-1148
Miami (Fla.)10-821-1242
Syracuse10-819-1584
Wake Forest9-919-1439
Georgia Tech8-1021-16106
Clemson6-1217-1668
Pittsburgh4-1416-1774
NC State4-1415-17141
Boston College2-169-23219
 
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IND 72 Final
ILL 74
NCST 85 Final
DUKE 98
MIZZ 68 Final
TXAM 70
COLO 48 Final
ORE 47
PEP 56 Final
GONZ 82