No. 7 Maryland cruises past Clemson

By The Sports Network
February 14, 2013 - 10:09pm

College Park, MD (Sports Network) - Tianna Hawkins recorded a double-double to
lead No. 7 Maryland to a 75-45 win over Clemson on Thursday.

Hawkins scored 30 points on 11-of-18 shooting and had 12 rebounds for the Terrapins (20-4, 11-2 ACC), who came into the game off a loss against Duke. Alyssa Thomas was the only other Maryland player to record double-digits in points with 17.

Nikki Dixon had a team-high 13 points for Clemson (6-18, 2-11 ACC), which has lost four straight and six of its past seven games.

Clemson's Quinyotta Pettaway scored the first points of the game, but it would be the only time the Tigers would have the lead.

Hawkins was eff