Maryland takes care of UNC in Top-10 battle

By The Sports Network
January 5, 2014 - 5:06pm

Chapel Hill, NC ( - Alyssa Thomas recorded a double-double
with 21 points and 14 rebounds as the No. 8 Maryland Terrapins opened up ACC
play with a 79-70 road win over tenth-ranked North Carolina.

Shatori Walker-Kimbrough added 16 points off the bench for Maryland (13-1, 1-0 ACC), while Katie Rutan and Lexie Brown chipped in with 14 and 12 points, respectively, in the win.

Maryland's lone loss this season came at the hands of No. 1 UConn on November 15.

UNC (12-3, 0-1) was paced by Stephanie Mavunga's 15 points. Latifah Coleman tallied 13 points off the bench and Diamond DeShields finished with 1