Hawkins helps Terps trounce Tar Heels

By The Sports Network
January 24, 2013 - 11:03pm

College Park, MD (Sports Network) - Tianna Hawkins scored 25 points and grabbed eight rebounds on Thursday, as the No. 10 Maryland Terrapins dominated 11th-ranked North Carolina, 85-59, at Comcast Center.

Chloe Pavlech poured in 18 points, while Alyssa Thomas tallied 17 points, 10 boards and eight assists for the Terrapins (16-3, 7-1 ACC), who have won six straight since a Jan. 3 setback at North Carolina.

Krista Gross and Tierra Ruffin-Pratt registered 15 points apiece to lead the Tar Heels (18-2, 6-1), who had won 11 straight since suffering their lone loss of the season at then-No. 16 Tennessee on De