Maryland routs Va. Tech in ACC opener

The Hokies, who started the year with just eight available scholarship players, also were without freshman forward Marshall Wood, who is out indefinitely with a broken left foot.

Tech did have some measure of success on the boards against the Terrapins, one of the nation’s top rebounding teams. Maryland only outrebounded the Hokies 41-38, with that margin coming from an 8-4 edge for the Terrapins in the first eight minutes.

Junior forward Cadarian Raines (Petersburg) led Tech with a career-high 13 rebounds.

Raines and van Zegeren combined to limit NBA prospect Alex Len to 16 points and nine rebounds.

But with a game plan geared to limiting Maryland in the paint, Tech got burned from the outside. And it led to another rout.

Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus
Get Adobe Flash player