The George Washington University: Women's Basketball

GW Women's Hoops Falls at #8 Maryland, 87-51

Chakecia Miller scored a season-high 12 points against Maryland.

 
Chakecia Miller scored a season-high 12 points against Maryland.
 

Nov. 19, 2013

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COLLEGE PARK, Md. - Playing its second top-10 opponent in four days, the George Washington women's basketball team fell at No. 8 Maryland, 87-51, on Tuesday evening at the Comcast Center.

Graduate student Megan Nipe scored 13 points to lead the Colonials for the third straight game, while junior Chakecia Miller added 12.

GW (2-1) kept it close early, but Maryland scored the final 10 points of the period and led 42-22 at the break. The Colonials made 44 percent of their shots in the second but could not overcome the Terps, who shot 47.8 percent for the game.

Preseason All-American Alyssa Thomas led the Terps with a double-double of 18 points and 14 rebounds, while Shatori Walker-Kimbrough scored 15 points on 7-of-10 shooting off the bench.

The Colonials return home on Monday to host USC Upstate. Tipoff time at the Charles E. Smith Center is set for 7 p.m.

 

 

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