No. 10 Maryland rolls past Clemson

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Updated: January 27, 2013

Tianna Hawkins poured in 17 points to lead
10th-ranked Maryland to an 80-40 rout of Clemson on Sunday.

Katie Rutan scored 16 points and Alyssa Thomas posted her 12th double-double
of the year with 10 points and 10 rebounds for the Terrapins (17-3, 8-1 ACC),
who have won seven straight.

Nikki Dixon scored 17 points for Clemson (5-14, 1-7) which has dropped seven
of its last eight games overall.

Maryland shot 54.8 percent (17-for-31) from the field in the first half to
take a 44-18 lead into the break.

The Terps didn’t back off in the second half, outscoring the Tigers, 36-22,
over the final 20 minutes to cruise to their 12th straight win over Clemson.