9:00 PM ET, March 3, 2010
Comcast Center, College Park, MD
COLLEGE PARK, Md. -- On one glorious night, Maryland bid farewell to its three standout seniors, avenged a bitter loss to Duke and moved into a tie with the Blue Devils atop the Atlantic Coast Conference.Greivis Vasquez scored 20 points, including a clutch basket with 37 seconds left, and 22nd-ranked Maryland beat No. 4 Duke 79-72 Wednesday for its sixth straight win.
• Maryland has won six straight games and earned its first win over Duke since 2007.
• The Terps have won eight straight at home against conference opponents and six of nine at home vs. ranked opponents.
• Four starters scored in double-figures for Maryland including a game-high 20 points from Greivis Vasquez. Vasquez is averaging 25.0 PPG during Maryland's winning streak.
• The loss snaps a five-game conference road win streak and six-game win streak vs. Maryland for Duke.
-- ESPN Stats & Information
Team Stat Comparison
|FG Made-Attempted||26-66 (.394)||28-56 (.500)|
|3P Made-Attempted||10-27 (.370)||6-13 (.462)|
|FT Made-Attempted||10-16 (.625)||17-19 (.895)|
|Fouls (Tech/Flagrant)||20 (0/0)||17 (0/0)|