10:36 PM ET, March 19, 2010
Williams' double-double carries Terps by Cougars, into second round
SPOKANE, Wash. -- Jordan Williams picked a good time to break out of his recent slump.The freshman forward set career highs with 21 points and 17 rebounds, and Maryland beat Houston 89-77 in the first round of the NCAA tournament's Midwest Regional on Friday night.
• Freshman forward Jordan Williams posted a career-high 21 points and 17 rebounds in the win.
• Houston's Aubrey Coleman, the nation's leading scorer, had 26 points but made only one 3-pointer, the first time he made less than two 3s this season.
• Maryland boasted a plus-20 margin on the boards, including plus-8 on the offensive glass.
-- ESPN Stats & Information
NCAA Mens Tournament
SPOKANE - MARCH 19: Greivis Vasquez #21 of the Maryland Terrapins blocks the shot of Aubrey Coleman #12 of the...(Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)
Team Stat Comparison
|FG Made-Attempted||25-60 (.417)||32-68 (.471)|
|3P Made-Attempted||7-20 (.350)||4-17 (.235)|
|FT Made-Attempted||20-32 (.625)||21-25 (.840)|
|Fouls (Tech/Flagrant)||19 (0/0)||20 (0/0)|
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