Maryland vs Virginia Recap - Virginia Wins 61-53
|Maryland vs Virginia Recap - Virginia Wins 61-53|
Virginia got 19 points from Joe Harris en route to a 61-53 victory over Maryland on Monday at John Paul Jones Arena.
Virginia won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 11-point spread.
Virginia got 14 points from Malcolm Brogdon and another 13 points from Akil Mitchell. Joe Harris contributed 4 assists, while Akil Mitchell cleaned the glass with 6 rebounds.
Maryland got a 15-point performance from Seth Allen, who was supported by 12 points from Dez Wells. Dez Wells had 4 assists in a losing cause for Maryland, while Charles Mitchell grabbed 5 rebounds.
Virginia hit the break trailing 26-25 before taking care of business in the second half.
Maryland won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 31-28.