No. 15 Maryland women ease by Wisconsin for 6th straight win

Angel Reese had 19 points and nine rebounds, Chloe Bibby scored 16 points, and No. 15 Maryland beat Wisconsin 70-43 for its sixth straight win

ByThe Associated Press
February 09, 2022, 9:33 PM
Maryland forward Angel Reese shoots a free throw against Wisconsin during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game, Wednesday, Feb. 9, 2022, in College Park, Md. Maryland won 70-43. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)
Maryland forward Angel Reese shoots a free throw against Wisconsin during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game, Wednesday, Feb. 9, 2022, in College Park, Md. Maryland won 70-43. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)
The Associated Press

COLLEGE PARK, Md. -- Angel Reese had 19 points and nine rebounds, Chloe Bibby scored 16 points, and No. 15 Maryland beat Wisconsin 70-43 on Wednesday night for its sixth straight win.

Bibby scored eight points in the first quarter to help Maryland build a 22-8 lead after closing on an 11-0 run. Reese scored six points in Maryland's 11-0 run at the start of the second quarter for a 23-point lead. The Terps led by 20-plus points over the final 17 minutes.

Shyanne Sellers added 12 points for Maryland (18-6, 10-3 Big Ten). Diamond Miller had 11 points and seven assists, and Katie Benzan had nine points on 3-for-3 shooting from distance.

Ashley Owusu did not play for a second straight game for Maryland due to an ankle sprain. Wisconsin was without its second-leading scorer, Sydney Hilliard, as she’s taking a leave of absence for personal reasons.

Brooke Schramek led Wisconsin (6-17, 3-10) with 16 points and Katie Nelson added 11.

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