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Ga. Tech topples No. 13 Maryland 70-64

Friday - 3/4/2011, 2:51pm  ET

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) - Alex Montgomery scored 17 points, including a key three-point play down the stretch, to help Georgia Tech rally for a 70-64 victory over No. 13 Maryland in the Atlantic Coast Conference women's basketball tournament quarterfinals.

Sasha Goodlett tied a season high with 18 points for the Yellow Jackets (23-9), who advanced to the semifinals for the second straight year.

Tyaunna Marshall scored 16 points and Metra Walthour added 14 for Georgia Tech, which used a 21-3 run to rally from an 11-point deficit early in the second half.

Kim Rodgers scored 13 points to lead the Terrapins (23-7), who had the advantage after a 22-2 spurt that spanned from late in the first half until early in the second. Alyssa Thomas added 12 points for Maryland.

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