In the second half, the Lady Terps were able to claw to within two points of the Eagles, but never closer. Lynetta Kizer led Maryland with 19 points and also had 5 rebounds, but shot just 5-19 from the field. Diandra Tchatchouang scored 14 points and Anjale Barrett chipped in 11 points for Maryland off the bench.
Boston College shot 43.5% from the field and outrebounded the Terps by a 36-30 margin. They used a balanced attack that saw five players reach double figures. Joclyn Thoman led the Eagles with 18 points. Carolyn Swords recorded a double-double, scoring 15 points and grabbing 10 rebounds. Ayla Brown also snatched 10 rebounds for Boston College.
The loss drops Maryland to ninth in the ACC. They will play the second-place and ninth-ranked Florida State Seminoles (25-4, 11-2 ACC) on Sunday at the Comcast Center in College Park, MD. The game will be the final game of the regular season for both teams before the ACC Tournament. Game time is 3 PM.