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It took one of the greatest individual performances in Atlantic Coast Conference tournament history to eliminate Wake Forest.
Erick Green scored 29 points in his final home game, lifting Virginia Tech past Clemson 69-61 on Saturday.
Pendarvis Williams scored 14 points, and Jamel Fuentes made a late free throw to lift Norfolk State over Bethune-Cookman 62-61 Saturday night in a Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference game.<
Patrick Holloway scored 15 points on a career- high five 3-pointers and Erik Copes hit a jumper with 0.5 seconds left to lead George Mason to a 60-58 victory over William and Mary on Saturday.
Tierra Ruffin-Pratt scored 17 points as No. 16 North Carolina defeated Virginia Tech 72-50 Friday night and clinched a first-round bye in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament.
R.J. Hunter scored 25 points and Devonta White added 23 points to lead Georgia State to a 78-60 win over George Mason on Saturday.
Juvonte Reddic scored 24 points and Virginia Commonwealth blitzed George Washington with an 18-6 run to close the first half, then never let the Colonials closer than 12 in a 84-57 victory Saturday night.
The number wasn't on the stat sheet, but it was on Joanne Boyle's mind.
Maryland tried to make the tough plays instead of the less complicated ones. The Terrapins kept giving the ball back to Wake Forest, and the pesky Demon Deacons kept coming back.
Stephen Lumpkins scored 24 points and grabbed nine rebounds to lead American University over Lafayette 68-64 Saturday in Patriot League play. Daniel Munoz added 12 points and John Schoof 11 for American (8-14, 3-4), which shot 52.3 percent (23 of 44) from the floor. Lumpkins was 8 of 10 from the field and combined with Munoz to make all 16 of the Eagles' free throws.