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Virginia Tech 43

(5-1, 1-1 away)

(17) Vanderbilt 72

(6-1, 4-0 home)

    5:00 PM ET, November 29, 2008

    1 2 T
    VT 19 2443
    #17VAN 38 3472

    Top Performers

    Virginia Tech: L. Biggs 8 Pts, 5 Reb, 3 Ast

    Vanderbilt: C. Wirth 22 Pts, 5 Reb, 2 Ast, 3 Stl

    Commodores win 18th straight home holiday tournament in dominant fashion

    Associated Press

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Christina Wirth scored a game-high 22 points to help No. 17 Vanderbilt defeat Virginia Tech 72-43 on Saturday night.

    Merideth Marsh added 12 points for the Commodores (6-1), who used a 30-11 run to take a 38-19 first-half lead. Vanderbilt pushed it to 60-25 after a 22-6 run to start the second half.

    Vanderbilt benefited from 20 turnovers and limited the Hokies to 30.6 percent shooting from the field, and has now won 18 straight home holiday tournaments.

    Lindsay Biggs, Utahya Drye and Brittany Lewis led the Hokies (5-1) with eight points apiece. Drye had a game-high seven rebounds.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    VT
    VAN
    Points 43 72
    FG Made-Attempted 15-49 (.306) 28-51 (.549)
    3P Made-Attempted 4-13 (.308) 5-13 (.385)
    FT Made-Attempted 9-19 (.474) 11-16 (.688)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 18 (0/0) 19 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 3 35

    Game Leaders

     
    VT
    VAN
    PointsL. Biggs 8C. Wirth 22
    ReboundsU. Drye 7C. Wirth 5
    AssistsL. Biggs 3J. Mooney 4
    StealsL. Haskins 1C. Wirth 3

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