(CBS)–Freshman Destiny Slocum scored 15 points, Shatori Walker-Kimbrough had 14 points and No. 6 Maryland breezed by UMass-Lowell 100-44 in its opener Sunday.
The Terrapins entered the season with the nation’s top recruiting class, a group that shined in its debut.
Freshman Kaila Charles started alongside Slocum and finished with 11 points in 21 minutes. Brianna Fraser had 14 points and Ieshia Small scored 12 for Maryland, which out-rebounded UMass-Lowell 52-30.
The Terrapins scored 48 points off 34 UMass-Lowell turnovers. Maryland got points from 10 players, were 23 of 38 (60.5 percent) from the field and led 57-16 at the break.
The Terrapins were just as dominant in the second half, and a jumper by Small increased the margin to 89-32 with 7:45 left in the game.
Nicole Hayner led UMass-Lowell (0-2) with 17 points.