Coral Gables, FL (AP) - Riquna Williams scored a season-high
29 points to help No. 22 Miami win its first game as a ranked team
this season with a 77-48 victory over Clemson on Friday night.
The Hurricanes (17-1, 3-0 Atlantic Coast Conference) won their
16th straight game, tied with No. 3 Duke for the longest streak in
Williams, a junior guard who came with an ACC-best 19.8 scoring
average, made 11 of 15 shots, including 6 of 8 from 3-point range.
She also had five assists and six steals in only 22 minutes.
Miami scored the first eight points of the game and led the
whole way. The Hurricanes were ahead 43-14 by halftime.
Shenise Johnson added 18 points for Miami, which improved to
14-0 at home this season.
Sthefany Thomas scored 17 points on 5-of-20 shooting for Clemson
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