No. 10 Miami women cruise past Va Tech 79-48

Stefanie Yderstrom scored 22 points to lead No. 10 Miami to a 79-48 win over Virginia Tech on Monday night.

The Hurricanes (17-1, 6-1 ACC) were never threatened after opening the game on a 15-1 run in the first 4:10. Shenise Johnson led Miami's early scoring surge with nine points.

Later in the first half, Miami scored 11 unanswered points during a 3:15 span and increased its lead to 38-11. Maria Brown's basket with 4:51 remaining ended the spurt.

Johnson finished with 18 points and Shawnice Wilson scored 12 points for Miami, which won its 35th consecutive home game.

Monet Tellier scored 18 points to lead the Hokies (6-14, 2-5).

Virginia Tech lost its fifth straight and third consecutive game against a Top 25 team after losses against No. 5 Duke and No. 25 North Carolina last week.