Ivory Latta scored 19 of her 24 points during a dazzling second half, helping No. 7 North Carolina to a 79-55 victory over Old Dominion on Thursday.

Erlana Larkins added 17 points and 14 rebounds for the Tar Heels (11-1), who won their fourth in a row after a loss at Penn State.A sparse but enthusiastic crowd of 1,112 took advantage of free admission and free parking to watch the game.

OLD DOMINION (4-4): Lyons 0-4 5-6 5, Triggs 2-6 0-0 4, Green 6-13 7-10 19, Davis 1-4 0-0 2, Grant 3-8 0-0 6, Jordan 2-12 0-0 6, Wilson 0-1 1-3 1, Brown 0-0 0-0 0, Williams 0-3 2-4 2, Pym 3-6 1-2 7, Nuzzo 1-4 0-0 3. Totals 18-61 16-25 55.

NORTH CAROLINA (11-1): Bell 3-11 3-5 9, Little 4-10 2-5 11, Larkins 5-11 7-8 17, Atkinson 3-6 2-4 8, Latta 8-13 4-4 24, Metcalf 1-3 0-0 2, McBee 0-5 3-6 3, Pringle 0-0 0-0 0, Nelmes 1-2 0-0 2, Sell 0-2 0-0 0, Tucker 0-0 0-0 0, Miller 1-1 1-2 3. Totals 26-64 22-34 79.

Halftime-North Carolina 34-27. 3-point goals-Old Dominion 3-10 (Jordan 2-7, Nuzzo 1-3), North Carolina 5-16 (Latta 4-8, Little 1-3, Atkinson 0-1, Metcalf 0-2, Sell 0-2). Fouled out-Grant. Rebounds-Old Dominion 45 (Green 11), North Carolina 47 (Larkins 14). Assists-Old Dominion 11 (Nuzzo 5), North Carolina 15 (Larkins 4). Total fouls-Old Dominion 23, North Carolina 22. A-1,112.

\ KENTUCKY 66, WAKE FOREST 61: Junior Cotelia Bond-Young had a tremendous second-half, sinking five straight 3-pointers, helping the Wake Forest women's basketball team overcome an eight-point first-half deficit, but Kentucky pulled out a victory, Thursday night in Rupp Arena.

WAKE FOREST (10-2) - Strunk 4-11 2-2 11, Evans 0-3 1-2 1, Ferrell 2-9 3-3 8, Jones 2-12 4-4 9, Bond-Young 7-13 0-0 21, Bennett 0-0 0-0 0, Johnson 1-4 4-4 6, Bell 1-4 2-2 5. Totals 17-56 16-17 61.

KENTUCKY (9-4) - Potts 4-13 5-5 15, Elliott 8-12 4-4 20, Mahoney 4-8 3-4 12, Phillips 0-3 0-0 0, Bowman 2-8 0-0 4, Roddy 0-0 0-0 0, Alcius 0-5 2-2 2, Payne 0-3 6-6 6, Humphrey 2-3 3-3 7. Totals 20-55 23-24 66.

Halftime - Kentucky (37-29). 3-point Goals - Wake Forest 11-28 (Bond-Young 7-11, Jones 1-7, Strunk 1-5, Bell 1-2, Ferrell 1-2, Johnson 0-1), Kentucky 3-15 (Potts 2-8, Mahoney 1-1, Nastassia 0-3, Phillips 0-2, Payne 0-1). Rebounds - Wake Forest 17 (Ferrell 4, Strunk 4), Kentucky 14 (Bowman 3, Elliott 3). Assists - Wake Forest 12 (Johnson 5, Jones 5), Kentucky 7 (Potts 3). Total fouls - Wake Forest 23, Kentucky 18. A - 5,785.

\ N.C. STATE 70, SAINT PETER'S 61: Tiffany Stansbury collected her fifth double-double of the season and had 17 of her 27 career-high points in the first half to lead N.C. State to a victory over Saint Peter's.

N.C. STATE (10-2): Stansbury 13-19 1-1 27, Key 5-15 1-1 11, Dickens 3-9 2-4 8, Pope 1-3 4-7 6, Whittington 1-7 3-4 5, Stockdale 1-3 2-2 5, McDowell 2-8 0-0 4, Brown 1-2 0-0 2, Bell 1-4 0-0 2, Bozeman 0-0 0-0 0, McCollins 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 28-70 13-19 70.

SAINT PETER'S (5-5): Lewis 8-12 2-7 19, Hood 5-11 5-13 15, Jones 4-13 2-2 10, Kalnina 3-10 0-0 6, Burts 1-3 3-4 6, Johnson 1-1 0-0 3, Reke 1-3 0-0 2, Siciliano 0-1 0-0 0, Vance 0-3 0-0 0, Anderson 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 23-57 12-26 61.

3-point goals-N.C. State 1-12 (Stockdale 1-2, Key 0-4, Dickens, Marquetta 0-1, Pope 0-1, McDowell 0-4), Saint Peter's 3-7 (Johnson 1-1, Burts 1-1, Lewis 1-1, Kalnina 0-1, Vance 0-1, Jones 0-2). Fouled out-N.C. State-Bell, Saint Peter's-Burts. Rebounds-N.C. State 48 (Stansbury 18), Saint Peter's 37 (Kalnina 7; Jones 7). Assists-N.C. State 13 (McDowell 4), Saint Peter's 11 (Jones 4). Total fouls-N.C. State 20, Saint Peter's 17. A-455

\ WINSTON-SALEM STATE 54, FRANCIS MARION 47: Winston-Salem State posted its eighth straight win with a victory over Francis Marion in the first round of the Allstate Insurance PBC/CIAA Classic from the campus of USC Upstate in Spartanburg, S.C.

WINSTON-SALEM STATE (8-2): Robinson, 3-21 5-6 11, Carter 4-10 2-2 10, Tonkins 5-13 0-1 10, Baldwin 3-6 1-6 7, Eason 1-5 1-2 4, Armstrong 2-7 0-0 6, Rudd 0-1 0-0 0, Motley 0-0 0-0 0, Alston 1-4 0-0 2, Douglass 2-3 0-0 4. Totals 21-70 9-17 54.

FRANCIS MARION (3-7): Singletary 4-10 5-9 13, Mack 0-2 0-0 0, Young 4-10 0-0 9, Ghere 1-4 0-0 2, Moore 4-12 4-5 12, Etheridge 0-1 0-0 0, Guilliams 0-0 0-0 0, Howard 4-9 1-3 10, Downer 0-2 0-2 0, Dewell 0-1 1-2 1, Goff 0-1 0-0 0. Totals 17-52 11-21 47.

Halftime - Winston-Salem State (30-17). 3-point Goals - Winston-Salem State 3-10 (Armstrong 2-5, Eason 1-4, Rudd 0-1), Francis Marion 2-12 (Howard 1-4, Young 1-3, Ghere 0-2, Dewell 0-1, Moore 0-1, Singletary 0-1). Rebounds - Winston-Salem State 23 (Carter 7), Francis Marion 13 (Dewell 3, Goff 3). Assists - Winston-Salem State 14 (Armstrong 4, Rudd 4), Francis Marion 10 (Young 3). Total fouls - Winston-Salem State 14, Francis Marion 15. A - 120.

\ MASSACHUSETTS 57, ELON 50: Massachusetts (7-4) overcame a six-point first-half deficit to defeat Elon (1-9) at Comcast Center in the consolation game of the Terrapin Classic.

Elon went to the foul line only six times in the game.

ELON (1-9): Gary 1-5 2-2 4, McMoore 3-4 0-0 6, Williams 1-5 0-0 3, Bumbrey 5-10 0-0 13, Shipley 2-7 2-2 8, Moore 0-1 0-0 0, King 1-1 0-0 2, Jordan 0-0 0-0 0, Allison 4-6 0-0 9, McComas 0-1 0-0 0, Whidden 2-2 1-2 5. Totals 19-42 5-6 50.

MASSACHUSETTS (7-4): Campbell 3-7 3-7 9, Rosanio 2-9 5-7 9, Gulak 0-1 2-2 2, Nelson 3-6 2-2 11, T. Tatham 3-6 2-2 8, Sharpton 0-2 0-0 0, Govan 1-2 0-0 2, Massey 3-4 1-1 8, Bailey 1-4 0-0 2, A. Tatham 0-1 0-0 0, Mills 2-4 2-2 6, McDonald 0-3 0-0 0. Totals 18-49 17-23 57.

Halftime - Elon 28-22. 3-point goals - Elon 7-15 (Williams 1-3 Bumbrey 3-6, Shipley 2-5, Allison 1-1), Massachusetts 4-14 (Rosanio 0-4, Nelson 3-5, Sharpton 0-2, Govan 0-1, Massey 1-1, A. Tatham 0-1). Rebounds - Elon 24 (Gray 4), Massachusetts 35 (Campbell 14). Assists - Elon 11 (Bumbrey 5), Massachusetts 9 (Rosanio 4). Total fouls - Elon 20,, Massachusetts 10. A - N/A.

\ ACC

GEORGIA TECH 74, MISSISSIPPI VALLEY STATE 41: Kasha Terry had 14 points, seven rebounds and five blocks to lead the Yellow Jackets. ... VIRGINIA TECH 87, DAVIDSON 62: Erin Gibson had 21 points and nine rebounds to lead Virginia Tech. ... NO. 17 MARYLAND 83, MARSHALL 68: Shay Doron scored 21 of her 26 season-high points in the second half for Maryland.

\ STATE

EAST CAROLINA 68, VCU 45: Seniors Jennifer Jackson and Shanita Sutton combined for 50 to lead East Carolina. ... UNC ASHEVILLE 64, GARDNER-WEBB 58: Shameka Smith scored a game-high 14 points and Candyse Kelly scored 12 in UNCA's win.

\ TOP 25

PENN STATE 69, NO. 9 OHIO STATE 62: Jen Harris scored 18 of her career-high 22 points in the second half to help Penn State upset Ohio State. ... NO. 12 MINNESOTA 62, NORTHWESTERN 44: Janel McCarville had 13 points and 14 rebounds to lead Minnesota in the Big Ten opener for both teams. ... NO. 14 BOSTON COLLEGE 79, GEORGE WASHINGTON 60: Brooke Queenan had 19 points and seven rebounds to lead Boston College to its eighth straight win. ... NO. 16 GEORGIA 78, ARKANSAS 57: Tasha Humphrey had 24 points and 12 rebounds to lead Georgia. ... NO. 18 IOWA 62, INDIANA 51: Crystal Smith scored 24 points and Iowa extended its best start in 17 years.

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