Loyola of Maryland
John Thompson III always gets more jittery than usual headed into Georgetown’s annual exam week game. The practice schedule is sporadic. Not everyone can attend. The school has a well-deserved reputation for rigorous academics that it wants to protect, even when it comes to the players on its Top 25 basketball team.
Shane Walker scored 22 points and had 10 rebounds to lead Loyola (Md.) to a 65-42 victory over Mount St. Mary’s on Saturday.
Lynetta Kizer scored a season-high 21 points, Tianna Hawkins added 17 points and 12 rebounds, and No. 22 Maryland won its seventh straight game, 79-61 over Loyola of Maryland on Tuesday night.