Confroy paces No. 5 Maryland to 92-42 victory over UMBC

Maryland head coach Brenda Frese talks to her players during an NCAA college basketball game against UMBC in the second half Sunday, Dec. 4, 2016, in College Park, Md. (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana)
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COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) Kristen Confroy set season highs by scoring 17 and making five 3-pointers as No. 5 Maryland cruised to a 92-42 victory over Maryland-Baltimore County on Sunday.

Confroy finished 5 for 7 from beyond the arc, helping the Terrapins shoot 12 for 24 (50 percent) from 3-point range.

Brionna Jones added 11 points and Blair Watson had 10 as undefeated Maryland (8-0) got back to winning comfortably at home against mid-major foes.

Maryland has won by an average of 53.8 points in four home games this year. By contrast, its last two victories, on a neutral floor against Washington State and at No. 7 Louisville, came by a combined 16 points.

Laura Castaldo scored 13 points for UMBC, which has lost five straight and was held below 50 points for the second time this season.