by Mike Potter
UNC will look to get back on the winning track in women's basketball today, while N.C. State gets back into action with a tough ACC road game.
The No. 10 Tar Heels will try to break a two-game losing streak when they come home to take on defending conference champion Maryland in a regionally televised contest at 5:30 p.m.
Meanwhile the Wolfpack, which has won four of its last five, will look for its first ACC road win for Coach Kellie Harper at No. 16 Florida State.
Maryland has won two straight games since falling 73-45 in its ACC opener at N.C. State on Jan. 7.
N.C. State at No. 16 Florida State
[Sunday, 2 p.m., Tucker Center, Tallahassee]
NCSU leads series tied 24-9.
Records: NCSU 11-6, 1-1 ACC; FSU 15-3, 2-1.
Audio: WKNC-FM 88.1, GoPack.com, Seminoles.com.
Coaches' records - NCSU: Kellie Harper 108-71, 11-6 at NCSU; FSU: Sue Semrau 220-163.
Leading scorers - NCSU: Bonae Holston 11.9; FSU: Jacinta Monroe 13.6.
Leading rebounders - NCSU: Bonae Holston 6.6; FSU: Jacinta Monroe 6.7.
Assist leaders - NCSU: Amber White 2.8; FSU: Courtney Ward 5.3.
No. 10 UNC vs. Maryland
[Sunday, 5:30 p.m., Carmichael Auditorium]
UNC leads series 35-30.
Records: UNC 13-3, 1-1; UM 14-3, 2-1.
Audio: WCHL-AM 1360; TarHeelBlue.com; UMTerps.com.
Video: Fox Sports Carolinas.
Coaches' records - UNC: Sylvia Hatchell: 825-285, 553-205 at UNC; UM: Brenda Frese 247-93, 190-63 at Maryland.
Leading scorers - UNC: Italee Lucas 15.8; UM: Diandra Tchatchouang 13.9.
Leading rebounders - UNC: Laura Broomfield 8.3; UM: Tianna Hawkins 8.8.
Assist leaders - UNC: Cetera DeGraffenreid 5.8; UM: Dara Taylor 5.8.