Walker Leads Cavaliers Past Wake Forest
December 4, 1998
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) – DeMya Walker scored 19 points, including eightin a decisive second-half run Friday night, as No. 15 Virginia opened itsAtlantic Coast Conference season with a 65-45 victory over Wake Forest.
The Demon Deacons (3-4, 0-1) trailed 26-23 at halftime, holding Walker toseven points and the Cavaliers (4-2) to 10-for-30 shooting. Virginia opened thesecond half with a 22-7 run, working the ball inside to Walker.
Erin Stovall added 15 points for the Cavaliers and Lesley Brown had 12.Walker finished with eight rebounds, six blocks, five assists and four steals.
Alisha Moseley led Wake Forest with 13 points and Brenda Kirkpatrick had 10.