Donna Harrington scored 20 of her 24 points in the second half as 17th-ranked Old Dominion overcame a four-point halftime deficit for a 73-57 victory last night in Norfolk over Maryland (6-2).

Harrington also had a game-high 12 rebounds as Old Dominion, the defending national champion, evened its record at 2-2.

After playing man-to-man defense in the first half, Old Dominion was trailing, 28-24, at halftime. The Monarchs switched to a 3-2 zone in the second half and took control of the game.

The Monarchs also got 12 points each from Bridget Jenkins and Adrienne Goodson and 11 from Kim McQuarter.

Maryland's Deana Tate led all scorers with 27 points. Carolin Dehn-Duhr had 12 points. Georgetown 67, Connecticut 63

Jenny Bendall scored eight of Georgetown's 10 overtime points in the Big East victory at McDonough Arena.

She totaled 18 points. Ann Gothard had 17 points and Beth Knight had 16 and a game-high 10 rebounds for the Hoyas (5-3 overall, 1-0 Big East).

Pammi Sweet of Connecticut (7-1, 0-1) made a 20-foot jump shot with 1:27 left in regulation to send the game into overtime.

The Huskies were led in scoring by Peggy Walsh with 19 points. She also had nine rebounds. Los Angeles State 77, Marymount 46

Debbie Young scored 17 points in the victory in the Seagull Classic consolation game at Salisbury State College.

After taking a 42-20 halftime lead, the Golden Eagles (2-5) never trailed the Blue Angels (4-3). The Golden Eagles shot 41.8 percent from the floor, Marymount 24.1. Marymount was led by Debbie Clise and Kate Kimner with 10 points each. St. Peter's 79, Howard 61

Bonita Singleton scored 21 points and Debra Anderson had 15 points and 17 rebounds for St. Peter's (6-0). Darlene Beale led the Bison (2-5) with 16 points and 20 rebounds. James Madison 62, American 55

Alisa Harris led a balanced offense with 14 points and eight rebounds as the Dukes (6-1) won on the road in the Colonial Athletic Association opener for both schools. Kelly Lane of American (5-2) led all scorers with 28 points. Gallaudet 63, Fairleigh Dickinson 59

Sara Wummer scored 16 points and Angela Kuehn had 14 points, nine rebounds and four assists as the Bison (6-4) won the Williamsmith Holiday Classic in Geneva, N.Y. Kuehn was selected the tournament's most valuable player.

The Devils are 5-3.