The Mystics guard and former Maryland standout is first active WNBA player to serve on an NBA bench and first female assistant in franchise's 58 years.
Toliver is the fourth woman in NBA history to become a coach, joining Becky Hammon (Spurs), Jenny Boucek (Mavericks) and Nancy Lieberman (Kings).
Westfield High School graduate and Chantilly native's debut includes going 3 for 3 on field goal attempts and breaking the rock following upset of then-No. 16 Miami.
The Cavaliers righted the ship on defense and managed just enough offense to knock off the Hurricanes, 16-13.
On their first trip to Lane Stadium, the Fighting Irish maintained their College Football Playoff aspirations by routing the Hokies.
“Man, it’s been a long journey,” said the 22-year-old junior transfer from Kansas, who stepped in to stabilize Virginia Tech after a stunning loss.
Ryan Willis, in for the injured Josh Jackson, threw for 332 yards and three touchdown, helping the Hokies to put last week’s stunning loss to Old Dominion in the past.
The converted high school basketball player enters Saturday's game at N.C. State coming off a breakthrough vs. Louisville.
With the redshirt sophomore set to have surgery Tuesday after being injured in Saturday's upset loss at Old Dominion, the Hokies will turn to backup Ryan Willis against No. 22 Duke.
Other teams in the Washington region were keeping a close eye on the weather as the hurricane made its way toward the East Coast.