Terrapins Insider: Alex Len


Posted at 08:08 PM ET, 06/27/2013

In NBA draft, Alex Len chosen fifth by Phoenix Suns

The Ukrainian center isn't No. 1 pick, but still goes high in draft after two seasons at Maryland.

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Posted at 11:36 AM ET, 06/27/2013

Alex Len's final NBA mock draft roundup: No. 1 overall still a possibility?

Some draft gurus seem to think so.

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Posted at 12:39 PM ET, 06/25/2013

Timing of Alex Len's partial stress fracture remains a mystery

There is still some confusion over when Alex Len suffered his injury late in Maryland's season.

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Posted at 10:04 AM ET, 06/25/2013

Alex Len and girlfriend Essence Townsend: A love story

The two Maryland basketball players found romance in College Park.

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Posted at 09:40 AM ET, 06/18/2013

Chatter increases for former Maryland center Alex Len as No. 1 overall pick

A number of NBA draft experts see the former Maryland center going to the Cleveland Cavaliers, who have the top pick in the NBA draft.

By Alex Prewitt  |  09:40 AM ET, 06/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 03:55 PM ET, 06/06/2013

Alex Len's NBA mock draft roundup

The only thing draft gurus can agree upon is that Len seems likely to be a lottery pick.

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Posted at 02:46 PM ET, 06/04/2013

Behind the scenes for Alex Len's rehabilitation, NBA preparation

The former Maryland center is going all-out as he tries to bounce back from ankle surgery ahead of the NBA draft.

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Posted at 12:26 PM ET, 05/22/2013

Here's Alex Len pressing buttons on a giant board

The former Maryland center is keeping active despite injury.

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Posted at 10:27 AM ET, 05/22/2013

Alex Len's post-lottery NBA mock draft roundup

Pundits see Len as sure-fire lottery pick despite injury.

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Posted at 01:34 PM ET, 05/17/2013

Despite injury, Alex Len confident at NBA draft combine

Injured former Maryland center seems to have gained some confidence.

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Posted at 12:53 PM ET, 05/16/2013

No workouts, but plenty of interviews for Alex Len at NBA draft combine

The former Maryland center won't work out this week in Chicago because of his injury, but he's still in town for interviews.

By Alex Prewitt  |  12:53 PM ET, 05/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 03:42 PM ET, 05/03/2013

Alex Len undergoes surgery, will miss pre-NBA draft workouts

Len will be out four to six months and miss pre-draft workouts after surgery on partial stress fracture in left ankle.

By Alex Prewitt  |  03:42 PM ET, 05/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:35 PM ET, 04/15/2013

Maryland officially announces Alex Len will declare for NBA draft

The center spent two years in College Park.

By Alex Prewitt  |  01:35 PM ET, 04/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:38 AM ET, 04/15/2013

Alex Len leaves expected void in Maryland's front court

Maryland will likely replace Len's productivity by committee next season.

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Posted at 10:59 PM ET, 04/14/2013

Maryland center Alex Len will declare for NBA draft

To no surprise, the sophomore will soon announce his decision to enter the NBA draft, becoming a likely lottery pick.

By Alex Prewitt  |  10:59 PM ET, 04/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:21 AM ET, 03/30/2013

An advanced stats look at Alex Len's low-post game

Getting into the nitty-gritty of the Maryland center's low-post data, and some other interesting advanced stats for Maryland's center.

By Alex Prewitt  |  11:21 AM ET, 03/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:33 AM ET, 01/31/2013

Mark Turgeon on Alex Len: 'You've got to give us something, you have to play better'

Sophomore center played just 17 minutes vs. Florida State, tying a season low.

By Alex Prewitt  |  10:33 AM ET, 01/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 03:10 PM ET, 01/08/2013

Florida State's size should provide refreshing challenge for Terps

The Seminoles regularly employ two 7-footers in their rotation.

By Alex Prewitt  |  03:10 PM ET, 01/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 05:55 PM ET, 12/29/2012

Maryland-Delaware State notes: Alex Len off his game for Terps

Before some NBA scouts, the center has six points, two rebounds and four fouls in just 17 minutes against Delaware state.

By Alex Prewitt  |  05:55 PM ET, 12/29/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:45 PM ET, 12/23/2012

In emphasizing post-entry, Terps want to work through Alex Len

Maryland struggled to execute post-entry passes once Stony Brook started fronting Len.

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Posted at 01:10 AM ET, 11/21/2012

Postgame: Post play carried Terps through shooting woes

Maryland struggled from beyond the arc, but pounded inside with effectiveness against Lafayette.

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Posted at 02:31 AM ET, 11/13/2012

Postgame: Depth will serve Terps well down the road

Ten players scored in Maryland's win over Morehead State, though none took more than seven shots.

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Tags:  Alex Len, James Padgett, Mark Turgeon, Men's basketball, Nick Faust

Posted at 03:03 PM ET, 11/12/2012

Alex Len named ACC player of the week

The sophomore set career highs with 23 points and 12 rebounds against Kentucky.

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Posted at 12:51 AM ET, 11/10/2012

Maryland-Kentucky postgame: Alex Len shined on the big stage

The sophomore center dominated Nerlens Noel, Kentucky's prized big-man recruit.

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Posted at 10:17 AM ET, 09/26/2012

Maryland’s Alex Len ready for sophomore season after ‘grinding all summer’

After bulking up and improving his English, Ukranian center Alex Len is primed for a breakout sophomore season with the Terps.

By Alex Prewitt  |  10:17 AM ET, 09/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:04 AM ET, 03/16/2012

Maryland’s 7-1 center Alex Len likely to make major strides over summer, says college-basketball analyst Gminski

Former Duke standout Mike Gminski discusses Alex Len’s potential for Maryland, as 7-1 freshman from Ukraine heads into his first off-season

By Liz Clarke  |  11:04 AM ET, 03/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:12 AM ET, 01/26/2012

Duke holds off Maryland behind Mason Plumlee’s impressive all-around performance

Mason Plumlee had a huge night to help the Blue Devils hold off Maryland before a spirited crowd at Comcast Center

By Eric Prisbell  |  12:12 AM ET, 01/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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