Terrapins Insider: Maryland


Posted at 08:25 AM ET, 03/10/2014

Morning review: From inside the crowd, the Terps celebrated -- and sweated -- after their upset win

The celebration, which seemed to merge history with the jubilant present, united Maryland fans with the players who had just upset No. 5 Virginia.

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Tags:  Mark Turgeon, Maryland basketball, Maryland Terrapins, Men's basketball

Posted at 05:27 PM ET, 03/09/2014

Postgame: Terps finally exorcise the late-game demons in wild victory over No. 5 Virginia

“It would have been devastating if we had lost another one,” Coach Mark Turgeon said.

By Alex Prewitt  |  05:27 PM ET, 03/09/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jake Layman, Mark Turgeon, Maryland basketball, Men's basketball

Posted at 05:52 PM ET, 02/23/2014

Rested Terps expect determined, ornery Syracuse hungry for a victory

“I think they’re coming with a lot of vengeance,” guard Nick Faust said. “They know we can possibly get the victory just because of the type of team we are. They’re definitely going to come with a full head of steam, just because they lost two in a row.”

By Alex Prewitt  |  05:52 PM ET, 02/23/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jake Layman, Mark Turgeon, Maryland Terrapins, Men's basketball, Syracuse basketball

Posted at 11:39 PM ET, 02/17/2014

Even amid recent slide, Terps forge ahead with Duke loss behind them

Once more, the Terps found positives after another loss, but time is running out to turn that into results.

By Alex Prewitt  |  11:39 PM ET, 02/17/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mark Turgeon, Maryland basketball, Men's basketball

Posted at 09:03 AM ET, 02/17/2014

ACC acknowledges held ball error in Terps-Duke game

“A miscommunication occurred between the officials and the table crew during last night’s Maryland and Duke game,” the league’s commissioner of basketball operations said.

By Alex Prewitt  |  09:03 AM ET, 02/17/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Maryland basketball, Maryland-Duke, Men's basketball

Posted at 03:45 PM ET, 02/12/2014

Maryland vs. Duke: Two years, two titles and the peak of a rivalry

A look at how the Terps and Blue Devils were the talk of the college basketball world at the turn of the century.

By Matt Bonesteel  |  03:45 PM ET, 02/12/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Maryland-Duke, Men's basketball

Posted at 08:03 PM ET, 02/09/2014

Quick turnaround means Terps need discipline, patience vs. Virginia

“We had to play guys so many minutes yesterday, we really don’t have a lot of time to prepare,” Coach Mark Turgeon said. ‘It’s more we’re going to do what we do, they’re going to do what they do.”

By Alex Prewitt  |  08:03 PM ET, 02/09/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Maryland basketball, Maryland vs. Virginia, Men's basketball, Virginia basketball

Posted at 07:02 PM ET, 01/28/2014

Terps’ Jake Layman hopes to break slump by increasing aggressiveness

The sophomore forward has made just three three-pointers over the past five games.

By Alex Prewitt  |  07:02 PM ET, 01/28/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jake Layman, Maryland basketball, Men's basketball

Posted at 11:37 AM ET, 01/14/2014

Maryland alleges ACC violated its own rules over exit fee, tried to lure Big Ten schools away

In countersuit filed in North Carolina court, Maryland seeks at least $157 million in damages.

By Alex Prewitt  |  11:37 AM ET, 01/14/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Athletics, Maryland-ACC lawsuit

Posted at 08:00 AM ET, 12/30/2013

Postgame notes: Technical, ejection helped spark Terps

Plus milestones for Turgeon and Wells reached in the win over Tulsa

By Alex Prewitt  |  08:00 AM ET, 12/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mark Turgeon, Maryland basketball, Men's basketball

Posted at 11:10 PM ET, 12/29/2013

Postgame: Seeking fresh start, Terps push past Tulsa

The Terps thought of their return from Christmas break as a new season, and kicked it off right.

By Alex Prewitt  |  11:10 PM ET, 12/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mark Turgeon, Maryland basketball, Men's basketball, Seth Allen

Posted at 08:28 PM ET, 12/27/2013

Military Bowl: Despite loss to Marshall, Terps positive about Big Ten future

The ship sunk against the Thundering Herd, but quarterback C.J. Brown still called 2013 “a great year.“

By Alex Prewitt  |  08:28 PM ET, 12/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Maryland football, Military Bowl

Posted at 07:00 AM ET, 12/13/2013

Terps notes: Massachusetts homecoming much more pleasant for Jake Layman

Plus notes on Dez Wells, Jon Graham and more Wells.

By Alex Prewitt  |  07:00 AM ET, 12/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dez Wells, Evan Smotrycz, Jake Layman, Maryland basketball

Posted at 11:17 PM ET, 12/12/2013

Postgame: Dez Wells carries Terps in ‘really big win’ vs. Boston College

After losing two straight, Maryland needed this victory, which wouldn’t have been possible without Dez Wells dominating over the final seven minutes.

By Alex Prewitt  |  11:17 PM ET, 12/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dez Wells, Mark Turgeon, Maryland Terrapins, Men's basketball

Posted at 05:55 PM ET, 12/01/2013

Terps healthy after win over N.C. State; coaching staff prepares for week of recruiting

“I don’t know what they can use from a negativity standpoint,” Edsall says about his recruiting competitors after his seventh win this season.

By Alex Prewitt  |  05:55 PM ET, 12/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Maryland football, Randy Edsall

Posted at 10:37 PM ET, 11/05/2013

Dispatches from the Shirley Povich Symposium on Maryland’s Big Ten move

Big Ten commissioner Jim Delany says he would encourage Maryland-Duke for future ACC/Big Ten Challenges.

By Alex Prewitt  |  10:37 PM ET, 11/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Athletics, Big Ten, Maryland, Shirley Povich Symposium

Posted at 02:10 PM ET, 10/19/2013

Video: Cole Field House hosts Maryland Madness

For one night, an old arena is full of life.

By Matt Bonesteel  |  02:10 PM ET, 10/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Basketball, Maryland Madness, Video

Posted at 12:04 PM ET, 09/29/2013

Maryland football draws noon kickoff for Florida State

The Terps' big test vs. the Seminoles will be their first game broadcast on ESPN for the first time since 2011.

By Alex Prewitt  |  12:04 PM ET, 09/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Maryland football, Maryland Terrapins, Terps Florida State game time, Terps football

Posted at 10:02 AM ET, 09/24/2013

Cole Field House to host Maryland Madness on Oct. 18

The Terrapins will return to the legendary arena for the first time since 2002.

By Alex Prewitt  |  10:02 AM ET, 09/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Basketball, Maryland Madness, Men's basketball

Posted at 10:31 AM ET, 09/13/2013

Five questions with Connecticut offensive coordinator T.J. Weist

“I think we never got into a good rhythm,” Weist says of Huskies’ season-opening loss to Towson.

By Alex Prewitt  |  10:31 AM ET, 09/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Maryland

Posted at 07:57 PM ET, 08/25/2013

Four Maryland football players awarded scholarships

Recently named starting right guard Michael Dunn among those recently put on scholarship.

By Alex Prewitt  |  07:57 PM ET, 08/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Maryland Terrapins

Posted at 09:33 PM ET, 08/20/2013

Terps QB C.J. Brown back at practice this week

Terps starting QB C.J. Brown back at practice after missing scrimmage.

By Gene Wang  |  09:33 PM ET, 08/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  C.J. Brown, Maryland football, quarterbacks

Posted at 06:56 PM ET, 08/17/2013

Backup quarterbacks experience up-and-down open scrimmage

Caleb Rowe, Perry Hills and Ricardo Young all showed flashes at Byrd Stadium on Saturday, but Coach Randy Edsall wants to review the film before making a decision.

By Alex Prewitt  |  06:56 PM ET, 08/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caleb Row, Football, Maryland football, Maryland Terrapins, Perry Hills, Ricardo Young

Posted at 06:39 PM ET, 08/17/2013

Notes and observations from Saturday's open scrimmage

No movement at backup quarterback, but a linebacker stars with four sacks.

By Alex Prewitt  |  06:39 PM ET, 08/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Maryland football, Maryland Terrapins

Posted at 03:42 PM ET, 03/28/2013

Randy Edsall does the Baltimore television tour

Maryland coach works to spread the word

By Alex Prewitt  |  03:42 PM ET, 03/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Maryland pride tour, Randy Edsall

Posted at 11:39 AM ET, 03/25/2013

Rested Terps gear up for NIT quarterfinals

Maryland earned itself a much-needed break after beating Denver. Now the Terps should be ready for Alabama.

By Alex Prewitt  |  11:39 AM ET, 03/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Maryland basketball, Men's basketball, NIT

Posted at 01:01 PM ET, 03/18/2013

Monday Terps Mailbag: Offseason options, non-conference schedules and Nick Faust

Also: A look at next season's starting lineup.

By Alex Prewitt  |  01:01 PM ET, 03/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mailbag, Maryland basketball, Terps basketball

Posted at 05:31 PM ET, 03/01/2013

Terps basketball notes: Open season again for point guards

Quick-hitters before Maryland faces Wake Forest Saturday.

By Alex Prewitt  |  05:31 PM ET, 03/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Maryland, Men's basketball, Point guard derby

Posted at 04:46 PM ET, 03/01/2013

Terps release spring football depth chart with few surprises

Minimal surprises from Coach Randy Edsall.

By Alex Prewitt  |  04:46 PM ET, 03/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  depth chart, Football, Maryland

Posted at 04:01 PM ET, 03/01/2013

Maryland basketball vs. Wake Forest: Previewing the game

Maryland looks to rebound in the second contest of a two-game road swing.

By Alex Prewitt  |  04:01 PM ET, 03/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Maryland Terrapins, Men's basketball, Road woes

Posted at 11:04 AM ET, 02/28/2013

Postgame notes: Georgia Tech won the post battle

Len, Mitchell, Padgett and Cleare are stymied down low by the Yellow Jackets.

By Alex Prewitt  |  11:04 AM ET, 02/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Maryland, Men's basketball, Terps, Terps big men

Posted at 10:28 AM ET, 02/28/2013

Morning review: Defensive woes doomed Maryland

Georgia Tech shot better than 60 percent from two-point range against Maryland in a 10-point win.

By Alex Prewitt  |  10:28 AM ET, 02/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Maryland, Men's basketball, Terps

Posted at 11:28 AM ET, 01/21/2013

Monday Terps Mailbag: Point guard edition

Submit your thoughts: What would you do at the point?

By Alex Prewitt  |  11:28 AM ET, 01/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mailbag, Maryland Terrapins, Men's basketball

Posted at 04:00 PM ET, 01/14/2013

Coach Mark Turgeon: Terps exploring Nick Faust at point guard

Pe'Shon Howard and Seth Allen have struggled with their decision-making recently, so the sophomore could see time at the point.

By Alex Prewitt  |  04:00 PM ET, 01/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Maryland, Men's basketball, Point guard woes

Posted at 01:57 PM ET, 01/14/2013

Monday Terps Mailbag: Maryland moves to 1-2 in ACC edition

Who should start for Maryland? Contribute your thoughts to the weekly question-and-answer session.

By Alex Prewitt  |  01:57 PM ET, 01/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mailbag, Maryland, Men's basketball, Terps mailbag

Posted at 12:44 AM ET, 12/22/2012

Postgame: Terps challenged, grit out win versus tough Stony Brook

Maryland felt like it needed a close win like this before ACC play.

By Alex Prewitt  |  12:44 AM ET, 12/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Maryland men's basketball, Men's basketball

Posted at 06:08 PM ET, 12/05/2012

Maryland basketball vs. Maryland-Eastern Shore: Open discussion thread

Contribute your thoughts in the comment thread as the Terps take on the Hawks.

By Alex Prewitt  |  06:08 PM ET, 12/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Maryland-UMES, Men's basketball

Posted at 02:01 AM ET, 11/28/2012

Postgame: Returning to inside-out principles propelled Terps in second half

Pumping inside to Alex Len and James Padgett on the secondary break created opportunities at Northwestern.

By Alex Prewitt  |  02:01 AM ET, 11/28/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Maryland Terrapins ACC-Big Ten Challenge, Men's basketball

Posted at 07:00 AM ET, 10/12/2012

Maryland football vs. Virginia: Previewing the game

A look at how Maryland and Virginia stack up as the ACC rivals meet for the 77th time.

By Alex Prewitt  |  07:00 AM ET, 10/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  ACC, Justin Gilbert, Maryland vs. Virginia, Perry Hills, Randy Edsall, Terps vs. Cavs, Virginia

Posted at 07:31 PM ET, 06/26/2012

Byrd Stadium turf project to cost just more than $3 million

Maryland hopes its revolutionary synthetic football turf, at a cost of $3 million, raises brand awareness, generates new revenue

By Liz Clarke  |  07:31 PM ET, 06/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Maryland football, Terrapin football, sythetic turf, Maryland flag, CoolPlay technology

Posted at 06:55 PM ET, 06/26/2012

Maryland football’s new high-tech synthetic turf field to get its public debut in Aug. 18 scrimmage

Maryland Coach Randy Edsall expects full roster of Terps to be healthy, available for Aug. 6 camp

By Liz Clarke  |  06:55 PM ET, 06/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Randy Edsall, Maryland football, Artificial turf, scrimmage, terrapins football

Posted at 03:22 PM ET, 06/21/2012

Maryland football players performed better in classroom, according to NCAA data

Maryland’s football team saw its APR score improve this season, one year after losing three scholarships because of academics.

By Liz Clarke  |  03:22 PM ET, 06/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Maryland football, NCAA, Ralph Friedgen, academic progress, scholarships, Maryland basketball, Gary Williams, Maryland women's basketball

Posted at 09:32 AM ET, 06/15/2012

Maryland PG Pe’Shon Howard still rehabbing knee; unsure of timetable for return

Maryland Coach Mark Turgeon expects four players to handle point guard duties, including Pe’shon Howard, who is rehabbing a knee injury.

By Liz Clarke  |  09:32 AM ET, 06/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Maryland basketball, ACC basketball, Mark Turgeon, Pe'Shon Howard, shaqullie cleare, charles mitchell, acl, kansas basketball, baltimore

Posted at 12:43 PM ET, 06/14/2012

Maryland women finish 10th in Capital One Cup, honoring Division I success on playing field

Maryland’s ability to contend for honor in the future will be hampered by loss of varsity sports; official explains why ACC’s additional payouts won’t help

By Liz Clarke  |  12:43 PM ET, 06/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  maryland athletics, terrapin athletics, capital one cup, field hockey, women's lacrosse, women's basketball, nate pine, budget cuts, duke athletics, stanford athletics, women's sp

Posted at 10:28 PM ET, 05/31/2012

Maryland’s Katie Schwarzmann honored as nation’s top female lacrosse player

Terrapins junior midfielder Katie Schwarzmann honored as nation’s top female lacrosse player

By Liz Clarke  |  10:28 PM ET, 05/31/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Maryland lacrosse, Maryland women's lacrosse, Katie Schwarzmann, Tewaaraton Award, Colgate, ACC champions

Posted at 12:46 PM ET, 05/31/2012

Maryland’s Katie Schwarzmann a two-time finalist for nation’s top lacrosse honor

Maryland junior midfielder among top 10 female finalists for Tewaaraton Award

By Liz Clarke  |  12:46 PM ET, 05/31/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Maryland lacrosse, women's lacrosse, Tewaaraton award, Katie sschwarzmann, women's lacrosse, ACC women's lacrosse, ACC lacrosse champions, Tewaaraton Foundation

Posted at 03:04 PM ET, 05/25/2012

Maryland loses associate athletic director Doug Dull to new consulting venture

After nine years as chief spokesman for Terrapin athletics , Dull to launch sports-communications consulting firm

By Liz Clarke  |  03:04 PM ET, 05/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Maryland athletics' terrapin athletics, sports information, sports information director, Doug Dull, Kevin Anderson, resign

Posted at 11:24 AM ET, 05/02/2012

Maryland suspends LB Lukas Foreman for one year

The redshirt freshman was suspended because of a violation of the school’s Code of Conduct.

By Eric Prisbell  |  11:24 AM ET, 05/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  maryland terrapins

Posted at 05:29 PM ET, 03/23/2012

Awash in ACC honors, Maryland’s wrestling coach gets 5-year contract extention

Maryland wrestling coach Kerry McCoy named ACC Coach of the Year; Terps lead conference with seven wrestlers on All-ACC team

By Liz Clarke  |  05:29 PM ET, 03/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Maryland wrestling, Terrapins, wrestling, NCAA wrestling championships, ACC coach of the year, all-ACC team, Josh Asper

Posted at 02:47 PM ET, 03/21/2012

Terrell Stoglin to return for junior season with Terrapins

Terrell Stoglin decides against submitting his name for the NBA draft and will return for his junior year.

By Liz Clarke  |  02:47 PM ET, 03/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Maryland basketball, Terrell Stoglin, Terrapins, Mark Turgeon, Junior year, NBA draft

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)
Tags:  Maryland basketball, Maryland Terrapins, Alex Len, Mark Turgeon, Mike Gminski

Posted at 02:44 PM ET, 03/13/2012

Ex-Maryland Coach Gary Williams to break down Terrapins’ 2002 NCAA basketball championship

Terrapins fans invited to re-live 2002 NCAA Championship with former coach on March 28

By Liz Clarke  |  02:44 PM ET, 03/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Maryland Terrapins

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)
Categories:  Terrapins Insider | Tags:  Duke Maryland, Duke Blue Devils, Maryland Terrapins, Mike Krzyzewski, Mark Turgeon, Mason Plumlee, Gary Williams, Gary Williams Court, Austin Rivers, Alex Len, Stoglin, ACC basketball

Posted at 09:03 AM ET, 03/03/2011

Mychal Parker possible impact player for Maryland next season

Down by 11 to Miami roughly five minutes remaining the first half on Wednesday night, Maryland Coach Gary Williams turned to his bench Wednesday and called on 6-foot-5 freshman forward Mychal Parker. It was an unexpected move but one...

By Liz Clarke  |  09:03 AM ET, 03/03/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Gary Williams, Men's basketball | Tags:  Gary Williams, Maryland basketball, Mychal Parker

Posted at 05:22 AM ET, 03/02/2011

ESPNU takes fans behind the scenes with Terps

When the Washington Capitals agreed to take part in HBO’s four-part, 24/7 series, what resulted was a slightly embarrassing, if revealing, profanity-laced peek into day-to-day operations of the city’s NHL team leading up to its face-off with the Pittsburgh...

By Liz Clarke  |  05:22 AM ET, 03/02/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Gary Williams, Men's basketball | Tags:  ESPNU, Gary Williams, Maryland basketball

Posted at 06:54 AM ET, 03/01/2011

Stoglin’s profile rises with second ACC Rookie of Week honor

Miami Coach Frank Haith has long respected Maryland’s ability to score in transition, as well as its ability to force turnovers with its press defense. But heading into the Hurricanes’ meeting with the Terps Wednesday at Miami, Haith has...

By Liz Clarke  |  06:54 AM ET, 03/01/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Gary Williams, Men's basketball | Tags:  Maryland basketball, Miami basketball, Terrell Stoglin

Posted at 08:21 AM ET, 02/28/2011

Gary Williams’ birthday shout-out to Dean Smith

Sunday’s 87-76 defeat at North Carolina dropped Maryland back to .500 on the ACC season (18-11, 7-7) and nudged the Tar Heels’ advantage over the Terps in the series to 115-75. But after reviewing the myriad challenges posed by North...

By Liz Clarke  |  08:21 AM ET, 02/28/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Gary Williams, Men's basketball | Tags:  Dean Smith, Gary Williams, Maryland basketball, North Carolina basketball