Terrapins Insider: Maryland basketball


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 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 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 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 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 11:39 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 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 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 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