Terrapins Insider: Men's basketball


Posted at 12:52 AM ET, 04/22/2014

Reports: Terps assistant coach target Kenny Johnson headed to Louisville

Now the Coach Mark Turgeon must turn to a plethora of backup options to replace Scott Spinelli.

By Alex Prewitt and Mark Giannotto  |  12:52 AM ET, 04/22/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:03 AM ET, 04/17/2014

Report: Indiana prepared to ‘commit extra resources’ to keep assistant Kenny Johnson

The Hoosiers are prepared to fight Maryland and Louisville to retain the services of their top assistant.

By Alex Prewitt  |  10:03 AM ET, 04/17/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:05 PM ET, 04/16/2014

Indiana assistant Kenny Johnson emerges as Maryland’s top choice

Johnson has also drawn interest from Louisville and other schools, source said.

By Alex Prewitt and Mark Giannotto  |  04:05 PM ET, 04/16/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:40 AM ET, 04/16/2014

Terps basketball offseason checklist: Filling staff spots and welcoming freshmen

Looking at the moves Maryland needs to make this offseason.

By Alex Prewitt  |  10:40 AM ET, 04/16/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 05:45 PM ET, 04/14/2014

Boston College announces Scott Spinelli as new assistant coach

Spinelli’s contract, a two-year deal, is believed to make him one of the highest-paid assistants in Boston College history.

By Alex Prewitt  |  05:45 PM ET, 04/14/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Men's basketball

Posted at 06:52 PM ET, 04/12/2014

Former Terps assistant Scott Spinelli hired at Boston College

The deal was made official this weekend on Spinelli’s visit to campus.

By Alex Prewitt  |  06:52 PM ET, 04/12/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:20 AM ET, 04/10/2014

Former Terps center Shaquille Cleare explains decision to transfer: ‘I’m going to take the blame’

Cleare leaves Maryland filled with disappointment about how he performed, but places the blame squarely on himself.

By Alex Prewitt  |  09:20 AM ET, 04/10/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:09 AM ET, 04/10/2014

Terps basketball tabbed in some way-too-early preseason polls

Most national outlets expect the Terps to reach the NCAA tournament next season, with some slotting them into their top 25.

By Alex Prewitt  |  09:09 AM ET, 04/10/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:59 AM ET, 04/09/2014

Terps walk-on A.J. Metz to transfer

The decision, the forward said, is based on academics.

By Alex Prewitt  |  11:59 AM ET, 04/09/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:36 AM ET, 04/09/2014

Evaluating the Maryland basketball roster after three transfers

How will the Terps handle the departures of three scholarship players? Pretty easily, if you break it down.

By Alex Prewitt  |  09:36 AM ET, 04/09/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 07:33 PM ET, 04/08/2014

Shaq Cleare, Nick Faust, Roddy Peters transferring from the Terps

“I really enjoyed coaching Nick, Shaq and Roddy,” Coach Mark Turgeon said in a team-issued statement. “It is unfortunate that they will no longer be a part of the program. I wish them the very best in their future endeavors.”

By Alex Prewitt  |  07:33 PM ET, 04/08/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:54 PM ET, 04/07/2014

Terps assistant Scott Spinelli in ‘serious talks’ with Boston College

According to Coach Mark Turgeon, Spinelli may be headed home soon.

By Alex Prewitt  |  02:54 PM ET, 04/07/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Men's basketball, Scott Spinelli

Posted at 01:26 PM ET, 04/07/2014

International center Michal Cekovsky commits to the Terps

Cekovsky enters as a polished prospect ready to contribute for the Terps.

By Alex Prewitt  |  01:26 PM ET, 04/07/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:16 PM ET, 04/02/2014

Terps basketball to face Villanova in 2014 Jimmy V Classic

Maryland to travel to Madison Square Garden as part of doubleheader.

By Alex Prewitt  |  02:16 PM ET, 04/02/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:11 AM ET, 04/01/2014

Terps’ Mark Turgeon coaching in college all-star game

The game will feature a reunion of coaches who played against each other in the Final Four in the 1980s.

By Alex Prewitt  |  09:11 AM ET, 04/01/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:07 AM ET, 03/25/2014

Former Terps coach Gary Williams elected to National Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame

Williams will be inducted in November.

By Alex Prewitt  |  11:07 AM ET, 03/25/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Gary Williams, Men's basketball

Posted at 12:03 PM ET, 03/20/2014

Future Terps Melo Trimble, Dion Wiley selected for all-star game

The future back court will play together in Kentucky.

By Alex Prewitt  |  12:03 PM ET, 03/20/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:20 PM ET, 03/17/2014

Maryland basketball 2013-14 season in review

The statistics, highs, lows and big stories of the disappointing season.

By Alex Prewitt  |  12:20 PM ET, 03/17/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:16 PM ET, 03/16/2014

NIT: Terps left out of postseason

A disappointing season reached its nadir with the Terps getting passed up for the also-ran tournament.

By Alex Prewitt  |  09:16 PM ET, 03/16/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Men's basketball, NIT

Posted at 02:01 PM ET, 03/15/2014

Latest NIT projections predict Terps will open on the road

Terps seen as No. 5 seed in the NIT by many.

By Alex Prewitt  |  02:01 PM ET, 03/15/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:35 AM ET, 03/14/2014

Terps likely NIT-bound, but they haven’t thought about it yet

Mark Turgeon says better days are ahead for the program after early ACC tournament flame-out.

By Alex Prewitt  |  09:35 AM ET, 03/14/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 07:06 PM ET, 03/13/2014

After 61 years and an early exit, Terps say goodbye to the ACC

“We’re going to miss it,” Coach Mark Turgeon said. “We’re going to miss Greensboro.“

By Alex Prewitt  |  07:06 PM ET, 03/13/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:28 AM ET, 03/13/2014

Seth Allen’s tribute to former student manager Zach Lederer

Maryland point guard keeping Lederer’s memory close to his heart.

By Alex Prewitt  |  11:28 AM ET, 03/13/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Men's basketball, Zach Lederer

Posted at 11:17 AM ET, 03/13/2014

Eleven more stories about Terps forward John Auslander

More tales about Maryland’s unofficial coach-in-uniform.

By Alex Prewitt  |  11:17 AM ET, 03/13/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  John Auslander, Men's basketball

Posted at 09:11 AM ET, 03/13/2014

Maryland basketball vs. Florida State: Previewing the ACC tournament opener

The Terps begin their final ACC tournament against the Seminoles.

By Alex Prewitt  |  09:11 AM ET, 03/13/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 07:21 PM ET, 03/12/2014

After splitting regular-season games with FSU, Terps confident entering ACC tournament

Maryland got wrecked in Tallahassee then got revenge at home. On Thursday, it meets Florida State in Greensboro.

By Alex Prewitt  |  07:21 PM ET, 03/12/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 06:17 PM ET, 03/12/2014

Terps arrive at ACC tournament with heavy hearts after death of Zach Lederer

“It’s an emotional thing just because he’s been fighting cancer for so long and he’s been in our thoughts since the battle started,” forward John Auslander said.

By Matt Bonesteel  |  06:17 PM ET, 03/12/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Men's basketball, Zach Lederer

Posted at 09:48 AM ET, 03/12/2014

Terps pleased with mental improvements from Evan Smotrycz, Shaq Cleare

Transfer didn’t force his shots, and he had a good game vs. Virginia.

By Alex Prewitt  |  09:48 AM ET, 03/12/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:23 AM ET, 03/12/2014

Zach Lederer, former Terps basketball student manager, dies of cancer at 20

The former student manager who inspired the “Zaching” movement was 20 years old.

By Alex Prewitt  |  12:23 AM ET, 03/12/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Men's basketball, Zach Lederer, Zaching

Posted at 09:30 AM ET, 03/11/2014

For the Terps, an under-control and self-aware Seth Allen is best

When Allen dominated overtime against Virginia, he offered a glimpse of everything the Terps hoped their starting point guard can be.

By Alex Prewitt  |  09:30 AM ET, 03/11/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:02 PM ET, 03/10/2014

Terps guard Dez Wells named third team all-ACC

Wells, Coach Mark Turgeon said, has been Maryland’s best and most consistent player over the past two seasons.

By Alex Prewitt  |  02:02 PM ET, 03/10/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:27 PM ET, 03/10/2014

Terps spring football practice report: Day 5

The latest updates from Byrd Stadium.

By Alex Prewitt  |  01:27 PM ET, 03/10/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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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 08:51 PM ET, 03/09/2014

Terps seeded eighth, will face Florida State in ACC tournament

Terps will face the Seminoles for the third time this season, with a possible third match against Virginia ahead.

By Alex Prewitt  |  08:51 PM ET, 03/09/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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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 08:30 AM ET, 03/09/2014

Maryland basketball vs. No. 5 Virginia: Previewing the game

Terps look to leave the ACC on a high note.

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Posted at 07:38 PM ET, 03/08/2014

Maryland-Virginia pregame notes: Charles Mitchell has ‘paid his dues’

Sophomore forward won’t face further discipline after outburst during Virginia Tech game.

By Alex Prewitt  |  07:38 PM ET, 03/08/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 05:37 PM ET, 03/08/2014

Terps prepare for final ACC regular season game with mixed emotions

Maryland bittersweet ahead of ACC home finale.

By Alex Prewitt  |  05:37 PM ET, 03/08/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:17 AM ET, 03/07/2014

Film review: High post the key for Terps zone offense

Maryland was able to solve Virginia Tech’s zone fairly easily on Tuesday.

By Alex Prewitt  |  09:17 AM ET, 03/07/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 06:08 PM ET, 03/06/2014

No further discipline for Terps forward Charles Mitchell

Mitchell is eligible to play during the regular-season finale against Virginia on Sunday.

By Alex Prewitt  |  06:08 PM ET, 03/06/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:53 AM ET, 03/06/2014

Jake Layman breaks out of slump, but Terps still need consistent shooting from him

Sophomore came off the bench, and it seemed to have helped.

By Alex Prewitt  |  10:53 AM ET, 03/06/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jake Layman, Men's basketball

Posted at 02:26 PM ET, 03/05/2014

Maryland will wait to discipline Charles Mitchell after outburst

Sophomore forward was sent to the locker room after outburst during Tuesday’s game.

By Alex Prewitt  |  02:26 PM ET, 03/05/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Charles Mitchell, Men's basketball

Posted at 12:47 AM ET, 03/05/2014

Postgame: Terps must reconcile feel-good victory with potential loss of leading rebounder

The Terps earned the confidence boost, but will it come at a price?

By Alex Prewitt  |  12:47 AM ET, 03/05/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:49 PM ET, 03/04/2014

Terps forward Charles Mitchell leaves game after incident with coaches (Updated)

Maryland’s Charles Mitchell was sent to the locker room by Coach Mark Turgeon just before halftime.

By Alex Prewitt  |  09:49 PM ET, 03/04/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:27 PM ET, 03/04/2014

Pregame notes: Terps want Jake Layman to keep shooting

Sophomore has struggled in ACC play.

By Alex Prewitt  |  02:27 PM ET, 03/04/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:25 PM ET, 03/04/2014

Breaking down Maryland’s ACC tournament scenarios

Maryland is nearly locked into the No. 8 or No. 9 seed, though there’s a chance to end up No. 7 or No. 10.

By Alex Prewitt  |  12:25 PM ET, 03/04/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:04 AM ET, 03/04/2014

Maryland basketball vs. Virginia Tech: Previewing the game

Breaking down the penultimate regular-season ACC game in Maryland history and the 100th game with the Terps for Coach Mark Turgeon

By Alex Prewitt  |  11:04 AM ET, 03/04/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:31 PM ET, 03/03/2014

Quick turnaround forces Terps to forget another loss

“We have to have a short memory,” Coach Mark Turgeon said. “We’ve got to get fresh.”

By Alex Prewitt  |  01:31 PM ET, 03/03/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:13 AM ET, 03/03/2014

Postgame: Against Clemson, close still not enough for the Terps

Latest loss is reminiscent of the entire frustrating season.

By Alex Prewitt  |  09:13 AM ET, 03/03/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:30 AM ET, 03/03/2014

Maryland basketball vs. Clemson: Previewing the game

Terps will look to slow down Tigers’ K.J. McDaniels.

By Alex Prewitt  |  08:30 AM ET, 03/03/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:48 AM ET, 03/02/2014

Pregame notes: Terps struggling with late-game success

Plus Turgeon’s thoughts on Maryland’s first Big Ten schedule.

By Alex Prewitt  |  11:48 AM ET, 03/02/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 07:43 PM ET, 03/01/2014

Terps seeking more first-half production from Dez Wells

Wells’s second-half production has dwarfed his numbers in the first half of games.

By Alex Prewitt  |  07:43 PM ET, 03/01/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dez Wells, Men's basketball

Posted at 01:30 PM ET, 02/28/2014

Maryland receives inaugural Big Ten basketball home/road schedules

The men’s team is slated for home-and-homes against Indiana, Michigan State, Nebraska, Penn State and Rutgers.

By Alex Prewitt  |  01:30 PM ET, 02/28/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:23 AM ET, 02/26/2014

Terps film review: Breaking down the turnover problem vs. Syracuse

Terps committed a season-high 18 giveaways against the Orange.

By Alex Prewitt  |  09:23 AM ET, 02/26/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:12 PM ET, 02/25/2014

Video: Comcast Center had a flash mob again

Terps didn’t win, but fans had a good time.

By Alex Prewitt  |  12:12 PM ET, 02/25/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:46 AM ET, 02/25/2014

Morning review: Close again not good enough for desperate Terps

Maryland suffered second straight close loss to a top 10 team on Monday night.

By Alex Prewitt  |  09:46 AM ET, 02/25/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:19 AM ET, 02/25/2014

Terps-Syracuse postgame: Turgeon, Boeheim react to decisive no-call

“Don’t complain about that call,” said Jim Boeheim, clearly directed at his counterpart on the other bench. “Are you kidding me?“

By Alex Prewitt  |  12:19 AM ET, 02/25/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 03:00 PM ET, 02/24/2014

Mark Turgeon handed out some cheeseburgers to Maryland students

McDonalds, apparently. Also they were warm. Maryland’s Twitter account made a point to tell you that.

By Alex Prewitt  |  03:00 PM ET, 02/24/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:20 PM ET, 02/24/2014

Pregame notes: Terps take aim at famed Syracuse zone

Plus notes on Tyler Ennis and some leftovers from a conversation with C.J. Fair.

By Alex Prewitt  |  12:20 PM ET, 02/24/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:07 AM ET, 02/24/2014

Maryland basketball vs. Syracuse: Previewing the game

The Terps host the Orange in desperate need of a marquee win, while Syracuse is probably pretty upset after losing two straight.

By Alex Prewitt  |  10:07 AM ET, 02/24/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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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 10:43 AM ET, 02/20/2014

Terps’ Charles Mitchell moves on after Duke heartbreak

Forward has pieced together consecutive strong games.

By Alex Prewitt  |  10:43 AM ET, 02/20/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Charles Mitchell, Men's basketball

Posted at 09:39 AM ET, 02/19/2014

Under control and efficient, Terps guard Nick Faust sets career high

“I have to bring firepower off the bench,” junior guard said.

By Alex Prewitt  |  09:39 AM ET, 02/19/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Men's basketball, Nick Faust

Posted at 12:48 AM ET, 02/19/2014

Postgame: Terps survive hangover against Wake Forest

Maryland was sloppy and lazy at times against the Demon Deacons, but survived and immediately turned its attention to bigger fish ahead.

By Alex Prewitt  |  12:48 AM ET, 02/19/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:30 PM ET, 02/18/2014

Video: Terps manager Evan Lipinski paints mural honoring Zach Lederer

Former student manager battling cancer

By Alex Prewitt  |  02:30 PM ET, 02/18/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:06 PM ET, 02/18/2014

Maryland-Wake Forest pregame notes: The high-wire act of Terps forward Charles Mitchell

It’s usually either boom or bust for the Terps forward.

By Alex Prewitt  |  01:06 PM ET, 02/18/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:45 AM ET, 02/18/2014

Maryland basketball vs. Wake Forest: Previewing the game

Terps hope to avoid a letdown against the Demon Deacons.

By Alex Prewitt  |  11:45 AM ET, 02/18/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:31 AM ET, 02/18/2014

Nine things you should know about Terps forward Spencer Barks

Former walk-on is one of the Terps’ biggest characters.

By Alex Prewitt  |  09:31 AM ET, 02/18/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Men's basketball, Spencer Barks

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 08:54 PM ET, 02/17/2014

In seven minutes against Duke, Terps center Damonte Dodd ‘was tremendous’

Freshman Damonte Dodd played only seven minutes at Cameron Indoor on Saturday, but Mark Turgeon liked what he saw.

By Alex Prewitt  |  08:54 PM ET, 02/17/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Damonte Dodd, 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 12:00 PM ET, 02/16/2014

Postgame notes: Breaking down Maryland’s final possession against Duke

Plus items on Damonte Dodd, Roddy Peters and pictures from Cameron Indoor Stadium.

By Alex Prewitt  |  12:00 PM ET, 02/16/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:00 AM ET, 02/16/2014

Morning review: On the big stage, Dez Wells nearly carried the Terps to victory at Duke

With 17 points, all in the second half, the junior guard added another memorable game to the rivalry’s history vault.

By Alex Prewitt  |  08:00 AM ET, 02/16/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:14 PM ET, 02/15/2014

Maryland-Duke postgame: In losing heartbreaker, Terps close a rivalry ‘second to none’

Final ACC game between two bitter rivals lived up to the hype.

By Alex Prewitt  |  11:14 PM ET, 02/15/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:18 PM ET, 02/15/2014

Video: Nick Faust’s incredible one-handed slam

Rewatch the thunderous one-handed jam sure to wind up on “SportsCenter.“

By Alex Prewitt  |  10:18 PM ET, 02/15/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:01 PM ET, 02/15/2014

Terps-Duke pregame notes: A ‘great feeling’ for Hall of Fame finalist Gary Williams

Former Maryland coach humbled by the honor.

By Alex Prewitt  |  02:01 PM ET, 02/15/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:20 AM ET, 02/15/2014

Maryland basketball vs. No. 8 Duke: Previewing the game

Breaking down the matchup before the rivalry’s final game takes place.

By Alex Prewitt  |  10:20 AM ET, 02/15/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:38 PM ET, 02/14/2014

Maryland legend Gary Williams a finalist for Hall of Fame

Inductees will be announced in April.

By Alex Prewitt  |  08:38 PM ET, 02/14/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Gary Williams, Men's basketball

Posted at 05:22 PM ET, 02/14/2014

Terps discuss final regular season ACC matchup with Duke

“It’s going to be a tough challenge. We understand that. It always is when you play down there,” Mark Turgeon says.

By Alex Prewitt  |  05:22 PM ET, 02/14/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:15 AM ET, 02/14/2014

Previewing Maryland-Duke basketball from 1930

It was “the most attractive college basketball game of the young season“

By Alex Prewitt  |  11:15 AM ET, 02/14/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:05 AM ET, 02/14/2014

Fans share their Maryland -Duke basketball memories

The Terps and Blue Devils play their last regular season ACC game on Saturday.

By Alex Prewitt  |  10:05 AM ET, 02/14/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:02 AM ET, 02/13/2014

Film review: Takeaways from Terps-Cavs

Maryland’s weave wasn’t all that effective.

By Alex Prewitt  |  11:02 AM ET, 02/13/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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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 09:40 AM ET, 02/12/2014

Terps need slumping Evan Smotrycz to regain his confidence

Transfer has made only 3 of 18 shots over his past two games.

By Alex Prewitt  |  09:40 AM ET, 02/12/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Men's basketball

Posted at 08:00 AM ET, 02/11/2014

Postgame: Missed chances make latest loss tough to swallow, but Terps again see optimism

“We’re going to peak at some point,” Dez Wells said. “I’m not sure when it is, but we’re coming.“

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Tags:  Men's basketball

Posted at 03:21 PM ET, 02/10/2014

Watch the trailer for the Post’s Maryland-Duke basketball documentary

Preview the end of the rivalry, coming this week.

By Alex Prewitt  |  03:21 PM ET, 02/10/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Men's basketball

Posted at 10:43 AM ET, 02/10/2014

Pregame notes: Terps fouling too much, not rebounding enough

Plus notes on Evan Smotrycz and Roddy Peters struggling vs. FSU.

By Alex Prewitt  |  10:43 AM ET, 02/10/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Men's basketball

Posted at 09:22 AM ET, 02/10/2014

Maryland basketball vs. No. 20 Virginia: Previewing the game

The Terps are playing their best basketball of the season, but so are the host Cavaliers.

By Alex Prewitt  |  09:22 AM ET, 02/10/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  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 09:00 AM ET, 02/09/2014

Morning review: Seth Allen was on fire vs. FSU, but Terps need his leadership most

“He had control of our team,” Jake Layman said, and even after Allen had torched Florida State for 32 points, that’s what mattered most.

By Alex Prewitt  |  09:00 AM ET, 02/09/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Men's basketball

Posted at 08:12 PM ET, 02/08/2014

Maryland-Florida State postgame: Terps get revenge on Seminoles

Seth Allen led the way with 32 points, but said Saturday’s win was all about payback.

By Alex Prewitt  |  08:12 PM ET, 02/08/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Men's basketball

Posted at 06:06 PM ET, 02/08/2014

Video: Highlights from Terps’ win over Florida State

There was much to savor for the Terps.

By Matt Bonesteel  |  06:06 PM ET, 02/08/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Men's basketball

Posted at 10:54 AM ET, 02/08/2014

Terps pregame notes: Charles Mitchell likely to remain in starting lineup

With Mitchell in the starting lineup, who fills the void on the bench?

By Alex Prewitt  |  10:54 AM ET, 02/08/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Men's basketball

Posted at 09:45 AM ET, 02/08/2014

Maryland basketball vs. Florida State: Previewing the game

With games at Virginia and Duke ahead, Terps would love to get a home victory over the Seminoles.

By Alex Prewitt  |  09:45 AM ET, 02/08/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Men's basketball

Posted at 06:22 PM ET, 02/07/2014

Terps-Virginia start time on Feb. 10 moved to 9 p.m.

Due to President Obama’s visit, traffic will be expected in the Charlottesville area.

By Alex Prewitt  |  06:22 PM ET, 02/07/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Men's basketball

Posted at 05:55 PM ET, 02/07/2014

Terps still working to free Jake Layman for open looks

Against North Carolina, Maryland added two new actions to its offense that helped give Layman high-percentage looks.

By Alex Prewitt  |  05:55 PM ET, 02/07/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Men's basketball

Posted at 11:16 AM ET, 02/06/2014

Plenty to be frustrated about with Terps, but Mark Turgeon finds hope

Maryland basketball Coach Mark Turgeon finds hope as his team enters crucial stretch with games at 11th-ranked Duke and Virginia.

By Alex Prewitt  |  11:16 AM ET, 02/06/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Men's basketball

Posted at 08:16 AM ET, 02/05/2014

Postgame: Early stretches doomed the Terps vs. UNC despite second-half fight

First the Terps fell behind 19-3 before anyone could blink. Then they came back, before old bad habits returned again.

By Alex Prewitt  |  08:16 AM ET, 02/05/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Men's basketball

Posted at 11:55 AM ET, 02/04/2014

Terps-UNC pregame notes: Strength of schedule, Nick Faust and Mark Turgeon being a ‘jerk’

Maryland won’t be dinged for its schedule difficulty this season.

By Alex Prewitt  |  11:55 AM ET, 02/04/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Men's basketball

Posted at 09:44 AM ET, 02/04/2014

Maryland basketball vs. North Carolina: Previewing the game

The Terps begin an arduous four-game stretch in Chapel Hill.

By Alex Prewitt  |  09:44 AM ET, 02/04/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Men's basketball

Posted at 05:48 PM ET, 02/03/2014

Turgeon, Driesell, Williams reflect on Terps-UNC matchup coming to an end

The final regular-season matchup between Maryland and the Tar Heels as conference foes is happening Tuesday night at the Smith Center.

By Alex Prewitt  |  05:48 PM ET, 02/03/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Men's basketball

Posted at 09:00 AM ET, 02/02/2014

Morning review: Terps’ Seth Allen delivered most complete game of college career

Point guard seems close to full strength after missing the start of the season with a broken foot.

By Alex Prewitt  |  09:00 AM ET, 02/02/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Men's basketball

Posted at 05:56 PM ET, 02/01/2014

Postgame: Terps hope to use blowout win as ‘a building block’

Tough stretch of schedule awaits after Maryland’s easy win over Virginia Tech.

By Alex Prewitt  |  05:56 PM ET, 02/01/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Men's basketball

Posted at 05:14 PM ET, 02/01/2014

Terps’ Dez Wells didn’t start because he arrived late to breakfast

It was only the second time in Wells’s Maryland career that he didn’t start.

By Alex Prewitt  |  05:14 PM ET, 02/01/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:47 AM ET, 02/01/2014

Terps pregame notes: Dez Wells looking for his mid-range jumper

Plus notes on developing Roddy Peters, sitting Shaq Cleare and the best game of Evan Smotrycz’s career at Maryland.

By Alex Prewitt  |  11:47 AM ET, 02/01/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:00 AM ET, 02/01/2014

Maryland basketball vs. Virginia Tech: Previewing the game

If the Terps can stop the three-pointer, they should come away with the victory.

By Alex Prewitt  |  08:00 AM ET, 02/01/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Men's basketball

Posted at 06:07 PM ET, 01/31/2014

Defending screens is latest focus for Terps ahead of Virginia Tech game

Maryland looks to better disrupt its opponent’s office

By Alex Prewitt  |  06:07 PM ET, 01/31/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Men's basketball

Posted at 12:34 PM ET, 01/31/2014

Terps film review: Cracking the Miami matchup zone

The Terps did a good job against a tricky defense on Wednesday.

By Alex Prewitt  |  12:34 PM ET, 01/31/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Men's basketball

Posted at 12:39 PM ET, 01/30/2014

Terps hope Miami win will provide ‘a huge confidence booster’

Maryland hopes win over Hurricanes gives it momentum with tough slate of games on deck.

By Alex Prewitt  |  12:39 PM ET, 01/30/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Men's basketball

Posted at 09:58 AM ET, 01/30/2014

Maryland-Miami postgame: A ‘big-time shot’ from Dez Wells saved the Terps

“Big-time players make big-time plays,” Wells said. “I’m not a big-time player yet, but this is a step in the right direction.“

By Alex Prewitt  |  09:58 AM ET, 01/30/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Men's basketball

Posted at 12:49 PM ET, 01/29/2014

Maryland basketball vs. Miami: Previewing the game

Terps will have to be patient against the deliberate Hurricanes.

By Alex Prewitt  |  12:49 PM ET, 01/29/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Men's basketball

Posted at 09:38 AM ET, 01/29/2014

Maryland-Miami pregame notes: Terps freshmen struggling to find meaningful minutes

Roddy Peters, Damonte Dodd haven’t seen much playing time of late.

By Alex Prewitt  |  09:38 AM ET, 01/29/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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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 04:44 PM ET, 01/27/2014

Terps film review: Maryland fouled Pittsburgh far too many times

Only one of Maryland’s 29 fouls didn’t result in a turnover or free throws for Pittsburgh. That is not a good ratio.

By Alex Prewitt  |  04:44 PM ET, 01/27/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Men's basketball

Posted at 10:41 AM ET, 01/26/2014

Terps pleased with offensive improvement against Pittsburgh

“We just executed better,” Coach Mark Turgeon said. “We didn’t shoot so darn fast. You shoot fast you don’t have a chance.”

By Alex Prewitt  |  10:41 AM ET, 01/26/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Men's basketball

Posted at 11:07 PM ET, 01/25/2014

Maryland-Pittsburgh postgame: Different route produces familiar result for the Terps

“It’s just one of those years,” Coach Mark Turgeon said after loss to the Panthers.

By Alex Prewitt  |  11:07 PM ET, 01/25/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Men's basketball

Posted at 02:00 PM ET, 01/25/2014

Pregame notes: Pitt drubbing motivates Terps

“It motivates us a lot, “Dez Wells said of the 20-point loss to Pittsburgh. “You never want to lose a game, but you especially don’t want to lose at home.“

By Alex Prewitt  |  02:00 PM ET, 01/25/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Men's basketball

Posted at 12:48 PM ET, 01/25/2014

Maryland basketball vs. Pittsburgh: Previewing the game

The struggling Terps’ latest opportunity for redemption comes Saturday evening at Comcast Center with a rematch vs. No. 20 Pittsburgh.

By Alex Prewitt  |  12:48 PM ET, 01/25/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Men's basketball

Posted at 06:26 PM ET, 01/24/2014

Terps PG Roddy Peters struggling through mistakes, working on jump shot

“The last game was just because he wasn’t doing what I was asking,” Coach Mark Turgeon said about benching Peters. “That pretty blunt?“

By Alex Prewitt  |  06:26 PM ET, 01/24/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Men's basketball

Posted at 03:30 PM ET, 01/23/2014

Maryland radio analyst Chris Knoche: Terps have ‘some knuckleheads’

“I think there is a void there,” Knoche says in regard to the team’s lack of leadership.

By Alex Prewitt  |  03:30 PM ET, 01/23/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Men's basketball

Posted at 02:03 PM ET, 01/23/2014

Maryland’s NCAA tournament hopes not looking good based on recent history

Only six teams have earned at-large bids with five nonconference losses since 2011.

By Alex Prewitt  |  02:03 PM ET, 01/23/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Men's basketball

Posted at 01:44 PM ET, 01/22/2014

Terps-N.C. State film review: How Ralston Turner kept getting open

For one night, Wolfpack didn’t need its leading scorer.

By Alex Prewitt  |  01:44 PM ET, 01/22/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Men's basketball

Posted at 09:57 AM ET, 01/22/2014

Video: ‘Post Sports Live’ crew discusses Mark Turgeon, Terps

Should Maryland’s coach be feeling more pressure?

By Alex Prewitt  |  09:57 AM ET, 01/22/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Men's basketball

Posted at 09:40 AM ET, 01/21/2014

Terps again stewing over disappointing defeat, hope to move past it

“You always get frustrated,” Charles Mitchell said. “You always get down. But you have to have the next-play mentality and move onto the next thing.”

By Alex Prewitt  |  09:40 AM ET, 01/21/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Men's basketball

Posted at 07:00 AM ET, 01/21/2014

Postgame: Terps squander road opportunity, regress against the Wolfpack

An 11-point second-half lead was blown by the Terps as they again underwhelmed on the road.

By Alex Prewitt  |  07:00 AM ET, 01/21/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Men's basketball

Posted at 02:46 PM ET, 01/20/2014

Pregame notes: Late start times, low-post numbers and Seth Allen

Did you know: Charles Mitchell and Shaq Cleare each commit over six fouls per 40 minutes during ACC games.

By Alex Prewitt  |  02:46 PM ET, 01/20/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Men's basketball

Posted at 10:08 AM ET, 01/20/2014

Maryland basketball vs. North Carolina State: Previewing the game

Breaking down the final ACC game between the Terrapins and Wolfpack.

By Alex Prewitt  |  10:08 AM ET, 01/20/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:37 AM ET, 01/20/2014

T.J. Warren provides another high-volume scoring test for the Terps

No power-conference player takes a greater percentage of his team’s shots than the sophomore forward.

By Alex Prewitt  |  09:37 AM ET, 01/20/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:18 AM ET, 01/18/2014

Terps’ Nick Faust continued defensive resurgence vs. Notre Dame

“Nick Faust was tremendous,” Coach Mark Turgeon said. “Couldn’t take him out, he was so good defensively.“

By Alex Prewitt  |  11:18 AM ET, 01/18/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Men's basketball

Posted at 01:01 PM ET, 01/17/2014

Washington Post story on first Maryland-N.C. State ACC game

A packed house at Ritchie Coliseum saw the Terps top the Wolfpack.

By Alex Prewitt  |  01:01 PM ET, 01/17/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:28 AM ET, 01/17/2014

Film review: How the Terps solved Notre Dame’s zone defense

Maryland figured things out in the second half vs. the Irish.

By Alex Prewitt  |  10:28 AM ET, 01/17/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Men's basketball

Posted at 09:26 AM ET, 01/16/2014

In win over Notre Dame, Mark Turgeon says Dez Wells ‘became a big boy’

Swingman almost single-handedly carried the Terps to a much-needed victory in the second half.

By Alex Prewitt  |  09:26 AM ET, 01/16/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:18 AM ET, 01/16/2014

Postgame: Terps exhale, smile after much-needed win over Notre Dame

Maryland endured another abysmal first half, but unlike in its past two games, managed to overcome the deficit and win.

By Alex Prewitt  |  01:18 AM ET, 01/16/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:30 PM ET, 01/15/2014

Maryland basketball vs. Notre Dame: Previewing the game

Is this a must-win game for the Terps if they hope to salvage the season?

By Alex Prewitt  |  12:30 PM ET, 01/15/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:29 AM ET, 01/15/2014

Maryland-Notre Dame pregame notes: Terps ‘haven’t been good in certain phases’ of offense

Mark Turgeon’s motion offense sometimes doesn’t have much motion to it.

By Alex Prewitt  |  11:29 AM ET, 01/15/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 06:39 PM ET, 01/14/2014

Maryland Coach Mark Turgeon says latest blowout loss has ‘got to hurt overnight’

Terps Coach Mark Turgeon hoped his team thought long and hard about its latest setback against Florida State.

By Alex Prewitt  |  06:39 PM ET, 01/14/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 03:01 PM ET, 01/14/2014

Terps hoops to debut ‘Maryland Heritage’ uniforms vs. Notre Dame

Newest offering is white, features words and numbers.

By Alex Prewitt  |  03:01 PM ET, 01/14/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:15 AM ET, 01/14/2014

Terps basketball film review: defending the Florida State three-pointer

Plus other items of observation from Maryland’s 24-point loss in Tallahassee.

By Alex Prewitt  |  10:15 AM ET, 01/14/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:39 AM ET, 01/13/2014

Maryland basketball to play in 2014 CBE Hall of Fame Classic

By Alex Prewitt  |  10:39 AM ET, 01/13/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:25 AM ET, 01/13/2014

After latest blowout, Terps ‘just got to stay positive’

After the latest disaster, what else could Mark Turgeon and his players offer except unrelenting optimism?

By Alex Prewitt  |  09:25 AM ET, 01/13/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 07:58 AM ET, 01/13/2014

Postgame: Terps rarely competitive vs. Florida State, suffer another blowout loss

The Terps have lost consecutive games by a total of 44 points and, beneath a barrage of three-pointers, got buried in Tallahassee.

By Alex Prewitt  |  07:58 AM ET, 01/13/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:00 PM ET, 01/12/2014

Maryland basketball vs. Florida State: Previewing the game

Terps face a tall task -- literally -- against the lengthy, defensive-minded Seminoles.

By Alex Prewitt  |  12:00 PM ET, 01/12/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Men's basketball

Posted at 07:56 PM ET, 01/11/2014

Through four games, Seth Allen’s recovery a ‘work in progress’ for Terps

Point guard not yet ready to return to the starting lineup.

By Alex Prewitt  |  07:56 PM ET, 01/11/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 03:39 PM ET, 01/11/2014

Terps keeping Zach Lederer in their thoughts

Former team manager taken off life support but continues to battle cancer.

By Alex Prewitt  |  03:39 PM ET, 01/11/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:00 AM ET, 01/09/2014

Terps basketball film review: Defensive problems vs. Pittsburgh

Maryland’s issues were many against the Panthers.

By Alex Prewitt  |  09:00 AM ET, 01/09/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:21 PM ET, 01/07/2014

Terps basketball statistics review: Everything went wrong vs. Pittsburgh

Cold shooting, turnovers plagued Terps on Monday night.

By Alex Prewitt  |  01:21 PM ET, 01/07/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:33 PM ET, 01/06/2014

Postgame: Terps couldn’t ‘make a dent’ vs. Pittsburgh, squander road opportunity

The problems were legion. Mental toughness. Offensive execution. Rebounding. Defensive energy. The result? A 20-point blowout.

By Alex Prewitt  |  11:33 PM ET, 01/06/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:47 AM ET, 01/06/2014

Pregame notes: Seth Allen, Nick Faust enjoying reserve role together

Nick Faust and Seth Allen have excelled as tag-team reserves.

By Alex Prewitt  |  11:47 AM ET, 01/06/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:01 AM ET, 01/06/2014

Maryland basketball vs. Pittsburgh: Previewing the game

What you need to know about the Terps’ third road game of the season.

By Alex Prewitt  |  10:01 AM ET, 01/06/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 05:51 PM ET, 01/05/2014

Quick turnaround, road game at Pittsburgh will test Maryland’s depth

“I’d like to think we’re going to be ready to handle it,” Turgeon said.

By Alex Prewitt  |  05:51 PM ET, 01/05/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:00 AM ET, 01/05/2014

Morning review: Terps’ post play improved vs. shorthanded Georgia Tech

Shaq Cleare comes up big against the Yellow Jackets.

By Alex Prewitt  |  09:00 AM ET, 01/05/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 06:44 PM ET, 01/04/2014

Terps-Georgia Tech postgame: Nick Faust continues provide consistency off the bench

Junior scores game-high 16 points vs. Yellow jackets.

By Alex Prewitt  |  06:44 PM ET, 01/04/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Men's basketball, Nick Faust

Posted at 11:55 AM ET, 01/04/2014

Maryland basketball pregame notes: Mark Turgeon calls post play a ‘guessing game’

Plus more on Jake Layman’s usage, Evan Smotrycz’s cunning drives and a brutally honest quote from Seth Allen.

By Alex Prewitt  |  11:55 AM ET, 01/04/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:00 AM ET, 01/04/2014

Maryland basketball vs. Georgia Tech: Previewing the ACC home opener

Breaking down the matchup before the first conference home game of Maryland’s final ACC season.

By Alex Prewitt  |  08:00 AM ET, 01/04/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 05:04 PM ET, 01/03/2014

Even after return, Seth Allen works toward becoming 100 percent

“The pain is how much you can take,” Coach Mark Turgeon said. “He’s got to set that for us.”

By Alex Prewitt  |  05:04 PM ET, 01/03/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Men's basketball, Seth Allen

Posted at 10:29 AM ET, 01/02/2014

Entering 2014, Terps still struggling to find front-court consistency

Jonathan Graham, Shaq Cleare, Charles Mitchell yet to get going this season.

By Alex Prewitt  |  10:29 AM ET, 01/02/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 06:49 PM ET, 12/31/2013

Postgame: New depth on display in New Years’ Eve win vs. NC Central

With Seth Allen back, Coach Mark Turgeon said, the Terps are totally different.

By Alex Prewitt  |  06:49 PM ET, 12/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:45 AM ET, 12/31/2013

Maryland basketball vs. North Carolina Central: Previewing the game

Terps can’t afford to take the Eagles lightly.

By Alex Prewitt  |  09:45 AM ET, 12/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 05:22 PM ET, 12/30/2013

Turgeon: Jonathan Graham to make first start with Terps vs. N.C. Central

Plus notes on Seth Allen’s injury and a friendship that began with Barney.

By Alex Prewitt  |  05:22 PM ET, 12/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Men's basketball

Posted at 11:26 AM ET, 12/30/2013

After season debut for Terps, recovery takes precedence for Seth Allen

After scoring 15 points in 21 minutes, how will the sophomore point guard respond before the next game?

By Alex Prewitt  |  11:26 AM ET, 12/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Men's basketball, Seth Allen

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 01:32 PM ET, 12/29/2013

Pregame notes: Seth Allen to make season debut versus Tulsa

Plus notes on the big men, Jonathan Graham and Roddy Peters’ shooting numbers.

By Alex Prewitt  |  01:32 PM ET, 12/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:57 PM ET, 12/29/2013

Maryland basketball vs. Tulsa: Previewing the game

Breaking down the Sunday nightcap.

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Posted at 02:20 PM ET, 12/28/2013

Terps-Tulsa a reunion for former teammates Mark Turgeon, Danny Manning

The former Kansas teammates will reunite at Comcast Center on Sunday.

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Posted at 01:44 PM ET, 12/28/2013

Terps point guard Seth Allen practices, close to returning

Allen could play on Sunday against Tulsa, provided he doesn’t experience any lingering soreness.

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Posted at 12:10 PM ET, 12/23/2013

Video: Terrapins sing ‘Jingle Bell Rock’

It’s...something.

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Posted at 12:39 PM ET, 12/22/2013

Defensive letdowns sank Terps versus Boston University

The Terps buckled on the defensive end against the Terriers and suffered another upset loss because of it.

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Posted at 06:07 PM ET, 12/21/2013

Postgame: Terps support Turgeon after latest letdown

“Personally I’d run through a wall for the guy,” Evan Smotrycz said of Turgeon. “I think he does a great job. This is in no way a reflection of him.”

By Alex Prewitt  |  06:07 PM ET, 12/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:00 PM ET, 12/21/2013

Terps-BU pregame notes: Turgeon approaches win No. 300

With a win against Boston, Mark Turgeon will join the 300 club, while Dez Wells closes in on 1,000 points.

By Alex Prewitt  |  12:00 PM ET, 12/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:00 AM ET, 12/21/2013

Maryland basketball vs. Boston University: Previewing the game

Breaking down the team’s return from final exams against a Terriers team on a three-game losing streak.

By Alex Prewitt  |  08:00 AM ET, 12/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:57 PM ET, 12/20/2013

Maryland assistant Scott Spinelli reflects on playing career at BU

Spinelli played for three seasons at BU and will now face his alma mater for the first time

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Posted at 02:40 PM ET, 12/20/2013

Terps zone offense expands with Roddy Peters on the floor

Turgeon apologized to Peters for not playing him more against Florida Atlantic’s zone defense.

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Posted at 09:37 AM ET, 12/20/2013

Video: Terps signees Dion Wiley, Melo Trimble square off

At 7:30 p.m. on Saturday at Wise High School, Trimble and Wiley will square off for just the second time ever.

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Posted at 09:35 AM ET, 12/16/2013

Roddy Peters ‘getting it done’ for Terps

Until Seth Allen returns, and perhaps even after, Maryland appears to have found its answer at point guard.

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Posted at 06:47 PM ET, 12/14/2013

Struggling Shaq Cleare takes small step forward for Terps vs. FAU

Sophomore big man scores 10 points.

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Tags:  Men's basketball, Shaquille Cleare

Posted at 06:33 PM ET, 12/14/2013

Maryland-FAU postgame: Terps do enough to avoid upset

“We have to be much more unselfish on both ends of the floor,” Mark Turgeon says.

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Posted at 09:00 AM ET, 12/14/2013

Maryland basketball vs. Florida Atlantic: Previewing the game

After nice win against BC, Terps hope to avoid letdown

By Alex Prewitt  |  09:00 AM ET, 12/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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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 12:00 PM ET, 12/12/2013

Maryland-BC pregame notes: The curious case of Nick Faust

Junior may once again be relegated to the bench against BC.

By Alex Prewitt  |  12:00 PM ET, 12/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:15 AM ET, 12/12/2013

Maryland basketball vs. Boston College: Previewing the ACC opener

Terps, Eagles both looking for reversal of fortune in ACC opener.

By Alex Prewitt  |  11:15 AM ET, 12/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 03:40 PM ET, 12/11/2013

Defensive struggles, lack of rim protection continue to hurt Terps

Alex Len’s absence beginning to have an effect on Terps this season.

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Posted at 12:19 PM ET, 12/11/2013

Roddy Peters now the ‘best option’ at point guard, Terps Coach Mark Turgeon says

With no other options, Turgeon will turn to the freshman against Boston College.

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Tags:  Men's basketball, Roddy Peters

Posted at 08:58 AM ET, 12/09/2013

Postgame notes: Transfer Jonathan Graham provided surprise boost for Terps

Plus notes on Varun Ram, Roddy Peters, and Turgeon’s technical foul.

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Posted at 11:43 PM ET, 12/08/2013

Postgame: Heartbreaking finish masked more Terps struggles at BB&T Classic

Maurice Creek’s jumper with 0.6 seconds left lifted George Washington, but the Terps again struggled early.

By Alex Prewitt  |  11:43 PM ET, 12/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:24 PM ET, 12/08/2013

BB&T Classic: Maryland vs. George Washington preview

Previewing Sunday’s BB&T Classic at Verizon Center.

By Alex Prewitt  |  01:24 PM ET, 12/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:15 PM ET, 12/08/2013

Pregame notes: Defense keeping Charles Mitchell from starting role

“My effort offensively is different from my effort defensively,” the sophomore forward said.

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Posted at 05:58 PM ET, 12/07/2013

Back-court changes make sense for Terps entering BB&T Classic

Dez Wells has been more productive when playing off the ball this season.

By Alex Prewitt  |  05:58 PM ET, 12/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:37 PM ET, 12/06/2013

George Washington Coach Mike Lonergan talks Terps, BB&T Classic

Colonials are 7-1, receiving votes in AP poll

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Posted at 04:02 PM ET, 12/06/2013

Mark Turgeon created a milkshake that will now be sold for public consumption

Maryland’s coach wins frozen-novelty portion of BB&T Classic.

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Posted at 09:52 AM ET, 12/06/2013

Film review: Diagnosing Maryland’s defensive struggles against Ohio State

Things got out of hand early for the Terps, thanks to poor rotations and transitions.

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Posted at 10:23 AM ET, 12/05/2013

Terps notes: Jake Layman shut down versus Ohio State

Buckeyes hold Maryland’s leading scorer to just two points.

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Tags:  Jake Layman, Men's basketball

Posted at 09:40 AM ET, 12/05/2013

With reminders everywhere, Terps again brush aside any Big Ten talk

Loss to Ohio State takes precedence over thoughts about the future.

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Posted at 12:01 AM ET, 12/05/2013

Postgame: Terps buckle beneath pressure in ACC/Big Ten Challenge loss to Ohio State

The game had gotten away from Maryland by halftime, when Ohio State led by 17 points.

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Posted at 02:00 PM ET, 12/04/2013

Maryland-Ohio State pregame notes: Charles Mitchell discusses free throw woes

Sophomore is shooting 28.1 percent from the free throw line this season.

By Alex Prewitt  |  02:00 PM ET, 12/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:50 AM ET, 12/04/2013

Maryland basketball vs. Ohio State: Previewing the ACC/Big Ten Challenge

Terps face quite the challenge against the No. 5 Buckeyes.

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Posted at 05:07 PM ET, 12/03/2013

Nick Faust spells Coach K’s last name

K-R-E-Y-S-C-H-E-W-I-Z-Z-L-E.

By Alex Prewitt  |  05:07 PM ET, 12/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:52 PM ET, 12/03/2013

Terps face big challenge in Ohio State guards Aaron Craft, Shannon Scott

Buckeyes’ back court a menace defensively.

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Posted at 12:12 PM ET, 12/03/2013

Terps, Mark Turgeon see opportunity vs. Ohio State in ACC/Big Ten Challenge

Maryland looking to score resume-building win over fifth-ranked Buckeyes.

By Alex Prewitt  |  12:12 PM ET, 12/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:57 PM ET, 12/02/2013

Before Big Ten return, transfer Evan Smotrycz has already given Terps plenty

The Michigan transfer has been stellar offensively for the Terps, and a surprise on the boards.

By Alex Prewitt  |  01:57 PM ET, 12/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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