Terrapins Insider: recruiting


Posted at 09:34 AM ET, 12/13/2013

Two top Terps football targets scheduled to announce decisions on Friday

Will mammoth DeMatha tackle Brock Ruble stay close to home?

By Alex Prewitt  |  09:34 AM ET, 12/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:00 AM ET, 11/15/2013

Maryland basketball announces recruiting class of 2014

“We added four very skilled players,” Coach Mark Turgeon says

By Alex Prewitt  |  11:00 AM ET, 11/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:00 PM ET, 11/12/2013

Four Terps basketball commitments expected to sign letters of intent this week

No surprises expected from highly touted recruiting class.

By Alex Prewitt  |  04:00 PM ET, 11/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:56 PM ET, 10/26/2013

Local offensive lineman E.J. Donahue tweets commitment to Maryland

Linganore High recruit checks in at 6 feet 5 and 330 pound.

By Alex Prewitt  |  08:56 PM ET, 10/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:52 AM ET, 10/03/2013

Whether 'underrated or 'overlooked,' Jordan Noil worked his way to Maryland

Defensive back picks Terps after being lightly recruited.

By Alex Prewitt  |  11:52 AM ET, 10/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:26 PM ET, 10/01/2013

Georgia safety Jordan Noil commits to Maryland

Noil is the first defensive back to commit for Coach Randy Edsall's upcoming recruiting class.

By Alex Prewitt  |  02:26 PM ET, 10/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:41 PM ET, 09/28/2013

After idolizing Stefon Diggs for years, Juwann Winfree plans to join him at Maryland

Terps' win on Saturday against West Virginia sealed the deal for recruit's family.

By Alex Prewitt  |  01:41 PM ET, 09/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:32 PM ET, 09/27/2013

Maryland football receives commitment from four-star WR Juwann Winfree

Terps should contiune to be well stocked at wide receiver next season.

By Alex Prewitt  |  04:32 PM ET, 09/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:00 PM ET, 08/22/2013

Trayvon Reed says Maryland was 'in his heart for a long time'

Prep center's visit to Maryland merely sealed the deal.

By Alex Prewitt  |  01:00 PM ET, 08/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 05:18 PM ET, 07/25/2013

Terps offer F Tomas Murphy, rising ninth-grader with NBA bloodlines

Murphy's father played for the Washington Bullets.

By Alex Prewitt  |  05:18 PM ET, 07/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:31 AM ET, 07/15/2013

Maryland basketball recruiting roundup: Terps pledges, targets shine on summer circuit

Dion Wiley, in particular, has a big outing at Peach Jam.

By Alex Prewitt  |  11:31 AM ET, 07/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:36 AM ET, 07/10/2013

With bronze medal in tow, Maryland target Martin Geben turns attention to Peach Jam, recruitment

Lithuanian playing this summer for Team Takeover.

By Alex Prewitt  |  11:36 AM ET, 07/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:38 AM ET, 07/09/2013

Maryland links and recruiting roundup: Terps basketball to host FAU in December

Nonconference schedule starting to come into shape.

By Alex Prewitt  |  11:38 AM ET, 07/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:02 PM ET, 06/25/2013

Maryland football adds another class of 2014 commitment

Defensive lineman Brett Kulka had numerous offers, none from other BCS schools.

By Alex Prewitt  |  02:02 PM ET, 06/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:55 AM ET, 06/19/2013

Terps football commit Andrew Gray brings tough streak to Maryland

"He has a nasty disposition," high school coach says, proudly, of latest Maryland football commitment.

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Posted at 03:27 PM ET, 06/18/2013

At football camp, Terps offer scholarships to brothers of current players

Siblings make for intriguing targets.

By Alex Prewitt  |  03:27 PM ET, 06/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 03:10 PM ET, 06/17/2013

After committment from Jared Nickens, Maryland turns its attention to class of 2014 big men

Terps have 2014 back court sewn up, will look inside for final scholarship.

By Alex Prewitt  |  03:10 PM ET, 06/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:01 AM ET, 06/11/2013

DL prospect Chibuzo Ukandu has brotherly Maryland connection

Azubuike Ukandu, his brother, redshirted for Maryland last season.

By Alex Prewitt  |  10:01 AM ET, 06/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:34 PM ET, 06/10/2013

Gilman DL Melvin Keihn patient through recruiting process

"You can't rush your decision," coveted recruit says.

By Alex Prewitt  |  01:34 PM ET, 06/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:35 PM ET, 06/07/2013

With Dion Wiley committed, Terps pressing hard for Team Takeover teammate Phil Booth

Maryland looking to go all-in on back court.

By Alex Prewitt  |  02:35 PM ET, 06/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:11 PM ET, 06/05/2013

Terps basketball target Jared Nickens chats about recruitment

Swingman still making official visits, says he's "not close to making a decision."

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Posted at 10:51 AM ET, 06/03/2013

Pennsylvania defensive lineman David Shaw commits to Maryland

Class of 2014 recruit flew under the radar a bit, but was quite familiar to Coach Randy Edsall.

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Posted at 02:21 PM ET, 05/13/2013

Maryland Football recruiting: CB Troy Vincent Jr. pushes back decision

The Gilman junior and son of a former NFL star is linked to Maryland and a number of other programs.

By Alex Prewitt  |  02:21 PM ET, 05/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:48 AM ET, 05/10/2013

Johnathan Thomas makes quick work of recruiting process, chooses Maryland

Running back prospect has long been known for his speed.

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Posted at 03:12 PM ET, 05/09/2013

Massachusetts RB Johnathan Thomas commits to Maryland

Thomas is seen as a four- or three-star recruit, depending on who's doing the grading.

By Alex Prewitt  |  03:12 PM ET, 05/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:02 AM ET, 02/07/2013

National Signing Day notes: Randy Edsall high on Shane Cockerille's passing abilities

Shane will fit in well with what we're doing offensively, Maryland's coach says.

By Alex Prewitt  |  11:02 AM ET, 02/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 05:32 PM ET, 02/06/2013

National Signing Day 2013: Terps round out class with three late signees

The three recruits who were still undecided entering Wednesday all picked Maryland.

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Posted at 04:50 PM ET, 02/06/2013

Story time with Randy Edsall: How he got chased while recruiting DB Will Likely

Maryland's coach had a harrowing experience with defensive coordinator Brian Stewart in Florida.

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Posted at 01:22 PM ET, 02/06/2013

National Signing Day 2013: Big day for Maryland football

The three big undecideds all decided on the Terps.

By Matt Bonesteel  |  01:22 PM ET, 02/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:45 AM ET, 02/06/2013

National Signing Day 2013: athlete Jacquille Veii

The local product chooses Maryland over Nebraska and Northwestern.

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Posted at 11:15 AM ET, 02/06/2013

National Signing Day: tackle Derwin Gray

Gray is seen as one of the nation's top offensive line recruits.

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Posted at 11:06 AM ET, 02/06/2013

National Signing Day 2013: inside linebacker Yannick Ngakoue

The highly rated prospect chose the Terps over South Carolina and Florida State.

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Posted at 10:55 AM ET, 02/06/2013

National Signing Day 2013: Inside linebacker Cavon Walker

The inside linebacker was a second-team All-Met at Friendship Collegiate.

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Posted at 10:25 AM ET, 02/06/2013

National Signing Day 2013: tackle Malik Jones

Jones helped lead Dunbar to consecutive Maryland titles his junior and senior seasons.

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Posted at 10:18 AM ET, 02/06/2013

National Signing Day 2013: wide receiver Taivon Jacobs

In a bit of a stunner, Jacobs picks Maryland over Ohio State.

By Alex Prewitt  |  10:18 AM ET, 02/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:14 AM ET, 02/06/2013

National Signing Day 2013: Cornerback Jarrett Ross

The cornerback recruit is the brother of rising Maryland junior running back Brandon Ross

By Alex Prewitt  |  10:14 AM ET, 02/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:05 AM ET, 02/06/2013

National Signing Day 2013: defensive lineman Kingsley Opara

Opara had 42 tackles (11 for a loss) and 10 sacks as a high school senior.

By Alex Prewitt  |  10:05 AM ET, 02/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:40 AM ET, 02/06/2013

National Signing Day 2013: safety Elvis Dennah

As a high school senior, Dennah had 53 tackles (10 for a loss) and four sacks.

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Posted at 09:01 AM ET, 02/06/2013

National Signing Day 2013: outside linebacker Jermaine Carter

The outside linebacker had 90 tackles, three sacks, seven forced fumbles and one interception as a high school senior.

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Posted at 08:59 AM ET, 02/06/2013

National Signing Day 2013: tackle Moise Larose

Larose was a first-team All-Met from Wilde Lake High.

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Posted at 08:55 AM ET, 02/06/2013

National Signing Day 2013: quarterback Shane Cockerille

Four-star recruit was Maryland's from the start.

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Posted at 08:33 AM ET, 02/06/2013

National Signing Day 2013: defensive end Chandler Burkett

Burkett had previously committed to Florida International but switched to Maryland

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Posted at 08:21 AM ET, 02/06/2013

National Signing Day 2013: guard Jajuan Dulaney

The guard was named all-state in Georgia as a high school senior.

By Alex Prewitt  |  08:21 AM ET, 02/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:19 AM ET, 02/06/2013

National Signing Day 2013: Outside linebacker Jalen Brooks

The Georgia product is also a strong student who also wrestles.

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Posted at 07:43 AM ET, 02/06/2013

National Signing Day 2013: athlete Milan Collins

Two-way standout in high school likely to be a defensive back with Maryland.

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Posted at 07:41 AM ET, 02/06/2013

National Signing Day 2013: tight end Andrew Isaacs

Isaacs had offers from Boston College and Connecticut, among others.

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Posted at 07:34 AM ET, 02/06/2013

National Signing Day 2013: athlete DeAndre Lane

The high school running back will likely be a slot receiver for the Terps.

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Posted at 03:55 PM ET, 02/05/2013

National Signing Day 2013: outside linebacker Derrick Hayward

Hayward tallied 50 tackles, three sacks and two fumble recoveries as a high school senior.

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Posted at 02:06 PM ET, 02/05/2013

National Signing Day 2013: Previewing the Terps class

Maryland still is awaiting an answer from a few recruits.

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Posted at 11:40 AM ET, 01/17/2013

Maryland football announces signing day celebration

Come meet some of the newest Terps on Feb. 6 in College Park.

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Posted at 05:34 PM ET, 10/04/2012

Harrison Twins pick Kentucky

The coveted recruits from Texas announce on national television that they will play for John Calipari and the NCAA champion wildcats starting with the 2013-14 season.

By Alex Prewitt  |  05:34 PM ET, 10/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:46 PM ET, 10/01/2012

Harrison twins to announce choice Thursday on ESPNU

The highly touted recruits will pick between Maryland and Kentucky at 5 p.m.

By Alex Prewitt  |  08:46 PM ET, 10/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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