Terrapins Insider: women's basketball


Posted at 03:36 PM ET, 04/06/2014

A trip to women’s Final Four that won’t get off the ground

Cancellations at Reagan National Airport leave several Terrapins fans in limbo before national semifinal vs. Notre Dame.

By Mike Wise  |  03:36 PM ET, 04/06/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Women's basketball

Posted at 07:41 PM ET, 04/05/2014

Final Four ‘a great experience’ for Terps freshmen

Lexie Brown, Brionna Jones and Shatori Walker-Kimbrough have Maryland poised for future success.

By Gene Wang  |  07:41 PM ET, 04/05/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Women's basketball

Posted at 04:44 PM ET, 04/03/2014

As reserves, Terps seniors Sequoia Austin and Essence Townsend still making their mark

“They’re great,” Alyssa Thomas says. “They support us no matter what. They get after us.

By Alex Prewitt  |  04:44 PM ET, 04/03/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Women's basketball

Posted at 04:21 PM ET, 04/03/2014

Alyssa Thomas continues to shatter Terps records and no one can keep track

Setting new standards just part of the routine for Maryland’s senior standout.

By Alex Prewitt  |  04:21 PM ET, 04/03/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alyssa Thomas, Women's basketball

Posted at 05:19 PM ET, 04/02/2014

Terps ‘still haven’t come down’

Coach Brenda Frese praises her team’s toughness in beating Louisville, advancing to Final Four.

By Gene Wang  |  05:19 PM ET, 04/02/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Women's basketball

Posted at 10:52 AM ET, 04/02/2014

Kevin Durant congratulates Terps via Twitter

NBA star from Seat Pleasant keeping tabs on Maryland

By Gene Wang  |  10:52 AM ET, 04/02/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Women's basketball

Posted at 01:08 PM ET, 04/01/2014

Maryland’s Alyssa Thomas named all-American

Senior standout honored for second time in her career

By Gene Wang  |  01:08 PM ET, 04/01/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Women's basketball

Posted at 04:00 PM ET, 03/31/2014

Terps women brace for hostile crowd

Maryland women bracing for hostile environment on Louisville’s home court.

By Gene Wang  |  04:00 PM ET, 03/31/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Women's basketball

Posted at 04:24 PM ET, 03/30/2014

Terps’ Alyssa Thomas wins players-of-year matchup

Tennessee’s Meighan Simmons has a good game, but Thomas is better

By Gene Wang  |  04:24 PM ET, 03/30/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Women's basketball

Posted at 05:19 PM ET, 03/29/2014

NCAA tournament: Terps stay relaxed in final practice

Maryland women savor atmosphere of Sweet 16 but are bracing for physical game against Tennessee.

By Gene Wang  |  05:19 PM ET, 03/29/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Women's basketball

Posted at 07:06 PM ET, 03/28/2014

NCAA tournament: Maryland women’s basketball tunes up for Tennessee

Terps get a dose of “Rocky Top” during practice on Friday.

By Gene Wang  |  07:06 PM ET, 03/28/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Women's basketball

Posted at 08:13 AM ET, 03/26/2014

Terps get boost from reserves

Terrapins get help from reserves in NCAA tournament to advance to round of 16.

By Gene Wang  |  08:13 AM ET, 03/26/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Women's basketball

Posted at 04:56 PM ET, 03/24/2014

Terps’ Brenda Frese addresses NCAA tournament sites

Regarding neutral sites for early-round tournament games, Maryland coach says, ‘ I don’t think we’re there yet from an attendance issue.’

By Gene Wang  |  04:56 PM ET, 03/24/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Women's basketball

Posted at 03:43 PM ET, 03/22/2014

Terps AD Kevin Anderson, Army Coach Dave Magarity share strong bond

While AD at Army, Anderson promoted Magarity to head coach after the sudden death of Coach Maggie Dixon.

By Gene Wang  |  03:43 PM ET, 03/22/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Women's basketball

Posted at 11:15 AM ET, 03/05/2014

Terps’ Alyssa Thomas named ACC player of year again

Senior becomes second ACC player to win the award three times.

By Gene Wang  |  11:15 AM ET, 03/05/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Women's basketball

Posted at 04:35 PM ET, 03/04/2014

Terps’ Alyssa Thomas, Lexie Brown earn ACC honors

Alyssa Thomas voted first-team all-ACC for third straight year while Lexie Brown named to all-freshman team.

By Gene Wang  |  04:35 PM ET, 03/04/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Women's basketball

Posted at 02:45 PM ET, 01/14/2014

Terps’ Alyssa Thomas named to USA national team pool

Maryland star is one of only six college players given the honor.

By Alex Prewitt  |  02:45 PM ET, 01/14/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alyssa Thomas, Women's basketball

Posted at 01:14 PM ET, 12/03/2013

No. 8 Maryland women to take on Ohio State

Terps to play final challenge game as an ACC team before switching sides

By Gene Wang  |  01:14 PM ET, 12/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Women's basketball

Posted at 11:05 AM ET, 10/23/2013

Maryland’s Alyssa Thomas named ACC preseason player of the year

Thomas has won the postseason POY award the last two seasons.

By Gene Wang  |  11:05 AM ET, 10/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Women's basketball

Posted at 04:21 PM ET, 10/09/2013

Maryland women's basketball eager to start season with full roster

Injuries hindered Terrapins last season

By Gene Wang  |  04:21 PM ET, 10/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Women's basketball

Posted at 02:01 PM ET, 05/16/2013

Maryland women's basketball to face Ohio State

Maryland, which has never lost in the ACC/Big Ten Challenge, will host a future conference rival on Dec. 5.

By Gene Wang  |  02:01 PM ET, 05/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Women's basketball

Posted at 09:44 AM ET, 05/16/2013

Maryland center Alicia DeVaughn invited to U.S. trials

DeVaughn was stabilizing presence for injury-ravaged Terps last season.

By Alex Prewitt  |  09:44 AM ET, 05/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Women's basketball

Posted at 03:13 PM ET, 04/02/2013

Maryland's Alyssa Thomas, Tiana Hawkins named to all-American teams

Thomas named AP second-teamer, Hawkins an honorable mention.

By Gene Wang  |  03:13 PM ET, 04/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Women's basketball

Posted at 09:09 PM ET, 03/30/2013

Limited back court catches up with Terps women

Terps just didn't have the numbers to keep up with the Huskies in the Sweet 16.

By Gene Wang  |  09:09 PM ET, 03/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Women's basketball

Posted at 01:23 PM ET, 03/24/2013

Chloe Pavlech gains inspiration from former Terp Kristi Toliver

Freshman draws inspiration from member of national title team.

By Gene Wang  |  01:23 PM ET, 03/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Women's basketball

Posted at 03:16 PM ET, 03/22/2013

Quinnipiac makes NCAA tournament debut against Maryland

The Bobcats enter Saturday's game on a 22-game winning streak.

By Gene Wang  |  03:16 PM ET, 03/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Women's basketball

Posted at 12:29 PM ET, 03/07/2013

Maryland's Brenda Frese, Alyssa Thomas receive ACC honors

Maryland's coach and star player kept their team afloat despite a rash of injuries to other Terrapins.

By Gene Wang  |  12:29 PM ET, 03/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Women's basketball

Posted at 04:00 PM ET, 03/05/2013

Maryland women's basketball players earn all-ACC honors

Tianna Hawkins and Alyssa Thomas named to all-ACC first team, freshman also win accolades.

By Gene Wang  |  04:00 PM ET, 03/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:57 AM ET, 02/12/2013

Brenda Frese: 'I'm always going to fight for our players'

The Maryland women's coach was ejected for the first time in her career on Monday night.

By Gene Wang  |  08:57 AM ET, 02/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Women's basketball

Posted at 11:40 AM ET, 01/29/2013

Maryland's Chloe Pavlech named ACC rookie of the week

Pavlech scored 18 points against North Carolina.

By Gene Wang  |  11:40 AM ET, 01/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chloe Pavlech, Women's basketball

Posted at 04:53 PM ET, 01/22/2013

Terps women lose another starter -- Tierney Pfirman -- to injury

Maryland's second-leading scorer is out at least one month with a dislocated right kneecap.

By Gene Wang  |  04:53 PM ET, 01/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Women's basketball

Posted at 07:15 AM ET, 11/30/2012

Maryland guard Laurin Mincy lost for season with torn ACL

The junior tore her right ACL in the Terps' win over Nebraska.

By Gene Wang  |  07:15 AM ET, 11/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Laurin Mincy, Women's basketball

Posted at 03:18 PM ET, 11/20/2012

Maryland women's basketball embraces Big Ten move

Brenda Frese says she's "thrilled" about the move.

By Gene Wang  |  03:18 PM ET, 11/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Women's basketball

Posted at 10:23 AM ET, 10/30/2012

Maryland women’s basketball Tuesday exhibition canceled

Aftermath of Hurricane Sandy shuts down all activities on College Park campus.

By Alex Prewitt  |  10:23 AM ET, 10/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:15 PM ET, 10/16/2012

Alyssa Thomas named ACC preseason player of year

Tianna Hawkins and Laurin Mincy also named to the ACC preseason all-conference team.

By Gene Wang  |  02:15 PM ET, 10/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Women's basketball

Posted at 12:37 PM ET, 10/13/2012

VIDEO: Maryland Madness kicks things off in style

The Terrapins basketball teams put on a really big show on Friday night.

By Matt Bonesteel  |  12:37 PM ET, 10/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Basketball, Men's basketball, Women's 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 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