Maryland basketball vs. Florida State: Open discussion thread

January 9, 2013

Good evening from Comcast Center, where Maryland (13-1, 1-0 ACC) tips off against Florida State (9-5, 1-0 ACC) at 8 p.m. For those asking on Twitter, the ACC matchup will be broadcast on WDCA-20 in D.C., WNUV-54 in Baltimore and ESPN3.com if game is not televised in your area. 

The Terrapins are seeking their 14th straight win, which would match the longest streak in program history, set in 1931-32. The 2001-02 national title team’s longest win streak was 13 games. 

Nick Faust, who played just five minutes against Virginia Tech with back spasms, is currently out for pregame warm-ups, stretching and shooting around with fellow Terps. 

Check out the pregame reading below, drop your thoughts in the discussion thread and find me on Twitter here. As always, enjoy the game. 

In today’s Post: In mere months, Terps have found a leader in Dez Wells 

Previewing today’s game: Maryland vs. Florida State

On the blog: Seth Allen emerging for at shooting guard

Monday Terps Mailbag: Jake Layman edition

Florida State’s size provides a welcome challenge for Len, Cleare

Turgeon would be ‘shocked’ if Faust didn’t play

Alex Prewitt covers the Washington Capitals. Follow him on Twitter @alex_prewitt or email him at alex.prewitt@washpost.com.
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