U-Va.’s old guard watches with pride

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The Cavaliers have more differences than similarities to the school’s last team to start 19-0, but the 1980-81 team cheers them on just the same.

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Documentary explores how 2006 Final Four run changed George Mason

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Mark Few enjoying Gonzaga’s success as March looms

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Don’t buy into the resurgence of the Terps just yet

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Terps, Trimble ready for D’Angelo Russell, OSU

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Preview: Maryland women’s basketball vs. Michigan

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U-Va.’s old guard watches with pride

U-Va.’s old guard watches with pride

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Fans at a minor league hockey game reportedly pour beer on, hurl racist insults at Native American children

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Maryland will wear shoes honoring Terps’ basketball history against Ohio State

Maryland will wear shoes honoring Terps’ basketball history against Ohio State

Under Armour design features significant years in program history.

GW stuck on repeat in Richmond

GW stuck on repeat in Richmond

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Hoyas lose again to Xavier

Hoyas lose again to Xavier

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With heightened expectations, Maryland baseball prepares for new season

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Panic time for Syracuse, Florida, others

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Tightly grouped Terps, Rams and Hoyas are still looking up at the undefeated Cavaliers.

St. John’s point guard Anthony Cowan Jr. commits to Maryland

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Further bolstering its future backcourt, Maryland adds first piece of 2016 recruiting class in Cadets’ star.

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Maryland falls to No. 16 in AP Poll

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