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Georgetown guard declared he was leaving for NBA, but reconsidered. ‘Finishing school is a big thng,’ he says.

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American Pharoah delivers Derby win

American Pharoah delivers Derby win

The bay colt beats Firing Line and Dortmund to become the third straight favorite to win the first leg of horse racing’s Triple Crown.

American Pharoah wins Kentucky Derby and ‘the luckiest Mexican on Earth’ wins the Internet

Mexican jockey Victor Espinoza, 42, felt very lucky have won back-to-back Derby races.

NFL Draft: Terps defensive tackle Darius Kilgo drafted by Broncos in sixth round

NFL Draft: Terps defensive tackle Darius Kilgo drafted by Broncos in sixth round

Maryland’s defensive lineman is newest addition to Denver’s defense, which recently transitioned to the 3-4 scheme.

NFL Draft: Stefon Diggs selected by Minnesota Vikings in fifth round

NFL Draft: Stefon Diggs selected by Minnesota Vikings in fifth round

All-purpose star battled injuries during three seasons with the Terrapins.

Rob Gronkowski and the Patriots may have cut out of the Kentucky Derby early, but they made it to the Mayweather-Pacquiao fight

Rob Gronkowski and the Patriots may have cut out of the Kentucky Derby early, but they made it to the Mayweather-Pacquiao fight

Judging from the time stamp on Julian Edelman’s tweet from the private jet, it looks like they missed the race.

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St. Stephen’s/St. Agnes boys’ lacrosse knocks off No. 1 Georgetown Prep

St. Stephen’s/St. Agnes boys’ lacrosse knocks off No. 1 Georgetown Prep

For the second time in eight days, the Saints take down the No. 1 team, this time Georgetown Prep, to continue their second-half surge.

Top-ranked Maryland women’s lacrosse set to meet Ohio State in Big Ten semifinals

Top-ranked Maryland women’s lacrosse set to meet Ohio State in Big Ten semifinals

Moving onto the second phase in their pursuit of a national title, Terps meet Ohio State in Big Ten Tournament semifinals.

Kentucky Derby to offer self-serve beer machine and new food items

Kentucky Derby to offer self-serve beer machine and new food items

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Before you head to the betting window, check out some expert predictions.

Your Kentucky Derby pick shouldn’t include a favorite

Your Kentucky Derby pick shouldn’t include a favorite

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Ohio State surges past Maryland to win Big Ten tournament lacrosse final

Ohio State surges past Maryland to win Big Ten tournament lacrosse final

The Terps’ offense is stagnant late as the Buckeyes score six of the game’s final seven goals to claim the victory.

2015 NFL Draft: Fantasy football impact of Kevin White to the Bears

2015 NFL Draft: Fantasy football impact of Kevin White to the Bears

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Smith-Rivera discusses return to Hoyas

Smith-Rivera discusses return to Hoyas

Georgetown guard declared he was leaving for NBA, but reconsidered. ‘Finishing school is a big thng,’ he says.

At the Kentucky Derby, trainers coaching multiple entries is the norm

At the Kentucky Derby, trainers coaching multiple entries is the norm

The situation may be normal now, but it still requires abnormal finesse among trainers and owners.

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How to bet the Kentucky Derby

How to bet the Kentucky Derby

The Post's renowned handicapper Andrew Beyer says this year’s field is the most exciting in a long time.

Spencer Myers hoping for an NFL opportunity after a grueling senior year at Maryland

Spencer Myers hoping for an NFL opportunity after a grueling senior year at Maryland

Former Maryland wrestling standout optimistic he’ll find himself on a NFL roster by the end of the weekend.

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With legitimate skepticism around Derby favorites, pick might be Upstart

With legitimate skepticism around Derby favorites, pick might be Upstart

In one of the deepest fields in years at Churchill Downs, smart money might steer clear of the short odds.

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Take me out to the ballgame. . .

Take me out to the ballgame. . .

Except, there will be no crowd. Fans standing outside Camden Yards weigh in on the empty stadium.

Front-runners in the Kentucky Derby

Front-runners in the Kentucky Derby

The large fields in Kentucky Derbies present an issue for speedsters, but it can be overcome.

Todd Pletcher’s Kentucky Derby failures

Todd Pletcher’s Kentucky Derby failures

America’s top thoroughbred trainer and all time leading money winner is 1 for 40 in the Kentucky Derby.

Focused on ‘little things,’ Maryland lacrosse prepares for rematch with Ohio State

Focused on ‘little things,’ Maryland lacrosse prepares for rematch with Ohio State

After a “weird game” against the Buckeyes earlier this month, Maryland looks to get back on a roll in the Big Ten Tournament semifinals.

Maryland recruiting former Duke guard Rasheed Sulaimon, according to report

The guard was dismissed from Blue Devils’ program in January, but is reportedly on track to graduate this spring and would be eligible to play immediately for another school.

Maryland’s Casey Ikeda named Big Ten defensive player of the year

Maryland’s Casey Ikeda named Big Ten defensive player of the year

Ikeda is one of four Terps placed on All-Big Ten first team.

To College Park via Brooklyn

To College Park via Brooklyn

Kevin Martir and Jose Cuas, who first met on a baseball field at age 6, hope to lead the Terps to the College World Series.

NFL players react to Baltimore violence on Twitter

Torrey Smith and others plead for peace.

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Kaleem Shah and Derby contender Dortmund live the American dream

Kaleem Shah and Derby contender Dortmund live the American dream

The owner, a Virginia businessman and son of an Indian trainer, has a chance to win Saturday’s Kentucky Derby.

Georgetown is holding a contest to design its new basketball court

Georgetown is holding a contest to design its new basketball court

John Thompson III will have the final say on the Hoyas’ new court.

Maryland pitcher Mike Shawaryn joins USA Collegiate national team

Maryland pitcher Mike Shawaryn joins USA Collegiate national team

In the midst of another dominant season, the sophomore right-hander is one of 24 players to be chosen for national team competition.

Terps baseball coach John Szefc picks up win No. 100

Terps baseball coach John Szefc picks up win No. 100

Szefc becomes fastest in program history to reach milestone.

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