DC Sports Bog: Terps


Posted at 09:24 AM ET, 09/25/2012

Morning pixels: Local athletes tweet frustrations with replacement refs

After last night’s debacle, some of our local players had to speak out.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:24 AM ET, 09/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  D.C. United, Nats, Terps, Wizards, Redskins | Tags:  Robert Griffin III, RGIII, Kirk Cousins, Nick Sundberg, Graham Gano, Bill Hamid, Shelvin Mack, Ian Desmond, Davey Johnson, Trevor Booker

Posted at 03:32 PM ET, 09/21/2012

Maryland football to wear ‘White Ops’ uniforms against West Virginia

The new versions are “more discreet” than the Pride uniforms.

By Sarah Kogod  |  03:32 PM ET, 09/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps | Tags:  Maryland, Terps

Posted at 12:50 PM ET, 09/19/2012

Maryland women’s basketball’s state pride sneakers

Yet another new entry into the catalog of Under Armour Terps state pride gear.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:50 PM ET, 09/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps | Tags:  Under Armour

Posted at 01:01 PM ET, 09/14/2012

Randy Edsall brews tea outside his Maryland office

Terps coach doesn’t like coffee, so he makes a weekly batch of his own decaf tea.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:01 PM ET, 09/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps

Posted at 11:01 AM ET, 09/13/2012

Maryland enlists Gary Williams to help sell football tickets

In advance of Connecticut’s visit to College Park, former basketball coach asks fans to ‘please consider attending this important game.’

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:01 AM ET, 09/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps | Tags:  Randy Edsall, Gary Williams, Byrd Stadium

Posted at 02:23 PM ET, 09/12/2012

Maryland’s updated basketball court

Some cosmetic changes, including a new logo, will great Terps fans at Comcast Center later this fall.

By Dan Steinberg  |  02:23 PM ET, 09/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps | Tags:  Gary Williams, Comcast Center

Posted at 11:48 AM ET, 09/07/2012

Maryland students make amazing Sasho Cirovski banner

Men’s soccer supporters show some big-league passion with their new Tifo.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:48 AM ET, 09/07/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps | Tags:  Sasho Cirovski, The Crew, Tifo

Posted at 10:51 AM ET, 08/31/2012

Maryland introduces Ollie’s Bargain Outlet Cheap Seats

Terps will sell $13 upper-deck seats, in conjunction with one of the great corporate sponsors ever.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:51 AM ET, 08/31/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps | Tags:  Byrd Stadium

Posted at 11:03 AM ET, 08/27/2012

Maryland soccer’s state flag uniforms

Like just about every other Terps program, the nationally ranked men’s soccer team is repping the Maryland state flag.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:03 AM ET, 08/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps

Posted at 03:03 PM ET, 08/22/2012

The time George W. Bush gave Juan Dixon his cell number

When the Terps visited the White House, their shooting guard got them digits.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:03 PM ET, 08/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps | Tags:  Juan Dixon, Gary Williams, ESPN 980, George W. Bush

Posted at 11:02 AM ET, 08/22/2012

Maryland football goes bowling

If things don’t improve for the Terps this year, this could be the only time you see “Maryland” and ”bowl” in the same headline.

By Sarah Kogod  |  11:02 AM ET, 08/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps, College Football | Tags:  Terps

Posted at 11:46 AM ET, 08/21/2012

Couple takes wedding photos on Maryland’s new turf field

Nothing says true love like field turf decorated with the Maryland state flag.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:46 AM ET, 08/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps

Posted at 09:12 AM ET, 08/13/2012

Morning pixels: Randy Edsall talks about names on uniforms

Maryland football coach tells Baltimore’s 105.7 that adding back the names on uniforms is a nod to Terps tradition.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:12 AM ET, 08/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps, Nats | Tags:  Randy Edsall, Ryan Zimmerman, Bradley Beal, Kevin Durant, Ted Leonsis, Gabby Douglas

Posted at 12:49 PM ET, 08/06/2012

Maryland’s new football uniforms

Terps unveil a new helmet and a pair of new uniforms at the team’s annual media day.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:49 PM ET, 08/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps

Posted at 02:08 PM ET, 07/31/2012

Randy Edsall shows off new turf field

Maryland’s football coach stars in a YouTube video about the newly completed Byrd Stadium surface.

By Dan Steinberg  |  02:08 PM ET, 07/31/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps | Tags:  Byrd Stadium, Randy Edsall

Posted at 03:00 PM ET, 07/25/2012

Randy Edsall confirms that Maryland considered black turf

Terps football coach says the black turf didn’t look good on television.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:00 PM ET, 07/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps | Tags:  Randy Edsall, Byrd Stadium

Posted at 04:08 PM ET, 07/23/2012

Kevin Anderson says it’s a safe bet he’ll be at Maryland

Maryland AD tells 106.7 The Fan that if you bet on him staying in College Park, ‘you’ll win the money’

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:08 PM ET, 07/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps | Tags:  Kevin Anderson, San Francisco Chronicle, 106.7 The Fan

Posted at 03:07 PM ET, 07/23/2012

Maryland’s Missy Meharg is an Olympic commenter for NBC Sports

The coach of the Maryland field hockey

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:07 PM ET, 07/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps, Olympics | Tags:  NBC Sports, Missy Meharg

Posted at 01:44 PM ET, 07/23/2012

Byrd Stadium turf field takes shape

With football season approaching, the field at University of Maryland’s Byrd Stadium is back to looking greenish.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:44 PM ET, 07/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps | Tags:  Byrd Stadium

Posted at 01:06 PM ET, 07/10/2012

D.C. college basketball stars will take on Philly counterparts this summer

It’s not quite the Goodman League vs. the Drew League, but an August game will put Maryland, George Mason and Georgetown stars on the same team

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:06 PM ET, 07/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  College Basketball, George Mason, Georgetown, Terps | Tags:  The-Ball, John Gilchrist, James Gist, Chris Wright, Folarin Campbell, Jai Lewis, Will Thomas

Posted at 08:53 AM ET, 07/09/2012

Morning pixels: Davey Johnson is still talking big

As the Nats hit the All-Star break, their confident skipper says he’d be disappointed with anything less than the NL East crown.

By Dan Steinberg  |  08:53 AM ET, 07/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats, Terps, Tennis | Tags:  Davey Johnson, Kelly Johnson, Comcast SportsNet, Bryce Harper, Eric Prisbell

Posted at 02:11 PM ET, 07/02/2012

Randy Edsall talks about working with Maroon PR

Terps football coach said the outside public-relations firm will help Maryland ‘to get that message out more about who we are.’

By Dan Steinberg  |  02:11 PM ET, 07/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps | Tags:  Randy Edsall, John Maroon, WNST

Posted at 01:57 PM ET, 06/27/2012

Maryland football team using Eric Prisbell for motivation

The former Terps beat writer might be gone from this market, but in College Park, he’s not forgotten.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:57 PM ET, 06/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps | Tags:  Randy Edsall, Gary Williams, Eric Prisbell

Posted at 01:31 PM ET, 06/25/2012

Terrell Stoglin’s NBA draft tweets

Former Maryland guard either has some extremely optimistic Twitter followers, or someone’s playing a joke on someone else.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:31 PM ET, 06/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps, NBA | Tags:  Terrell Stoglin

Posted at 09:28 AM ET, 06/21/2012

Morning pixels: Nick Young, JaVale McGee honored for being knuckleheads

The former Wizards were nominated for one of the NBA’s new social media awards.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:28 AM ET, 06/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps, Wizards, Nats | Tags:  JaVale McGee, Nick Young, Andray Blatche, Rashard Lewis, Emeka Okafor, Trevor Ariza, Stephen Strasburg

Posted at 12:18 PM ET, 06/20/2012

Maryland basketball uniform rendering, maybe (updated)

A leaked image is said to be of the new Maryland basketball Pride uniforms.

By Sarah Kogod  |  12:18 PM ET, 06/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps | Tags:  Maryland, Mark Turgeon, Randy Edsall

Posted at 11:27 AM ET, 06/19/2012

Len Bias coverage, 26 years ago

Here’s what A1 and the Sports front looked like in The Post the morning after Len Bias died.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:27 AM ET, 06/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps | Tags:  Len Bias, Tony Kornheiser, Michael Wilbon, Sally Jenkins

Posted at 12:33 PM ET, 06/18/2012

Mark Turgeon on Maryland basketball’s ‘Pride’ uniforms

Terps coach says his team’s new uniforms will be less flashy than Maryland’s lacrosse and football versions.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:33 PM ET, 06/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps | Tags:  Mark Turgeon, Under Armour, Kevin Plank

Posted at 04:43 PM ET, 06/11/2012

Kevin Plank says Maryland wants the ‘coolest field in the country’

Under Armour honcho tells the Maryland Sun that the Terps new field will be literally and figuratively cool.

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:43 PM ET, 06/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps | Tags:  Kevin Plank, Under Armour, Byrd Stadium

Posted at 02:30 PM ET, 06/06/2012

Gary Williams calls out Shane Battier for flopping

Ex-Maryland coach apparently hasn’t gotten over the Duke defensive method of choice.

By Dan Steinberg  |  02:30 PM ET, 06/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps | Tags:  Gary Williams, Steve Spurrier, Shane Battier

Posted at 10:10 AM ET, 06/04/2012

Steve Francis talks music, basketball, wields giant scissors

Former Maryland star helps open refurbished Takoma Park park, says basketball doors are still open.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:10 AM ET, 06/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps | Tags:  Steve Francis, ESPN 980

Posted at 09:37 AM ET, 06/01/2012

Morning pixels: Spelling is a sport?

At what point did spelling bees become an ESPN program covered by sports people?

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:37 AM ET, 06/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats, Redskins, Terps | Tags:  Redskins, Robert Griffin III, Terps, Maryland, Nationals, Nats

Posted at 03:47 PM ET, 05/09/2012

The first Terp Awards show

Inaugural Maryland event features a gold Testudo, Josh Wilson, a flash job and a rapping defensive lineman.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:47 PM ET, 05/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps | Tags:  Tesudo, Chick Hernandez, Josh Wilson, Nick Faust

Posted at 09:03 AM ET, 05/01/2012

Morning pixels: Ovi’s time on ice

Even in a win, Ovi’s lack of playing time is the story of the night.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:03 AM ET, 05/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Caps, Nats, Terps, Redskins, Wizards | Tags:  Capitals, Alex Ovechkin, Nationals, Wizards, Redskins

Posted at 03:36 PM ET, 04/24/2012

Maryland women’s lacrosse team wins fourth straight ACC title

Terps knock off North Carolina in the ACC final to become the first four-time league champ. Plus, cute baby.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:36 PM ET, 04/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps, College Lacrosse | Tags:  Cathy Reese

Posted at 07:16 PM ET, 04/14/2012

Maryland women's lacrosse state pride uniforms

The Terps women’s lacrosse team also has an Under Armour tribute to the Maryland state flag.

By Dan Steinberg  |  07:16 PM ET, 04/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  College Lacrosse, Terps

Posted at 06:22 PM ET, 04/14/2012

Maryland lacrosse debuts state pride uniforms

The Terps lacrosse program is the latest to wear outlandish outfits paying tribute to the Maryland state flag.

By Dan Steinberg  |  06:22 PM ET, 04/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  College Lacrosse, Terps

Posted at 09:05 AM ET, 04/12/2012

Morning pixels: Nationals Home Opener

The Nationals open at home, the Caps start the playoff on the road and it’s National Grilled Cheese Day.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:05 AM ET, 04/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Caps, Nats, Terps, Wizards, Redskins | Tags:  Wizards, Nationals, Drew Storen, Redskins, RGIII, Maryland, Stephen Strasburg

Posted at 08:56 AM ET, 03/30/2012

Morning pixels: A tale of two teams

A win, a loss, and some Busta Rhymes wordplay.

By Sarah Kogod  |  08:56 AM ET, 03/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Caps, D.C. United, Nats, Wizards, Terps | Tags:  Maryland, Wizards, Capitals, DC United

Posted at 02:10 PM ET, 03/29/2012

Darrelle Revis wanted to go to Maryland

All-world NFL cornerback had dreams of becoming a Terp, but says he was never recruited to College Park.

By Dan Steinberg  |  02:10 PM ET, 03/29/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps | Tags:  Darrelle Revis, Rob Gronkowski, Scott Van Pelt, Ralph Friedgen

Posted at 09:00 AM ET, 03/29/2012

Morning pixels: A playoff drought

If the Caps don’t improve on their current ninth-place position, D.C. will have its longest pro sports playoff drought in nearly a decade.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:00 AM ET, 03/29/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Caps, George Mason, Nats, Redskins, Redskins, Terps | Tags:  Shelvin Mack, Nick Young, John Wall, Randy Wittman, Davey Johnson, Jim Bowden, Randy Edsall, Michael Morse

Posted at 03:06 PM ET, 03/28/2012

Maryland basketball and the Under Armour shoe problem

Laurin Mincy’s shoe problem earned about 30 seconds of chatter during SportsCenter’s report on the Terps’ loss.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:06 PM ET, 03/28/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  College Basketball, Terps | Tags:  Under Armour

Posted at 09:00 AM ET, 03/28/2012

Morning pixels: Desperate times for Capitals

The Caps are in a bad way, former D.C. sports folks are making news and beware of geese.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:00 AM ET, 03/28/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Caps, Redskins, Nats, Terps, Wizards | Tags:  Capitals, Wizards, Nationals, Redskins, Mike Shanahan, Morning Pixels, Terps

Posted at 09:00 AM ET, 03/27/2012

Morning pixels: Biggest game of the season

For what seems like the 20th time this month, the Caps are primed for a season-defining contest.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:00 AM ET, 03/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Caps, Nats, Redskins, Wizards, Terps | Tags:  Sam Cassell, Alex Ovechkin, Bruce Allen, John Lanan, Mike Florio, John Wall, Michael Phelps, Trevor Booker, Steve Buckhantz

Posted at 01:43 PM ET, 03/26/2012

Lil Wayne is Zaching

Terps ballboy’s cancer fight went from small Maryland blogs to one of the biggest pop culture stars.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:43 PM ET, 03/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps | Tags:  Zach Lederer, Zaching, Lil Wayne, Mark Turgeon

Posted at 12:04 PM ET, 03/26/2012

Maryland-UNC lacrosse brawl

Fight makes lacrosse interesting for a minute.

By Sarah Kogod  |  12:04 PM ET, 03/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  College Lacrosse, Terps

Posted at 09:00 AM ET, 03/26/2012

Morning pixels: Welcome Sarah Kogod to the Bog

Introducing a new morning feature and Dan Steinberg’s new blogging partner.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:00 AM ET, 03/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Caps, Nats, Redskins, Wizards, Terps | Tags:  Sarah Kogod, Alex Ovechkin, Nene, Ted Leonsis, Pat Sajak, London Fletcher

Posted at 10:26 AM ET, 03/20/2012

George Mason would like to play Maryland

Coach Paul Hewitt tells ESPN 980 that the Patriots are trying to get back into the BB&T Classic.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:26 AM ET, 03/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  College Basketball, George Mason, Terps | Tags:  Paul Hewitt, Mark Turgeon

Posted at 01:10 PM ET, 03/19/2012

Maryland baseball team has ‘Omaha’ on hats

Terps pretty clearly indicate their aspirations via one word stitched on their headgear.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:10 PM ET, 03/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps

Posted at 01:16 PM ET, 03/12/2012

Maryland softball’s state flag batting helmets

Not content to let soccer and football have all the fun, the Terps softballers busted these helmets out.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:16 PM ET, 03/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps

Posted at 11:51 AM ET, 03/09/2012

Alex Len’s dunk against Wake Forest

Maryland big man soared through the air, highlighting Maryland’s ACC opening round win.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:51 AM ET, 03/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps | Tags:  Alex Len

Posted at 09:47 AM ET, 03/06/2012

Jimmy Patsos’s halftime speech about the Black Panthers

Loyola coach and former Maryland assistant equated Bobby Seale with the full-court press or something.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:47 AM ET, 03/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  College Basketball, Terps | Tags:  Jimmy Patsos, Bobby Seale

Posted at 12:34 PM ET, 02/29/2012

Maryland will give away ‘Zaching’ t-shirts on Sunday

Terps will honor their young equipment manager who’s cancer fight has attracted much attention this winter.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:34 PM ET, 02/29/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps | Tags:  Zach Lederer, Zaching

Posted at 12:35 PM ET, 02/27/2012

John Thompson on Lefty Driesell

Despite years of perceived animosity, former Georgetown coach says he learned much from his former rival.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:35 PM ET, 02/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Georgetown, Terps | Tags:  John Thompson Jr., John Thompson III, Kevin Anderson, Lefty Driesell

Posted at 10:11 AM ET, 02/24/2012

Stefon Diggs on Jeremy Lin

Terps top football recruit would like you to get off Jeremy Lin’s ‘egg roll and dumplings.’

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:11 AM ET, 02/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps, NBA | Tags:  Stefon Diggs, Jeremy Lin

Posted at 01:55 PM ET, 02/23/2012

Kevin Anderson further explains his Georgetown strategy

Maryland AD says he’s ‘open to listening’ for a reason why a Terps-Hoyas game would be bad.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:55 PM ET, 02/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Georgetown, Terps | Tags:  John Thompson Jr., John Thompson III, Mark Turgeon, Kevin Anderson, Mike Wise, Andy Katz

Posted at 10:44 AM ET, 02/23/2012

Maryland baseball team debuts gold uniforms

In this month of rough Terps news, here are some bright shiny new yellow uniforms to admire.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:44 AM ET, 02/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps

Posted at 01:51 PM ET, 02/22/2012

Gary Williams on the Georgetown-Maryland rivalry news

While John Thompson Jr. went after Kevin Anderson, the former Terps coach just says he’d like to see the two schools play.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:51 PM ET, 02/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Georgetown, Terps | Tags:  Kevin Anderson, John Thompson Jr., John Thompson III, Gary Williams

Posted at 09:35 AM ET, 02/22/2012

Small student crowd at Maryland-Miami game

The once-packed student wall at Comcast Center was deserted throughout Tuesday night’s game.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:35 AM ET, 02/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps | Tags:  Comcast Center

Posted at 11:11 AM ET, 02/21/2012

Maryland-Georgetown: John Thompson Jr. blisters Kevin Anderson

Former Hoyas coach says Maryland AD’s threat was ‘incomprehensible,’ and that public threats do not work.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:11 AM ET, 02/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  College Basketball, Georgetown, Terps | Tags:  John Thompson Jr., Mark Turgeon, Kevin Anderson, John Thompson III

Posted at 02:06 PM ET, 02/17/2012

Alex Ovechkin and a Stephen Bowen sandwich

Also, Mike Green in 9:30 Club ad, a banned Jan Vesely poster and Nick Young’s Swagy Swag.

By Dan Steinberg  |  02:06 PM ET, 02/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Caps, Redskins, Terps, Wizards | Tags:  Alex Ovechkin, Mike Green, Gary Williams, Stephen Bowen, Nick Young, JaVale McGee, Jan Vesely

Posted at 10:02 AM ET, 02/15/2012

Randy Edsall on Danny O’Brien and Vanderbilt

Maryland coach tells Comcast SportsNet that the school has ‘the right to do what we need to do’ regarding transfers.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:02 AM ET, 02/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps | Tags:  Danny O'Brien, Randy Edsall

Posted at 07:35 PM ET, 02/09/2012

Everyone at Maryland is ‘Zaching’

Terps athletics department continues to support a men’s basketball manager by flexing their muscles.

By Dan Steinberg  |  07:35 PM ET, 02/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  College Basketball, Terps | Tags:  Zach Lederer, Zaching

Posted at 03:18 PM ET, 02/08/2012

Mark Turgeon is ‘Zaching'

Maryland coach pays tribute to a student manager fighting cancer by striking his iconic pose.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:18 PM ET, 02/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  College Basketball, Terps | Tags:  Mark Turgeon, Zach Lederer, Zaching

Posted at 12:44 PM ET, 02/01/2012

Maryland students dress like Mark Turgeon

In an effort to pay homage to the Terps’ current basketball coach, a half-dozen students now wear suits to games.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:44 PM ET, 02/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps | Tags:  Mark Turgeon

Posted at 11:42 AM ET, 01/30/2012

Lefty Driesell thinks Mark Turgeon will win multiple national championships

Former Maryland coach repeats his argument that Gary Williams should not have his name on Comcast Center’s court, arguing ‘he made a lot of money anyway.’

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:42 AM ET, 01/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps | Tags:  Lefty Driesell, Gary Williams, Comcast Center, Mark Turgeon

Posted at 11:37 PM ET, 01/25/2012

Gary Williams Night, in images

The Terps may not have won, but there were plenty of memorable images from Wednesday night’s Gary Williams festivities.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:37 PM ET, 01/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps

Posted at 01:09 PM ET, 01/25/2012

Comcast Center says Thanks Gary

Student section inside Maryland arena is already ready for the Gary Williams tribute.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:09 PM ET, 01/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps

Posted at 12:52 PM ET, 01/25/2012

Maryland students line up for Duke game seating

Big-game feel only increases with a student line forming outside Comcast Center at 10 a.m.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:52 PM ET, 01/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps

Posted at 03:23 PM ET, 01/24/2012

Maryland basketball’s Gary Williams shoes

Under Armour has created Williams signature shoes in honor of the former Maryland coach.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:23 PM ET, 01/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps

Posted at 09:30 AM ET, 01/24/2012

Coach K, Roy Williams toast Gary Williams

Famous coaches pay tribute to Gary during Maryland’s court-naming dedication ceremony.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:30 AM ET, 01/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps

Posted at 02:30 PM ET, 01/23/2012

Gary Williams on Maryland-Georgetown

Former Terps coach says ‘I think Georgetown and Maryland should play.’

By Dan Steinberg  |  02:30 PM ET, 01/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  College Basketball, Terps

Posted at 09:31 AM ET, 01/17/2012

Gary Williams joins ESPN 980

Former Maryland coach will appear exclusively on ESPN 980 twice a week through the conclusion of the college basketball season.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:31 AM ET, 01/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps, Media

Posted at 11:11 AM ET, 01/11/2012

Brenda Frese reacts to Maryland win at North Carolina

After the Terps stayed undefeated with a win in Chapel Hill, their coach stayed calm and unemotional, except the opposite of that.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:11 AM ET, 01/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps

Posted at 03:18 PM ET, 01/04/2012

Tamir Goodman can still dunk

One-time Jewish Jordan, now retired from basketball and running camps, can apparently still throw down.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:18 PM ET, 01/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps

Posted at 02:05 PM ET, 12/27/2011

A 2011 D.C. sports poem

WTOP’s Craig Heist and George Wallace recap yet another horrific year in local sports, but their version rhymes.

By Dan Steinberg  |  02:05 PM ET, 12/27/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Caps, Nats, Nats, Redskins, Wizards, Terps

Posted at 01:20 PM ET, 12/27/2011

Alex Len will break you

Terps Eastern European newcomer will take the court soon; his t-shirt game, though, is already excelling.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:20 PM ET, 12/27/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps

Posted at 04:04 PM ET, 12/19/2011

Larry Brown visits Maryland basketball practice

Mark Turgeon’s mentor watches the Terps practice at Comcast Center, says Maryland is ‘just a special place.’

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:04 PM ET, 12/19/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  College Basketball, Terps

Posted at 09:12 AM ET, 12/15/2011

Maryland-Florida International attendance

It was a non-league game against a bad opponent during finals, but still, there was no one in Comcast Center on Wednesday night.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:12 AM ET, 12/15/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  College Basketball, Terps

Posted at 11:32 AM ET, 12/13/2011

D.J. Adams and his blond hair

Former Maryland running back’s father told the Baltimore Sun his son’s hair color was an issue. Here’s a photo.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:32 AM ET, 12/13/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  College Football, Terps

Posted at 02:32 PM ET, 12/06/2011

Maryland and American wrestle for a championship belt

Two local wrestling powerhouses now award a “Battle of the Beltway” belt to the victor, which is awesome.

By Dan Steinberg  |  02:32 PM ET, 12/06/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps

Posted at 02:03 PM ET, 12/06/2011

Two sports events Tuesday night in Maryland

Catch a panel discussion on college athletics in College Park, and a pair of sports movies in Silver Spring.

By Dan Steinberg  |  02:03 PM ET, 12/06/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps

Posted at 10:54 AM ET, 12/02/2011

Gary Williams on the Big Ten Network

Longtime Maryland coach makes his debut talking Big Ten hoops in a studio.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:54 AM ET, 12/02/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  College Basketball, Media, Terps

Posted at 12:13 PM ET, 11/28/2011

Randy Edsall and Gossett State Pen

When your players are referring to their team house as a penitentiary, that’s probably not a good sign.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:13 PM ET, 11/28/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  College Football, Terps

Posted at 02:37 PM ET, 11/22/2011

Maryland football players having tough day on Twitter

Around the same time one of their teammates was suspended for his final game, a number of Terps seemed sort of grumpy.

By Dan Steinberg  |  02:37 PM ET, 11/22/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps, College Football

Posted at 09:55 AM ET, 11/11/2011

Randy Edsall’s tweets about Maryland practice

The Terps have stumbled to a 2-7 mark this season, which must feel odd to any followers of Randy Edsall’s relentlessly positive Twitter feed.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:55 AM ET, 11/11/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  College Football, Terps

Posted at 12:46 PM ET, 11/10/2011

Jerry Sandusky, Maryland and Virginia

Former Penn State assistant, at the center of a horrific scandal, was once considered for Terps and Cavs jobs.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:46 PM ET, 11/10/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  College Football, Terps

Posted at 03:01 PM ET, 11/07/2011

Young Maryland fan heckles Randy Edsall

Terps football coach didn’t make it through one season before a young fan taunted him with a critical sign.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:01 PM ET, 11/07/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps, College Football

Posted at 02:13 PM ET, 11/03/2011

Kevin Plank stands by Randy Edsall

Under Armour CEO and Maryland booster says he’d stand in Edsall’s foxhole ‘any day of the week.’

By Dan Steinberg  |  02:13 PM ET, 11/03/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps, College Football

Posted at 12:51 PM ET, 11/02/2011

Bobby Mitchell and the Shirley Povich Symposium

Redskins Hall of Famer will be among the special guests at Wednesday’s University of Maryland event.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:51 PM ET, 11/02/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins, Terps

Posted at 01:57 AM ET, 11/01/2011

Kevin Anderson’s letter to Maryland fans

Terps AD pens a message to his school’s supporters, saying during difficult times ‘we need your support and attendance the most.’

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:57 AM ET, 11/01/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  College Football, Terps

Posted at 12:56 PM ET, 10/31/2011

D.C. sports Halloween images

Ovechkin costumes, Jayson Werth pumpkins, and Maryland linemen in funny outfits.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:56 PM ET, 10/31/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Caps, Nats, Terps

Posted at 10:16 AM ET, 10/31/2011

Maryland’s stadium was empty for Boston College

You won’t often see a BCS-conference football stadium looking like this in late October.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:16 AM ET, 10/31/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  College Football, Terps

Posted at 10:50 AM ET, 10/17/2011

Alex Len does a cartwheel

Maryland’s 7-foot Ukrainian import showed some impressive tumbling abilities during midnight madness festivities.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:50 AM ET, 10/17/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  College Basketball, Terps

Posted at 12:14 AM ET, 10/15/2011

A Gary Williams fist pump at midnight madness

Maryland coach returns to Comcast Center, and makes his classic gesture.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:14 AM ET, 10/15/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps

Posted at 01:04 PM ET, 10/13/2011

Maryland center Alex Len is tall

The Terps Ukrainian import is 7-foot-1, which means if you pose him next to short basketball players, he looks really tall.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:04 PM ET, 10/13/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  College Basketball, Terps

Posted at 12:04 PM ET, 10/10/2011

GW will take Metro to BB&T Classic

New coach Mike Lonergan announces that the Colonials will take public transportation from Foggy Bottom to Verizon Center.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:04 PM ET, 10/10/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  College Basketball, Terps

Posted at 11:32 AM ET, 10/10/2011

Maryland bringing back title team for midnight madness

No Gary Williams? No problem. Just enlist the members of the 2002 national championship squad.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:32 AM ET, 10/10/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  College Basketball, Terps

Posted at 03:18 PM ET, 10/05/2011

Hudson Taylor featured in NCAA promo

Former Maryland All-American wrestler, now an activist for LGBT inclusion in sports, was featured on the Buick Human Highlight Reel.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:18 PM ET, 10/05/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps, Fighting Sports

Posted at 11:16 AM ET, 10/04/2011

Maryland’s motivational video for Towson

Randy Edsall prepared the Terps for their least appealing matchup of the season by showing them scenes from ‘The Program’

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:16 AM ET, 10/04/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  College Football, Terps

Posted at 01:45 PM ET, 09/27/2011

Maryland playcalling signs feature Scott Van Pelt, Boomer Esiason

The sideline placards that helped the Terps run their offense against Temple were filled with pictures from Maryland’s past.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:45 PM ET, 09/27/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps, College Football

Posted at 04:41 PM ET, 09/23/2011

Alex Ovechkin’s new hair, Maryland new uniforms for sale, and a new ‘We Want Sallad’ offer

Also, LaRon Landry in ‘Game of Thrones’ Photoshop, vintage Joe Theismann and Bryce Harper doing late-night push-ups.

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:41 PM ET, 09/23/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Caps, Redskins, Nats, Terps

Posted at 04:41 PM ET, 09/20/2011

Maryland invites fans to guess uniform combinations for Temple game

Terps Web site offers up these four ensembles as the possibilities for Saturday’s home game.

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:41 PM ET, 09/20/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  College Football, Terps

Posted at 01:06 PM ET, 09/19/2011

Towson returns tickets to Maryland, directs fans to StubHub

With tickets for the Towson-Maryland game going for peanuts on the secondary market, the Tigers tell fans to just get ‘em at resale prices.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:06 PM ET, 09/19/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps, College Football

Posted at 04:30 PM ET, 09/14/2011

Maryland soccer teams also have state flag cleats

It may not have landed them on CNN or the Today program, but the Terps’ highly ranked men’s and women’s soccer teams are also going state pride.

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:30 PM ET, 09/14/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  College Soccer, Terps

Posted at 12:50 PM ET, 09/14/2011

Randy Edsall getting run over in practice

Maryland football coach tweets link to a video of himself getting trucked by Davin Meggett.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:50 PM ET, 09/14/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  College Football, Terps

Posted at 10:55 AM ET, 09/13/2011

Maryland football fan curses at 11-year old boy

Terps AD Kevin Anderson passed along a fan letter to the student newspaper that included many uses of bad words.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:55 AM ET, 09/13/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps, College Football

Posted at 03:25 PM ET, 09/08/2011

Under Armour CEO discusses Maryland’s new uniforms

After a week of non-stop national publicity about the Terps’ new uniforms, booster Kevin Plank says the threads ‘did all the talking for us.’

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:25 PM ET, 09/08/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  College Football, Terps

Posted at 04:23 PM ET, 09/07/2011

Maryland’s new uniforms covered by Good Morning America

The Terps’ stampede into mainstream American kitchens continues with two minutes from ABC’s morning show.

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:23 PM ET, 09/07/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  College Football, Terps

Posted at 09:45 AM ET, 09/07/2011

Maryland students and their Miami signs

Not surprisingly, a few Terps fans brought posters making fun of the recent Miami scandal to Monday’s opener.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:45 AM ET, 09/07/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  College Football, Terps

Posted at 08:25 AM ET, 09/07/2011

Maryland new football uniforms on CNN, PTI

If the point of the state-flag-inspired Terps uniforms was to get people talking, they were a massive and unqualified success.

By Dan Steinberg  |  08:25 AM ET, 09/07/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps

Posted at 05:39 PM ET, 09/06/2011

The Maryland Pride football intro video

Terps introduction video has lots of talk about Maryland Pride, and also a lot of views of the Under Armour logo.

By Dan Steinberg  |  05:39 PM ET, 09/06/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps

Posted at 11:39 AM ET, 09/06/2011

Maryland sideline placards feature Regis, tigers, solar flares

The uniforms won’t be the only visual highlights on the Terps sideline this fall; the Edsall regime has also brought funny playcalling signs.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:39 AM ET, 09/06/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  College Football, Terps

Posted at 07:50 AM ET, 09/06/2011

Under Armour’s new Maryland uniform video

‘This ain’t no uniform,’ the apparel company says of the Terps’ new state flag look. ‘This is your armor.’

By Dan Steinberg  |  07:50 AM ET, 09/06/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps, College Football

Posted at 12:50 PM ET, 08/31/2011

Ish Smith: Comcast Center is ACC’s toughest venue

Former Wake Forest star says Terps fans “have no filter” and “o whatever it takes to get you off your game.”

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:50 PM ET, 08/31/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps

Posted at 04:19 PM ET, 08/29/2011

Maryland plans color-coded home opener with $30 shirts

The Terps are aiming to have four sections filled with appropriate Maryland colors on Labor Day. Just make sure your wallet is filled.

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:19 PM ET, 08/29/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps, College Football

Posted at 11:53 AM ET, 08/23/2011

A.J. Francis cuts Maryland new uniform promo

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:53 AM ET, 08/23/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps

Posted at 04:45 PM ET, 08/18/2011

Mike Leach interviews Randy Edsall

The guy who didn’t get the Maryland head coaching job had a chance to interview the guy who did, which was weird.

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:45 PM ET, 08/18/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps

Posted at 10:08 AM ET, 08/10/2011

Maryland Gymkana goes primetime

Best known (to me) as halftime entertainment during Terps basketball games, the Gymkana troupe appeared on ‘America’s Got Talent’ this week.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:08 AM ET, 08/10/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps

Posted at 03:47 PM ET, 08/09/2011

Randy Edsall does not ban Twitter

New Maryland football coach is making waves as a disciplinarian, but he hasn’t yet allowed the social media site.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:47 PM ET, 08/09/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps, College Football

Posted at 01:42 PM ET, 08/02/2011

When Maryland football first put players names on jerseys

Randy Edsall is taking players names off Terps football uniforms. A half-century ago, the Terps brought that practice to college football.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:42 PM ET, 08/02/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  College Football, Terps

Posted at 01:14 PM ET, 07/11/2011

Wait, are THESE Maryland’s new football uniforms?

Five months of guessing at supposedly leaked Internet images will end soon. In the meantime, here are more supposedly leaked Internet images.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:14 PM ET, 07/11/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  College Football, Terps

Posted at 04:06 PM ET, 07/07/2011

Kristi Toliver made someone bleed

Former Terps star gets a flagrant foul in the WNBA for a dramatic and bloody elbow.

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:06 PM ET, 07/07/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps

Posted at 09:47 AM ET, 06/29/2011

Maryland football wants you to refer a friend

Terps are offering $25 gift certificate for each season-ticket you convince your friends to buy.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:47 AM ET, 06/29/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps, Redskins

Posted at 04:17 PM ET, 06/21/2011

Larry Brown on his role in the Mark Turgeon hiring

During a radio appearance, Turgeon’s former college coach suggests he helped put Turgeon on Maryland’s radar.

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:17 PM ET, 06/21/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  College Basketball, Terps

Posted at 03:26 PM ET, 06/21/2011

Careful what lyrics you tweet, NCAA athletes

If you’re not careful, an over anxious compliance person might think the dollars you’re talking about are not mere artistic props.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:26 PM ET, 06/21/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  College Football, Terps

Posted at 09:52 AM ET, 06/09/2011

John Feinstein and Scott Van Pelt

Next up in D.C. Sports Media Warz: John Feinstein accuses Scott Van Pelt of talking smack about his brother.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:52 AM ET, 06/09/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Media, Terps

Posted at 04:10 PM ET, 06/02/2011

Kevin Anderson feels badly for Jim Tressel and Gene Smith

Maryland AD says Ohio State leaders are ‘great men’ who run ‘tremendous programs.’

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:10 PM ET, 06/02/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps

Posted at 04:06 PM ET, 06/01/2011

Gary Williams on Maryland’s new staff

When asked about Mark Turgeon's assistant coaches, former Terps coach defends his recruiting approach.

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:06 PM ET, 06/01/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps

Posted at 04:02 PM ET, 05/31/2011

Maryland launching new word marks for 2011-2012

New football coach Randy Edsall tells CSN Washington that the logo transition is partly ‘about state pride.’

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:02 PM ET, 05/31/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps

Posted at 09:29 AM ET, 05/24/2011

Williams, Friedgen and Frese highest-paid Maryland employees

The three biggest state earners in 2010 were all coaches for the University of Maryland.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:29 AM ET, 05/24/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps

Posted at 09:23 AM ET, 05/23/2011

Gary Williams’s graduation fist pump

Maryland grads flipped their tassels and said ‘Whoosh!’ as the outgoing basketball coach pumped his fist one last time.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:23 AM ET, 05/23/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps

Posted at 03:37 PM ET, 05/17/2011

Gary Williams on what he told Mark Turgeon

Former Maryland coach told new Maryland coach he could compete with North Carolina and Duke through hard work.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:37 PM ET, 05/17/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  College Basketball, Terps

Posted at 07:57 AM ET, 05/16/2011

Maryland lacrosse scores with hidden ball trick

In NCAA tournament game, Terps fool the cameramen and the TV announcers and the Tar Heels.

By Dan Steinberg  |  07:57 AM ET, 05/16/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps, College Lacrosse

Posted at 04:46 PM ET, 05/10/2011

Greivis Vasquez on his overtime three-pointer

‘It wasn’t good enough to get the win,’ former Terp says, taking blame for the Grizzlies’ Game 4 loss.

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:46 PM ET, 05/10/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps, NBA

Posted at 07:01 AM ET, 05/10/2011

Video: Mark Turgeon explains decision to take Maryland job

This is about the saddest I’ve ever seen a coach look upon accepting a new job.

By Dan Steinberg  |  07:01 AM ET, 05/10/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps

Posted at 03:05 PM ET, 05/09/2011

John Thompson enjoyed not liking Gary Williams

Former Georgetown coach says he had a “competitive hate’ for the former Maryland coach, which can now go away.

By  |  03:05 PM ET, 05/09/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps

Posted at 07:30 AM ET, 05/09/2011

ESPN 980 apologizes for Sean Miller report

Local sports talker reported that Miller would be introduced as Maryland’s next coach on Monday. Didn’t turn out that way.

By Dan Steinberg  |  07:30 AM ET, 05/09/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps

Posted at 03:57 PM ET, 05/06/2011

The Gary Williams ‘Like a Rock’ tribute video

The best part of Maryland’s hour-long tribute to Gary Williams on Friday was this five-minute video.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:57 PM ET, 05/06/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  College Basketball, Terps

Posted at 12:45 PM ET, 05/06/2011

Greivis Vasquez on Gary Williams’s retirement

Former Terps guard tells Comcast SportsNet that he will always love and support Williams.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:45 PM ET, 05/06/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps

Posted at 11:10 AM ET, 05/06/2011

John Thompson Jr. responds to Kevin Anderson

Former Georgetown coach does not take kindly to schedule talk reaching the media.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:10 AM ET, 05/06/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps, Georgetown

Posted at 12:39 AM ET, 05/06/2011

Is Maryland a top 20 job?

With the Terps basketball job open for the first time in decades, fans and media members are debating where it stacks up nationally.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:39 AM ET, 05/06/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps

Posted at 05:02 PM ET, 05/05/2011

Gary Williams once talked about when he’d be gone

‘If I leave Maryland, they’ll root for the next [coach],” Williams told me, when discussing Terps fans.

By Dan Steinberg  |  05:02 PM ET, 05/05/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps

Posted at 10:48 AM ET, 05/04/2011

Maryland AD wants home-and-home with Georgetown

Kevin Anderson hasn’t always won plaudits during his short tenure in College Park, but this sounds like a good idea.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:48 AM ET, 05/04/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  College Basketball, Terps, Georgetown

Posted at 10:51 AM ET, 05/02/2011

Maryland students celebrate Bin Laden death by burning stuff

Students in College Park mark the occasion in exactly the way you might have guessed.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:51 AM ET, 05/02/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps

Posted at 09:32 AM ET, 04/27/2011

Are these Maryland’s new football uniforms?

Images from a video game forum offer a potential look at the 2011 look for the Terps.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:32 AM ET, 04/27/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps

Posted at 09:55 AM ET, 04/25/2011

A.J. Francis and “Fear the Turtle”

Maryland defensive tackle raps for the Terps’ women’s lacrosse team, and everyone wins.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:55 AM ET, 04/25/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps

Posted at 04:49 PM ET, 04/07/2011

Van Pelt, Feinstein and Gottlieb on Debbie vs. Gary

Three national analysts weigh in on College Park’s favorite feud. All three side with Gary Williams.

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:49 PM ET, 04/07/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  College Basketball, Terps

Posted at 03:38 PM ET, 04/06/2011

Gregg Doyel declines D.C. interview requests

After slamming Gary Williams in a North Carolina radio interview, national columnist passes on the D.C. market.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:38 PM ET, 04/06/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps

Posted at 10:25 AM ET, 04/06/2011

More from Gary Williams on Debbie Yow’s sabotage claim

Maryland coach tells Comcast SportsNet he never talked to Smart or Gottfried, and didn’t know who was on Yow’s list.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:25 AM ET, 04/06/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps

Posted at 11:05 PM ET, 04/05/2011

Gregg Doyel and Debbie Yow savage Gary Williams

National columnist calls Maryland coach “a spineless little fraction of a man,” while former AD says he’s sabotaged her job search.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:05 PM ET, 04/05/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps

Posted at 04:59 PM ET, 03/29/2011

Gary Williams thinks Jordan Williams needs another year

Maryland coach says sophomore should wait before entering the NBA.

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:59 PM ET, 03/29/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  College Basketball, Terps

Posted at 02:34 PM ET, 03/29/2011

Tom Penders on Gary Williams and cheating

Former GW coach says Williams is “the only active coach who’s had an open discussion” about the perils of AAU recruiting.

By Dan Steinberg  |  02:34 PM ET, 03/29/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  College Basketball, Terps

Posted at 10:12 AM ET, 03/28/2011

Maryland men’s and women’s basketball teams see popularity dip

For the first time since 2006, neither Terps basketball teams ranks among the nation’s 10 favorites.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:12 AM ET, 03/28/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  College Basketball, Terps

Posted at 11:33 AM ET, 03/22/2011

Maybe Maryland and Georgetown can have a women’s hoops rivalry

While the men’s teams insist on avoiding each other and lose early, the women’s teams are playing for the Sweet 16.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:33 AM ET, 03/22/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  College Basketball, Georgetown, Terps

Posted at 01:16 PM ET, 03/21/2011

Gary Williams’s ACC speech sure looks good now

Maryland coach insisted that the ACC deserved more teams in the tourney; maybe he was right

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:16 PM ET, 03/21/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  College Basketball, Terps

Posted at 01:02 PM ET, 03/17/2011

GQ: Maryland basketball fans among America’s worst

Magazine says Terps fans are worse than Red Sox or Yankees fans

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:02 PM ET, 03/17/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  College Basketball, Terps

Posted at 12:52 PM ET, 03/15/2011

Gary Williams says Terps will be in 2012 tournament

Maryland coach says his team will bounce back after not making the 2011 postseason

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:52 PM ET, 03/15/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:19 PM ET, 01/07/2011

Scott Van Pelt on the Edsall hiriing

Remember after Ralph Friedgen got fired, when Scott Van Pelt suggested that the Terps better get Mike Leach as the replacement? Here was the quote. "It's like Christmas time. A kid wants a bike for Christmas, not a book. Leach is a bike; anybody else is a book. And it...

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:19 PM ET, 01/07/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:18 PM ET, 01/05/2011

The Maryland competitive eating team in action

Our own Norman Chad was one of the first people to write about the University of Maryland competitive eating team, which became the nation's first university-sanctioned chow club late last year. But there's a difference between writing about the sport from the safe haven of California, and actually getting...

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:18 PM ET, 01/05/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 06:45 PM ET, 11/02/2010

Maryland fan watches 401st straight game

In September of 1962, the Maryland football team opened its season against Southern Methodist. After a scoreless first half most memorable for a concussion that sent an unconscious SMU reserve to a local hospital, the Terps scored on a Dick Shiner run in the third quarter, and held on for...

By Dan Steinberg  |  06:45 PM ET, 11/02/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:14 AM ET, 09/23/2010

Gary Williams says collegiate athletes should be paid

Gary Williams might be outspoken and controversial at times, but he's usually right, or at least somewhere in that vicinity. Such is the case with his public call on Wednesday for college athletes to be paid. As the NCAA overlords continue to sit in diamond-encrusted bathtubs while scrubbing their calluses...

By Dan Steinberg  |  08:14 AM ET, 09/23/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:26 PM ET, 07/01/2010

Terps move to ESPN 980

The battle between ESPN 980 and 106.7 The Fan took to the college turf this spring, with the two sports stations swapping college properties. Virginia Tech had already moved from 980 to The Fan, and Thursday morning Maryland and 980 announced that the Terps' new radio home will be on...

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:26 PM ET, 07/01/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 03:50 PM ET, 03/04/2010

More College Park confrontation footage

As of early Thursday morning, The Post was explicitly not using the word "riot" to describe whatever it was that happened in College Park after the Duke game. It was sort of unclear whether it was a "riot," or a "spontaneous if overenthusiastic gathering of thousands of people." The...

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:50 PM ET, 03/04/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:12 AM ET, 03/04/2010

Video of College Park scene

View more news videos at: http://www.nbcwashington.com/video. There seems to be some disagreement about whether to term Wednesday night's party-with-police event on Route 1 a "riot," or maybe just a "peaceful gathering involving tear gas and people carrying around street signs." I don't know what the right term is for the...

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:12 AM ET, 03/04/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:54 PM ET, 11/23/2009

Vernon Davis goes curling

I don't usually brag and boast, but I'll make an exception right now: there might be no person better qualified to copy and paste the embed code for this video of Vernon Davis curling than your author. Think about it: From September through December of 2005, I covered Davis...

By Dan Steinberg  |  02:54 PM ET, 11/23/2009 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:54 PM ET, 11/05/2009

Debbie Yow discusses Friedgen and Williams

Because I've gotten a few e-mails on the topic, I thought I'd go ahead and provide some quotes from Debbie Yow's appearance on 106.7 The Fan's Mike Wise Show today. If you're pressed for time, here's an executive summary. Or, you can listen here, depending on your level of bravery....

By Dan Steinberg  |  02:54 PM ET, 11/05/2009 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:26 AM ET, 02/13/2009

Morning Look: The Jordan Williams Dunk

You heard how Maryland recruit Jordan Williams shattered a backboard the other day, right? Well, with things the way they are lately, I figure some folks in College Park would demand shatter proof. Here it is. The reaction from the fans is about what you'd expect: hands over head,...

By Dan Steinberg  |  08:26 AM ET, 02/13/2009 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:37 AM ET, 12/05/2008

Capital One Field at Byrd Stadium?

It's Lindsay Applebaum, filling in as a guest bogger again. Yes, I'm still here. Your beloved Steinberg will be back soon, I promise. Until then, I will continue to torture you with my lack of cheese references and quirky Jim Zorn stories. The economy is crumbling faster than the Redskins'...

By Lindsay Applebaum  |  09:37 AM ET, 12/05/2008 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:24 PM ET, 11/10/2006

Maryland Field Hockey: The Year After

(Before I go on, has anyone noticed that this is becoming the home for local athletes' moms? First D.C. United defender Bobby Boswell's mom Susan posted a comment on yesterday's GUTS item. Then former Maryland all-American field hockey player Emily Beach's mom Carol posted a comment on Tuesday's Mike Lonergan/Maryland...

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:24 PM ET, 11/10/2006 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps

Posted at 12:14 PM ET, 11/08/2006

Darryl Strawberry Comes to Comcast

Large correction: the original version of this post hinted that an employee of the Upright Citizens Brigade posted a blog item about Darryl Strawberry. That was false. A brother of a UCB employee, with no formal connection to the troupe, posted a blog item. You can read my correction here....

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:14 PM ET, 11/08/2006 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:57 AM ET, 11/08/2006

Tonight's Hoops Homecomings, Featuring Jason Green

So the TV people tonight will all be talking about Mike Lonergan's homecoming, Lonergan being the former Catholic head coach and Maryland assistant who now heads up Vermont, which faces Maryland tonight. If they have extra time, the TV people will also mention former Terps walk-on Matt Hahn, now a...

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:57 AM ET, 11/08/2006 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:38 PM ET, 11/07/2006

Sam Hollenbach = Frank Reich

That was the buzz today, in advance of the meeting with Miami, the team that made Frank Reich famous. Reich, who is now the senior pastor at Cornerstone Presbyterian in Charlotte, performed the devotional for the Terps before their win over Florida State, which apparently kicked off the Sam and...

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:38 PM ET, 11/07/2006 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 03:31 PM ET, 11/07/2006

Mixed Messages on Most Popular Turtles

My sense, not having any sort of objective criteria, was that men's basketball would be the number one sport on Maryland's campus, followed by football, women's basketball, men's soccer, and then everything else. But I got several different opinions on the matter from the football players I surveyed. "Probably still...

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:31 PM ET, 11/07/2006 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 03:06 PM ET, 11/07/2006

Smells Like Terps Spirit

So Maryland WR Isaiah Williams was asked (not by me) whether the Terps were reaching celebrity status on campus after four straight wins. "I would say that, I would say it's probably rock star status right now," Williams said. Then he was asked (not by me) which rock star he...

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:06 PM ET, 11/07/2006 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:44 PM ET, 11/07/2006

Celebrating Terps Love

That's how one of the Maryland scribes described what could be a momentously busy, if not necessarily momentous, day in College Park. The 7-2 first-place football team is currently discussing its bizarre 7-2 record. In a few hours both the defending national champion women's basketball team (which starts its season...

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:44 PM ET, 11/07/2006 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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