Maryland --

Named Kurt Van Valkenburgh football defensive tackles coach. Gib Romaine, tackles coach for 14 years, goes to administrative staff with special duties to be assigned. ACC -- Named Tom Worstell, Maryland's sophomore MF from Stonewall Jackson High, lacrosse player of the week, after scoring three goals in 10-9 upset of top-ranked North Carolina. Hampden-Sydney -- Named Joseph Edward Bush, longtime assistant at VMI, football coach. Southwest Texas State -- Named Harry Larrabee, formerly at Alaska-Anchorage, men's basketball coach. BASEBALL

Chicago Cubs -- Waived OF Gary Woods; released P Reggie Patterson from AAA contract. Chicago White Sox -- Released OF Rudy Law. Cleveland Indians -- Placed P Tom Waddell (elbow) on 15-day disabled list; signed free agent P Frank Wills to AAA contract.Kansas City Royals -- Sent P Al Hargesheimer to minor-league camp for reassignment.Minnesota Twins -- Released OF Mark Davidson, P Rich Legatt, P Ramon Romero, P Tom Burns. St. Louis Cardinals -- Optioned OF John Morris, OF Curt Ford to AAA Louisville and returned nonroster P Greg Mathews there; outrighted P Mark Ross to AAA Tucson. Toronto Blue Jays -- Assigned OF Ron Shepherd outright to AAA Syracuse. BASKETBALL

Los Angeles Clippers -- Placed swingman Junior Bridgeman (torn thumb ligament) on injured reserve and signed C Ozell Jones. NBA -- Named 76ers F Charles Barkley, who averaged 20.5 rebounds, 27.5 points in four games last week, player of the week. HORSE RACING

Pimlico -- Aroundback led from start to win $50,000-added Caesar's Wish Stakes by 2 3/4 lengths over rail-running Jolly Jackie, who was five lengths ahead of third-place Tulindas. Aroundback paid $3.60 and led a 3-4 exacta worth $28.20. Time for the 1 1/16 miles over fast track was 1:45.