Maryland visits Florida State on Tuesday evening. Tip-off is at 9 p.m. (TV: ESPNU).
Mike Wise writes that Maryland senior guard Sean Mosley is the bridge between the past and present in College Park. Liz Clarke has the story on Florida State’s Bernard James, who enlisted in the Air Force at 18 and had three deployments to the Middle East.
Do you miss Gary Williams? He’ll be popping up on ESPN 980 as the station’s college basketball insider.
Maryland at a glance
Record: 12-4, 2-1 ACC.
RPI rank: 89.
Strength of schedule rank: 129.
Ken Pomeroy ranking: 157.
Florida State at a glance
Record: 11-6, 2-1.
RPI rank: 49.
Strength of schedule rank: 13.
Ken Pomeroy ranking: 29.
What others are saying: Sure, the Seminoles earned a rather astounding 32-point win over North Carolina on Saturday, but Florida State’s players say it’s already in the past (Orlando Sentinel). . . . Previewing Florida State-Maryland (SBNation Tampa Bay).
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