| Feb 28, 2014
| 7:45 AM
Baltimore Sun reporters Don Markus, Jeff Barker and producer-editor Jonas Shaffer weigh in on three topics from the past week in Maryland sports.
Who's to blame for Maryland not winning close games, Mark Turgeon or his players?
Don Markus: After...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 4:41 AM
Welcome to a second season of Morning Shootaround. We will follow the Terps throughout the 2013-14 season, but this year in this space we will provide a look ahead rather than looking back. We will try to analyze Maryland's strengths and weaknesses, as...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 9:17 AM
Baltimore Sun reporters Jeff Barker and Don Markus and producer-editor Jonas Shaffer weigh in on three topics from the past week in Maryland sports.
What has Maryland been most lacking this season in going 17-15?
Jeff Barker: A rim protector? Some...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 6:53 PM
Life is good again for Alex Len. The ankle injury that caused him so much pain toward the end of his two-year career at Maryland has healed. His new team, the Phoenix Suns, has been the biggest surprise in the NBA this season.
His progress slowed by...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 2:16 PM
BURLINGTON, N.J. — Nikki Reed knew she had to move. Though she had lived her entire life in Mobile, Ala., Reed watched her oldest son, Jacoby, go from being a promising high school basketball player to being sent away to state prison at age 17 for...
| Jan 14, 2014
| 5:45 PM
COLLEGE PARK — Historically, Mark Turgeon's teams usually have had a couple go-to guys, players who because of talent or toughness or some intangible trait could lead a struggling group out of a slump.
It happened at Wichita State, with center...
| Jan 5, 2014
| 6:54 AM
Maryland center Shaquille Cleare is aware of the criticism leveled against him from fans and media during the first two months of his sophomore year -- maybe to the point where it affected his play.
Cleare, who was used sparingly behind Alex Len as a...
| Dec 21, 2013
| 3:01 PM
COLLEGE PARK — Maryland men's basketball head coach Mark Turgeon wouldn’t allow his Terps to say the word “Christmas” until after Saturday’s game against Boston University at Comcast Center.
Given how the Terps played,...
| Dec 29, 2013
| 7:45 PM
COLLEGE PARK -- Starting with a season-opening one-point defeat to Connecticut, Maryland coach Mark Turgeon kept saying how much a difference Seth Allen would have made.
Allen’s return to the lineup Sunday night after sitting out two months...
| Dec 13, 2013
| 11:41 AM
Baltimore Sun reporters Jeff Barker and Don Markus and producer-editor Jonas Shaffer weigh in on the three biggest topics of the past week in Maryland sports.
How effective was freshman Roddy Peters in his first ACC game?
Jeff Barker: He was good....
| Dec 12, 2013
| 7:33 PM
CHESTNUT HILL, Mass. — Last year, the Maryland men's basketball team won just two Atlantic Coast Conference games on the road. It won one the season before.
Nobody needs to tell the Terps how elusive road victories can be. Thursday night's game...