| Aug 2, 2012
| 4:00 AM
Editor's note: Each week, InsideMdSports.com provides this blog with a Maryland recruiting feature that previously appeared as premium content on its site.
First, they emerged into the national spotlight as young hoops prodigies, earning lofty national...
| Mar 15, 2011
| 8:30 AM
The 2011 NCAA tournament officially tips off tonight with a pair of play-in games -- I'm still scratching my head at UAB and Clemson playing for a No. 12 seed -- but the bracket bonanza for most pools begins Thursday afternoon with the Round of 64. That...
| Apr 9, 2011
You know how this complicated and uplifting journey ended.
UConn won the 2011 national championship. Players embraced under falling confetti at Reliant Stadium in Houston. Kemba Walker became one of the most celebrated athletes on the planet. Having...
| Jan 19, 2011
| 12:20 PM
Hampton's Allen Iverson, the only sophomore honored, was named to The Associated Press' All-America Tuesday.
Iverson, who led Georgetown to second place in the Big East Conference tournament, was the third-leading vote-getter on the first team behind...
| Mar 31, 2012
| 12:16 PM
The sniping between Kentucky’s John Calipari and Louisville’s Rick Pitino has been put on hold this week, much to the disappointment of the fan bases of their respective teams and the media assembled for the Final Four in New Orleans.
| Mar 31, 2012
| 2:32 PM
Jabari Parker had just sent the Simeon gym into a tizzy.
It was the end of the third quarter of a city tournament game, and Parker dunked home a rebound over and between three Hyde Park defenders as the buzzer sounded.
The stands rocked. His screaming...
| Mar 31, 2012
| 2:40 PM
High school: Proviso East.
College: St. Louis.
Team highlights: Thirty-two consecutive victories to open the season, including the championship of the Proviso West tournament. The Pirates...
| Apr 1, 2012
| 7:16 PM
(Reuters) - More than two dozen people faced criminal charges on Sunday after violence broke out as fans celebrated the University of Kentucky's win over arch rival Louisville in their NCAA Final Four match-up, officials said.
Thousands of fans filled...
| Apr 2, 2012
| 10:51 AM
Don Markus, reporter
Kansas 71, Kentucky 69: There are some coaches who are destined not to win a national championship. Not saying that John Calipari is the Guy V. Lewis of his generation, but Bill Self coached a less talented Jayhawks team over ...
| Apr 4, 2012
| 4:30 AM
Navy basketball coach Ed DeChellis is not a man adept at hiding how he feels.
When I visited a Navy practice in February, he called his players together into a loose huddle a few minutes before the official start of practice. Navy students being Navy...
| Apr 3, 2012
| 6:57 AM
The next time college basketball fans see Kentucky, the newly crowned national champions will look a lot different.
So will the team the Wildcats will be facing – Maryland.
Neither the countdown nor the buildup for their Nov. 9 matchup at the...