| Mar 14, 2015
It's not hard to pinpoint the moment when Maryland men's basketball fans felt their team's present connect to its glorious past.
The date was Feb. 24. The opponent was mighty Wisconsin. The final score was 59-53, Terps.
A sellout crowd surged onto the...
| Mar 8, 2015
| 4:44 PM
College basketball is in trouble.
For more than 124 years, basketball has been woven into the fabric of America's culture and it somehow has withstood the test of time. But on the eve of this year's March Madness, the sport has seen better days....
| Feb 26, 2015
| 10:22 AM
In recognition of 70 years of dunking in college basketball, Maryland's athletic website put up a poll earlier this month asking fans to vote on the best dunk in Terps history. (It includes a highlight video that's well worth watching.)
I'm not sure...
| Feb 14, 2015
| 5:56 PM
Driving up to Penn State on Saturday dredged up some nasty memories of my last trip to Happy Valley for a Maryland men's basketball game. It wasn’t much fun for the Terps, either.
It was March 1990, the end of coach Gary Williams’ first...
| Jan 26, 2015
| 12:06 PM
Anthony Cowan Jr.'s roots at Maryland run deep.
Growing up in Bowie, he attended Gary Williams' summer camp in College Park several times. His father, Anthony Sr., received his master's from the school. His grandmother works in the university's African-...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 2:44 PM
As Maryland's current freshman class has gotten off to a strong start in 2014, it's a good time to look back at some of the best recruiting periods in the program's history.
1970- 1972: Lefty Driesell was starting his second season when he brought...
| May 29, 2014
| 2:50 PM
Maryland baseball coach John Szefc paused and looked forward, trying to articulate just how special it was to be part of the Terps' first NCAA tournament team in 43 years.
Szefc was just 4 years old when Maryland lost its first two games in Gastonia, N....
| Oct 17, 2014
| 8:10 AM
Keith Gatlin did not come up to Maryland for Midnight Madness when he was being recruited by Lefty Driesell. Nor does Gatlin remember much from that event during his career in College Park, which ended in 1988.
“I came up on my official...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 3:53 PM
Since a memorial service at a sweltering, standing-room only Cole Field House was held a few days after Len Bias' death in June 1986, there has been little official connection between the former basketball All-American and the University of Maryland....
| Oct 2, 2014
| 11:58 AM
COLLEGE PARK — Mark Turgeon's two distinct memories of Len Bias have lasted three decades.
The first occurred when Turgeon was a sophomore point guard at Kansas, sharing the same court at the Greak Alaskan Shootout with a junior rising star from...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 5:30 AM
COLLEGE PARK — On one of the more memorable sports weekends in recent Maryland history – with the induction of the late Len Bias into the school’s athletic Hall of Fame Friday and the football team’s first home Big Ten game against...