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  • Keith Gatlin talks about Harry Giles' visit to Maryland

    Keith Gatlin talks about Harry Giles' visit to Maryland
    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...
  • Rousing applause greets Len Bias' induction into Terps Hall of Fame

    Rousing applause greets Len Bias' induction into Terps Hall of Fame
    COLLEGE PARK -- For each inductee he introduced Friday night, emcee Chick Hernandez ran through a list of that person's accomplishments at the University of Maryland. For most who were announced, the 400 people gathered at tables in the Heise Room at...
  • Len Bias' legacy still resonates as he goes into Maryland's athletic Hall of Fame

    Len Bias' legacy still resonates as he goes into Maryland's athletic Hall of Fame
    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...
  • Five questions heading into the Terps' first basketball practice

    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...
  • Memories of Len Bias are complicated, but still remain strong

    Memories of Len Bias are complicated, but still remain strong
    If Len Bias could attend his own Hall of Fame ceremony on Friday, he'd do so as a 50-year-old man. That's a heck of a thing to wrap your head around if, like me, you grew up as an obsessed ACC basketball fan in the 1980s. Lenny has lived as an idea...
  • Easton, Whitehall clash in battle of unbeatens

    Easton, Whitehall clash in battle of unbeatens
    Arizona rocks college football's landscape again by beating national power Oregon for a second year in a row. … The Kansas City Royals drew first blood in their ALDS matchup with the Angels with, of all things, a home run. … In Saturday's...
  • Terps and scholarships [Editorial]

    To those who follow college athletics only casually, the announcement last week that the University of Maryland will henceforth award athletic scholarships on a multi-year basis instead of year-to-year may sound like a minor change. But in fact, it's a...
  • After years of struggles, Maryland is back on the college baseball map

    After years of struggles, Maryland is back on the college baseball map
    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....
  • Len Bias to be inducted into Maryland Athletics Hall of Fame

    Len Bias to be inducted into Maryland Athletics Hall of Fame
    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....
  • Len Bias deserves to be hall-of-famer [Letter]

    Len Bias deserves to be hall-of-famer [Letter]
    The University of Maryland has made the right choice by their inclusion of Len Bias into the Maryland Athletics Hall of Fame ("Len Bias to be inducted in Maryland Athletics Hall of Fame," July 16). Although I graduated from a different university, I...
  • Federal panel backs early release for drug inmates

    Federal panel backs early release for drug inmates
    A judicial panel voted Friday to slash prison time for thousands of inmates — hundreds of them from Maryland — a significant move toward softening the severe punishments for federal drug crimes. If the step by the U.S. Sentencing Commission...