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Mark Turgeon

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  • After tears and cheers for Dez Wells, Terps guard rises to challenge vs. Michigan

    After tears and cheers for Dez Wells, Terps guard rises to challenge vs. Michigan
    In a matter of minutes at Xfinity Center, Dez Wells went from not wanting to cry to having to play basketball. In a postgame interview with ESPN’s Dan Dakich, Wells explained why that had proved so difficult for much of Saturday afternoon. Being...
  • On Senior Day, Terps beat Michigan and preserve perfect record at home vs. Big Ten

    On Senior Day, Terps beat Michigan and preserve perfect record at home vs. Big Ten
    It’s never easy to leave home, which makes what Dez Wells, Evan Smotrycz, Richaud Pack and Jon Graham found at Maryland over the years all the more remarkable. Each had come seeking a rebirth of sorts, a new beginning at a program at times...
  • Before Senior Day, Terps transfers reflect on unlikely path to College Park

    Before Senior Day, Terps transfers reflect on unlikely path to College Park
    Typically, Senior Days are about players who have spent their entire college career in the same place, growing from freshman to senior, some even from role player to star. For five of the 11 seniors — seven players and four team managers —...
  • Is Dez Wells on the Mount Rushmore of Maryland dunkers?

    Is Dez Wells on the Mount Rushmore of Maryland dunkers?
    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...
  • Why is The Sun ignoring UM's winningest team?

    Why is The Sun ignoring UM's winningest team?
    Last week both the UM men and women's basketball teams played important conference games. Yet the next morning there was absolutely no coverage in The Sun of the women Terps' big victory that kept an 18-game winning streak alive. Instead, on the front...
  • Maryland's win over No. 5 Wisconsin may signal arrival of Terps as national contender

    Maryland's win over No. 5 Wisconsin may signal arrival of Terps as national contender
    When college basketball teams make the transition from rebuilding to nationally relevant, their coaches, players and fans often can point to a few games that helped speed up the process. Someday Mark Turgeon might talk about Tuesday night's 59-53...
  • Dez Wells scores 26 points as No. 14 Terps upset No. 5 Wisconsin, 59-53

    Dez Wells scores 26 points as No. 14 Terps upset No. 5 Wisconsin, 59-53
    Maryland coach Mark Turgeon had been waiting four years for a meaningful win with national significance. Dez Wells had been waiting three years for a signature performance that fans will talk about long after he leaves college. Together, they and the...
  • Random thoughts on the Orioles' first official full-squad practice day

    Random thoughts on the Orioles' first official full-squad practice day
    Here are a few issues that are the talk of the press room at the Ed Smith Stadium spring training complex as the Orioles get ready to begin their first full-squad workout later this morning: -- The Orioles will hold an informal outdoor news conference...
  • Odd scene unfolded as Wisconsin's Bo Ryan interrupted Mark Turgeon's news conference

    Odd scene unfolded as Wisconsin's Bo Ryan interrupted Mark Turgeon's news conference
    Maryland men's basketball coach Mark Turgeon had just finished making an opening statement after his team's 59-53 victory over No. 5 Wisconsin and was about to take questions from reporters when an odd scene unfolded in the media room at Xfinity Center on...
  • Maryland, Big Ten mull the idea of making freshmen ineligible for football, men's basketball

    Maryland, Big Ten mull the idea of making freshmen ineligible for football, men's basketball
    The Big Ten Conference has begun a discussion with its members about the possibility of pursuing a national rule change to make freshmen ineligible to play in men's basketball and football. The idea was discussed briefly Thursday by the University of...
  • Against old teammate, Terps' Jake Layman seeks to show he belongs

    Against old teammate, Terps' Jake Layman seeks to show he belongs
    In the summer of 2012, Jake Layman and Sam Dekker were teammates on the under-18 United States national team that beat host Brazil for the gold medal in the FIBA Americas championships. Layman was a skinny 6-foot-8, 190-pound shooter from outside of...