| Jan 13, 2013
| 8:30 PM
It was growing late Sunday night at BankUnited Center, and the concerns Mark Turgeon had expressed about the Miami game were being realized.
The Maryland coach had fretted that his young players — “puppies,” he called them —...
| Jan 25, 2013
| 8:20 AM
Most college basketball coaches never like their teams to play an opponent that has just been blown out.
As much as Maryland fans enjoyed seeing Duke get embarrassed at Miami on Wednesday night, I’m sure Mark Turgeon did not. It equaled the...
| Jan 29, 2013
| 10:06 AM
Maryland has yet to win an ACC road game going into Wednesday’s matchup with Florida State in Tallahassee. In fact, the Terps have won only two of 12 games they have played away from Comcast Center under second-year coach Mark Turgeon.
| Jan 30, 2013
| 11:41 PM
BLACKSBURG -- Shane Larkin is a sophomore in a starting lineup full of seniors for Miami, and often his biggest role is to drive the lane and facilitate for his teammates.
But he's plenty capable as a scorer, as he showed Thursday night in leading the...
| Feb 12, 2013
| 2:06 AM
At 10-0 in the ACC and No. 3 in the Associated Press national poll, Miami absolutely has national-championship potential. No stranger to such teams, North Carolina coach Roy Williams is piloting the Hurricanes' bandwagon.
“I think Miami is a...
| Feb 16, 2013
| 2:24 PM
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — Saturday marked the first time in Tony Bennett’s seven seasons as a head coach that his team scored at least 80 points and lost. Safe to say, the experience was unpleasant.
With his Virginia Cavaliers clawing toward an...
| Feb 19, 2013
| 9:12 PM
If Shane Larkin hits a runner in traffic, fine. Same if Kenny Kadji slingshots in a contested 3-pointer, or Reggie Johnson burrows through a low-post trap to muscle in a bank shot.
But allowing Johnson an uncontested layup? And throwing away the ensuing...