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Big Ten

No. 2 Maryland loses at home to Wisconsin, 70-57

Maryland tried just about everything to get the ball in the basket — driving to the hoop, shooting from the outside, working it inside and out.


The second-ranked Terrapins went nearly 11 minutes without a field goal in the decisive first half, fell behind Wisconsin by 16 points and never recovered in a 70-57 loss Saturday night.

Maryland (22-4, 10-3 Big Ten) fell out of a first-place tie in the conference and had its school-record home winning streak snapped at 27 games.

The Terrapins were done in by a first half in which they went 7 for 21 from the field with nine turnovers.

"I just felt we came out with our foot in the mud," guard...