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Meet Maryland linebacker commitment Jermaine Carter

Meet Maryland linebacker commitment Jermaine Carter

Jermaine Carter liked the idea of playing with other Friendship Collegiate (D.C.) grads at Maryland, and staying close to home was a bonus, too. But his decision to commit to the Terps boiled down primarily to one reason. “The defense that they run, I’m kind of familiar with it,” Carter said. “My team runs a similar defense. … It’s a 3-4.” Carter played the MIKE linebacker spot for Friendship Collegiate, calling the plays and making “the audibles if needed.” The future Terp relished his role as a defensive leader for the D.C. Statewide Athletic Association champions. “I feel like I performed very well in the defense,”...

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