With a chance to clinch at least second place in the Big Ten with a sixth straight victory, 10th-ranked Maryland seemed to have lost its momentum midway through the second half Tuesday night against the league's worst team at the Rutgers Athletic Center.
Maryland defensive end Quinton Jefferson has spent the past four years learning a lot about patience.
Maryland center Damonte Dodd went from barely playing as a freshman last season to becoming a starter and regular contributor for the first two months of his sophomore year to barely playing the past two games.
By the end of his junior year of high school, Jared Nickens knew he had a decision to make.
The target on the Maryland’s men’s basketball team got bigger Monday.
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.
The story of Dez Wells, once uncertain, seems headed for a happy ending. The legacy the Maryland men's basketball team's senior leader hoped to leave when he arrived here 2 1/2 years ago now appears solid, his place in the program's history secure.
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.