St. John's loss could potentially be Maryland's gain.
Darrick Wood, a 6-foot-4 shooting guard, withdrew his commitment to the Red Storm late last week. According to FiveStarBasketball.com, the Terps reached out to the Washington native soon after.
Rivals.com ranks Wood a four-star prospect, the No. 20 shooting guard in the 2012 class and the No. 104 player nationally. A Team Takeover member, Wood plays for Bridgton Academy in Maine.
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She led the Rams with 19 points and 24 rebounds. In the first quarter, she scored six of her nine points on follow shots as the Rams outrebounded the defending state Class 1A champion Poets, 52-40.
And how much the Maryland-bound senior means to South was evident yesterday. She not only scored a game-high 24 points, but also grabbed 13 rebounds, blocked seven shots, dealt six assists and made six steals. Pfirman had a hand in 36 of South's 46 points and helped the Mounties (8-1, 3-0) remain tied for first in the HAC-II with Mount Carmel and Warrior Run.
Senior center Malina Howard led all scorers with 20 points, followed by Leah Fechko (17 points) and junior Ashley Morrissette (13 points).Copyright © 2014, The Baltimore Sun