Maryland linebacker Isaiah Davis’ redshirt freshman season a year ago could’ve been defined by one play — a long-after-the-whistle late hit on Penn State kicker Joey Julius. Instead, Davis withstood its messy aftermath to finish the season in a much better place in terms of his future with the Terps.
That’s where Davis’ big brother played a role.Read more
Redshirt junior quarterback Caleb Henderson, who transferred last year from North Carolina with hopes of winning a starting job going into the 2017 season, sat out Maryland’s practice Friday with an apparent foot injury.
At the practice, the third of four sessions opened to the media during the preseason, Henderson was seen wearing a protective boot on his right foot.Read more
Maryland men’s basketball coach Mark Turgeon knew that the 2017-18 Big Ten schedule would be more difficult long before it was released, if only because the first two games would be played in early December to compensate for the conference tournament being held the first week of March and for Fox’s TV schedule.Read more
Maryland will host reigning Big Ten regular-season champion Purdue in this year’s conference opener on Dec. 1, then travel to Illinois two days later as 2017-18 league play starts nearly a month earlier than usual.
The early start to league play is to help compensate for the Big Ten playing its postseason tournament at New York’s Madison Square Garden a week ahead of the rest of the Power Five conferences.Read more
Seeing Justin Jackson’s name in the first round of ESPN’s current mock draft for 2018 wasn’t a surprise. Nor was the fact that the 6-7 forward from Canada has seemingly moved up from being mentioned toward the end of the first round to smack in the middle — as the No. 15 overall pick.Read more