| Nov 14, 2011
| 7:38 PM
A University of Maryland commission concluded that the school cannot adequately support 27 teams and recommended eliminating eight of them to create "a leaner, stronger athletic program."
The teams, which compete in six different sports, are: men's...
| Nov 14, 2011
| 5:20 PM
When he learned Monday that Maryland could be dropping intercollegiate swimming, Phil Denkevitz felt like a fish out of water. One of three All-American swimmers in Terps' 55-year history, he's the first one ever to have been inducted into the school's...
| Mar 14, 2012
| 12:07 PM
Could a battle forDannyO'Brien's services be brewing between two traditional Big 10 powers?
Over the past week, Penn State and Wisconsin have been mentioned in connection with O'Brien, the former Maryland starter who will graduate in May and have two...
| Mar 21, 2012
After the first weekend of the NCAA men's basketball tournament, the field has been trimmed down to 16 teams and all four of our boys with Howard County ties have been eliminated. Eric Atkins (Notre Dame) and Anthony Lee (Temple) were each sent home after...
| Nov 15, 2011
| 6:56 PM
The quarterback debate that went on for much of Maryland's dismal 2011 season ended last Saturday night, when Danny O'Brien was thrown to the turf at FedEx Field in a 45-21 loss to Notre Dame and broke a bone in his left arm.
But that doesn't mean the...
| Nov 18, 2011
| 12:04 PM
The more losses pile up for this year's Maryland football team, the closer the Terps get to reliving their not-so-distant past. It was only two years ago that Maryland finished 2-10 and rumors swirled around then-longtime coach Ralph Friedgen about his...
| Nov 21, 2011
| 3:30 PM
Maryland president Wallace D. Loh announced Monday his "heart-wrenching" decision to eliminate eight of the university's 27 sports teams due to severe budget issues, but he preserved for the teams the longshot possibility of being retained through...
| Nov 22, 2011
| 1:45 PM
Maryland football coach Randy Edsall said Tuesday that he has begun to establish a "groundwork" for the program and that he is not discouraged by a 2-9 season in which he has found himself criticized — unfairly, he believes — for his team...
| Apr 18, 2012
| 5:09 PM
The first months of a college athletic director's tenure are typically spent getting a feel for the landscape. For Maryland athletic director Kevin Anderson, his first seven months included leading a major overhaul that included the messy divorce with a...
| Nov 27, 2011
| 4:43 PM
Sophomore defensive end David Mackall, who had been suspended indefinitely Nov. 2 by Maryland head coach Randy Edsall, said Sunday that he has been granted a release from the school.
Mackall, who started the first seven games this season after being a...
| Dec 2, 2011
| 4:18 PM
Maryland athletic director Kevin Anderson plans to meet with football coach Randy Edsall Saturday night as part of a "top to bottom" review of a football program that ended the season with a 2-10 record that Anderson called "unacceptable."
| Jan 24, 2012
| 7:41 PM
Maryland's decision to name the Comcast Center court for its all-time winningest men's basketball coach, Gary Williams, was bumpier than the public knew and came despite the objections from the coach with the second most wins in program history —...