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Led by Kevin Huerter, Maryland beats Northwestern, 73-57, for second win in three games

Led by Kevin Huerter, Maryland beats Northwestern, 73-57, for second win in three games

Maryland men’s basketball coach Mark Turgeon kept insisting over the past few weeks that his Terps were getting better. They seemed like empty words coming from a coach trying to keep his team from collapsing under the pressure of a disappointing, injury-marred season.

On Saturday afternoon, Maryland finally lived up to its coach’s claim.

The Terps never trailed Northwestern, going on runs to start each half, building its lead to as many as 21 points and playing its most complete game of the season in a 73-57 win at Xfinity Center.

“It is a good feeling, because it finally feels like we put together a complete game, it feels like we played pretty well for the most part...

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