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Terps scramble in final seconds but unable to defeat No. 4 Syracuse

Terps scramble in final seconds but unable to defeat No. 4 Syracuse

COLLEGE PARK — Maryland erased a 12-point deficit in the last 12 minutes and had its chances against No. 4 Syracuse Monday night at Comcast Center. What the Terps haven't done much of the season — hit big shots — they couldn't do against the Orange.

A missed free throw by sophomore forward Jake Layman prevented Maryland from tying the game with 47.7 seconds left, junior guard Nick Faust (City) was blocked on a subsequent drive and sophomore guard Seth Allen missed an off-balance 20-footer at the buzzer that could have won the game.

Instead of the Terps getting a signature win, Syracuse broke a two-game losing streak — its first two...

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