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Maryland suspends Diamond Stone for a game after flagrant foul against Wisconsin

Maryland suspends Diamond Stone for a game after flagrant foul against Wisconsin

After a flurry of tweets questioning why Maryland center Diamond Stone wasn’t ejected from Saturday’s 70-57 home loss to Wisconsin was followed by a flurry of apologetic phone calls to those associated with Badgers forward Vitto Brown, Terps coach Mark Turgeon suspended his star freshman center Monday.

The decision to suspend Stone for Thursday’s road game at Minnesota was left up to Turgeon, though fully supported by the Big Ten. It marks the first time in Turgeon’s five seasons in College Park that he suspended one of his players for an altercation with an opposing player.

With a few seconds left in the first half and the then-No. 2 Terps trailing...

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