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Diamond Stone signs agreement to join Terps
Diamond Stone signs agreement to join Terps

Maryland men’s basketball coach Mark Turgeon and assistant coach Bino Ranson had just left Diamond Stone’s house in Milwaukee one Friday night last month when the five-star prospect ranked as the second-best high school big man in the country sent them a text message. Fortunately, the rental car had been pulled to the side of the road before the two coaches read it. “He said, ‘I’m going to commit’. Of course, we’re like, ‘Where? I hope it’s Maryland,’” Turgeon recalled with a laugh Wednesday. “With recruiting, you just hope everything’s true and everything happens. It was a great moment.” After Stone...