| Aug 9, 2013
| 10:53 AM
Baltimore Sun reporters Jeff Barker and Don Markus and editor Matt Bracken weigh in on the three biggest topics of the past week in Maryland sports.
Maryland had no quarterbacks left standing at the end of last season, but there are a half-dozen in camp...
| Dec 29, 2013
| 7:45 PM
COLLEGE PARK -- Starting with a season-opening one-point defeat to Connecticut, Maryland coach Mark Turgeon kept saying how much a difference Seth Allen would have made.
Allen’s return to the lineup Sunday night after sitting out two months...
| Jan 5, 2014
| 6:54 AM
Maryland center Shaquille Cleare is aware of the criticism leveled against him from fans and media during the first two months of his sophomore year -- maybe to the point where it affected his play.
Cleare, who was used sparingly behind Alex Len as a...
| Jan 14, 2014
| 5:45 PM
COLLEGE PARK — Historically, Mark Turgeon's teams usually have had a couple go-to guys, players who because of talent or toughness or some intangible trait could lead a struggling group out of a slump.
It happened at Wichita State, with center...
| Nov 18, 2013
| 6:10 AM
Mark Turgeon has said repeatedly that he was going to coach differently this season, that he wasn't going to worry about a player's ego, that he was going to do what was best for his team.
A three-game snapshot is certainly not enough to make a final...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 1:48 PM
The is-he-or-isn't-he-coming saga of Maryland four-star recruit Trayvon Reed could have some finality as soon as Wednesday.
The 7-foot-1, 210-pound center from Snellville, Ga., rated among the top 10 big men in the country, told at least one reporter...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 10:56 AM
Maryland coach Mark Turgeon can thank Nikki Reed for her 7-foot-1 son's decision to play basketball for the Terps beginning in 2014.
While Trayvon Reed's mother didn't push him toward College Park when the Powder Springs, Ga., native was choosing...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 5:06 AM
ST. THOMAS, Virgin Islands -- Charles Mitchell is admittedly a little biased when it comes to Maryland teammate Shaquille Cleare, but the sophomore forward who seems to be ready every game insists that Terps fans have yet to see the real Shaq, who has yet...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 5:25 PM
ST. THOMAS, U.S. Virgin Islands — Another forgettable first half had slowly, and sloppily, given way to a double-digit lead for Maryland in Friday’s opening round of the Paradise Jam.
But then a 16-point lead had suddenly, and predictably,...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 7:05 AM
A few thoughts and observations from Maryland's 56-52 win over Providence in the championship game of the Paradise Jam tournament:
** Amid the celebration early Tuesday morning at the University of Virgin Islands' Sports and Fitness Center, Maryland...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 7:33 PM
CHESTNUT HILL, Mass. — Last year, the Maryland men's basketball team won just two Atlantic Coast Conference games on the road. It won one the season before.
Nobody needs to tell the Terps how elusive road victories can be. Thursday night's game...
| Dec 13, 2013
| 11:41 AM
Baltimore Sun reporters Jeff Barker and Don Markus and producer-editor Jonas Shaffer weigh in on the three biggest topics of the past week in Maryland sports.
How effective was freshman Roddy Peters in his first ACC game?
Jeff Barker: He was good....