| Dec 4, 2013
| 6:33 AM
Welcome to a second season of Morning Shootaround. We will follow the Terps throughout the 2013-14 season, but this year in this space, we will provide a look ahead rather than back. We will try to analyze Maryland's strengths and weaknesses, as well as...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 1:16 PM
Dave Dickerson's ties to Maryland's men's basketball program go back to playing in College Park for Lefty Driesell and Bob Wade from 1985 through 1989, and coaching there under Gary Williams from 1996 through 2005.
Maryland is where Dickerson met his...
| Nov 30, 2013
| 9:26 AM
Evan Smotrycz spent Thanksgiving Day with Maryland teammate Nick Faust and his family in Harford County. What stood out for Smotrycz was not the traditional food Lisa Faust served, but the "special" chocolate cake she sent back with him him to College...
| Nov 29, 2013
| 8:11 PM
COLLEGE PARK — There was no formal introduction, no hoopla as the leading scorer in Maryland men's basketball history took a seat behind the bench for the first time in his new role.
Juan Dixon, dressed in a grey suit and trying hard to fade...
| Nov 29, 2013
| 7:24 PM
COLLEGE PARK — A single possession summed up the Maryland basketball team's 89-62 victory Friday over Morgan State.
It happened late in the first half at Comcast Center, with the Terps already comfortably ahead by a dozen points. A steal by...
| 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...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 6:15 AM
Baltimore Sun reporters Don Markus and Jeff Barker and producer-editor Jonas Shaffer weigh in on three of the biggest topics of the past week in Maryland sports.
Given the way the Terps have played this season, would you be more surprised if they won...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 1:30 PM
ST. THOMAS, Virgin Islands -- Maryland and Morgan State came to this Caribbean destination for the Paradise Jam basketball tournament with different priorities.
It's not that the Terps packed only their sneakers and the Bears packed only their snorkels,...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 3:17 PM
COLLEGE PARK — Tom McMillen could hardly have been a more highly touted recruit.
"The best high school player in America," read Sports Illustrated's headline in bold lettering on a 1970 cover depicting the 6-foot-11 Mansfield (Pa.) basketball star....
| Nov 20, 2013
| 3:33 PM
COLLEGE PARK — It was Maryland's media day, and Roddy Peters kept forgetting to look at the cameras surrounding him. The freshman point guard would glance up momentarily, but then his gaze would drop again until he was staring at his shoes....
| Nov 19, 2013
| 1:28 PM
The girls state basketball tournament will move to Towson University's new SECU Arena in March after 20 years at UMBC.
"UMBC's been great to us over the years, but it's a beautiful new facility at Towson," said Andy Warner, assistant director of the...
| Nov 17, 2013
| 7:18 PM
Len Elmore couldn't remember whether Richard Nixon ever came to Cole Field House during his presidency, but the former Maryland basketball star recalled an executive order given to longtime coach Lefty Driesell.
"Nixon told Lefty that he couldn't play,...