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  • Did ESPN's Scott Van Pelt tell Jordan Williams to go pro?

    Did ESPN's Scott Van Pelt tell Jordan Williams to go pro?
    After a workout with the Washington Wizards on Tuesday morning, former Terps big man Jordan Williams said that ESPN’s Scott Van Pelt, a Maryland grad, was among those who advised him while he mulled over entering the NBA draft. Van Pelt “was a...
  • Jordan Williams: Leaving Maryland for NBA 'wasn't an easy decision'

    Jordan Williams: Leaving Maryland for NBA 'wasn't an easy decision'
    Former Maryland center Jordan Williams arrived at Verizon Center Tuesday with a trim new body (19 pounds lighter), a new position (forward) and an explanation for Terps basketball fans on how and why he left the team after his sophomore season to pursue...
  • Coffee Companion -- 6/8: O's beat A's and one 'special' Bundy

    Coffee Companion -- 6/8: O's beat A's and one 'special' Bundy
    Each morning, Monday through Friday, I'll hook you up with reading material to skim through as you slug down coffee and slack off at the start of your workday -- that way I'll have an excuse to do the same at the start of mine.    Running it back: The...
  • Jordan Williams goes in Round 2 in many NBA mock drafts

    Jordan Williams goes in Round 2 in many NBA mock drafts
    The Washington Wizards were one of several teams that Maryland center Jordan Williams has worked out for as he runs the gamut before the June 23 NBA draft, and after Tuesday’s workout at Verizon Center, he said he has a hectic schedule the next...
  • Competing with undersized frontcourt will be tall order for Terps' Turgeon

    Competing with undersized frontcourt will be tall order for Terps' Turgeon
    When Mark Turgeon was asked about his frontcourt Monday, Maryland's men's basketball coach inhaled deeply like a swimmer about to take an underwater plunge. Five weeks after replacing the retired Gary Williams, Turgeon knows his young team has issues...
  • Ex-Terp Williams hopes his physical transformation will pay off on draft day

    Ex-Terp Williams hopes his physical transformation will pay off on draft day
    Potential setbacks lined the shelves of Albertsons grocery store. Cookies and ice cream tempted Jordan Williams from the shelves of the Las Vegas supermarket. Williams, a 6-foot-8, 261-pound soon-to-be professional basketball player, was in the midst...
  • Your turn: The best landing spot for Jordan Williams?

    Your turn: The best landing spot for Jordan Williams?
    Chances are Maryland forward Jordan Williams will hear his name called at some point during Thursday night’s NBA draft, though you might already be in bed by the time it happens. The majority of NBA draft experts have Williams, who was named all-ACC...
  • Ex-Terp Williams, Baltimore native Selby selected in NBA draft

    Ex-Terp Williams, Baltimore native Selby selected in NBA draft
    With the 36th pick in Thursday night's NBA draft, former Maryland Terrapins forward Jordan Williams' dreams became a reality. Thirteen picks later, a turbulent past year for Baltimore native Josh Selby culminated with his joining Williams among the...
  • Williams and Stoglin could be dynamic tag-team for Terps

    Terrell Stoglin poured in 25 points Sunday during Maryland's critical 87-80 victory over N.C. State, stealing a little bit of the spotlight from Grievis Vasquez, who was on hand at Comcast Center to see his jersey go into the rafters. Of course...
  • Terps still have fight left in them, but time has run out

    Terps still have fight left in them, but time has run out
    Written off by many a couple of weeks ago, Maryland kept fighting, like always, and picked up a pair of critical wins over N.C. State and Florida State. The Terps kept slugging away Sunday night, but they had no answer for the Tar Heels' size and length....
  • Coffee Companion -- 3/8

    Coffee Companion -- 3/8
    Each morning, Monday through Friday, I'll hook you up with some reading material to skim through as you slug down coffee and slack off at the start of your workday -- that way I'll have an excuse to do the same at the start of mine. Running it back:...
  • Maryland's Jordan Williams 'not even thinking about' the NBA

    Maryland's Jordan Williams 'not even thinking about' the NBA
    Maryland big man Jordan Williams, who was named to the all-ACC first team on Monday, is in Greensboro, N.C. prepping for this week's ACC tournament. His sophomore season nearly over, Williams said Wednesday that he isn't thinking about his NBA prospects...