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  • Gary Williams says Terps will be in NCAA tournament in 2012

    Gary Williams says Terps will be in NCAA tournament in 2012
    Less than 48 hours after the Terps were snubbed by the NIT selection committee -- how sad is that? -- Maryland coach Gary Williams is already looking ahead to the 2012 NCAA tournament. In an interview with Kelli Johnson of Comcast SportsNet, Williams...
  • Coffee Companion -- 3/16

    Coffee Companion -- 3/16
    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 Madness scheduled for Oct. 14

    Maryland Madness scheduled for Oct. 14
    Midnight Madness, I mean Maryland Madness, has been scheduled for Friday, Oct. 14 at 9:30 p.m. The event will be held at soon-to-be-but-not-quite-yet Gary Williams Court at Comcast Center. According to Maryland media relations, "The event will mark...
  • With Maryland job comes many challenges — and much opportunity

    With Maryland job comes many challenges — and much opportunity
    There is that marvelous recruiting base that runs the length of the Baltimore-Washington corridor. There is the stunning arena, the Comcast Center, where kids — young men — get to play in a pro setting. Now there is the tradition that Gary...
  • End the chattel system for student-athletes

    End the chattel system for student-athletes
    Last week, longtime University of Maryland basketball coach Gary Williams announced his retirement, and very quickly Maryland announced that Texas A&M Coach Mark Turgeon will replace him. No one doubts that during contract negotiations, Turgeon had...
  • Josh Selby, Jordan Williams take first steps toward NBA dreams

    Josh Selby, Jordan Williams take first steps toward NBA dreams
    Josh Selby wasn't concerned about a potential NBA lockout. He wasn't concerned about the underwhelming, injury-plagued year he had at Kansas. The former Lake Clifton star was dead set on going to the NBA, and he isn't overly concerned with where he lands...
  • Turgeon talks about Hill, says he doesn't want a 'stiff' big man

    Turgeon talks about Hill, says he doesn't want a 'stiff' big man
    New Maryland men’s basketball coach Mark Turgeon is holding a teleconference Tuesday afternoon, but he chatted with Ed Norris and Steve Davis of 105.7 The Fan on Tuesday morning about what he has been up to since he was introduced as Gary Williams&...
  • Terps coach Turgeon realistic in his assessment of team

    Terps coach Turgeon realistic in his assessment of team
    Mark Turgeon knows next season's Maryland roster is literally thin up front. Its biggest returning player -- 6-foot-10 Berend Weijs -- has limited experience and is on a 5,000-calories-per-day regimen to bulk up. But the new men's basketball coach said...
  • Mediocre NBA big man Kris Humphries engaged to Kim Kardashian

    Mediocre NBA big man Kris Humphries engaged to Kim Kardashian
    I think I may have figured out why Jordan Williams was in such a hurry to get to the NBA: the women. New Jersey power forward Kris Humphries is the latest mediocre NBA big man to net himself a model. The basketball vagabond, who has averaged 5.6 points...
  • 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...