| Jun 13, 2011
| 7:09 PM
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...
| Aug 4, 2011
| 3:52 PM
Mark Turgeon needs bodies — the new Maryland men's basketball coach has just eight scholarship players remaining — and he said Thursday that he isn't ruling out turning to the football team for frontcourt help.
One Terps football player he...
| Oct 19, 2011
| 2:48 PM
By the time Berend Weijs was done last March with a frustrating junior season at Maryland, he knew something had to change before he took the court this season for new coach Mark Turgeon.
At 6 feet 10 and 200 pounds last season, Weijs was the kind of...
| Nov 2, 2011
| 7:53 PM
The Maryland men's basketball team finally got some positive news when it learned that Alex Len — the promising, shot-blocking center from Antratsit, Ukraine, who has intrigued Terps fans — can practice immediately and play this season but sit...
| Nov 12, 2011
| 1:00 PM
It was still just the preseason, but this is what it had come to for Maryland's undersized, inexperienced, depth-challenged, work-in-progress men's basketball team:
• At a recent scrimmage, the point guard leaned on crutches, the center of the...
| Nov 12, 2011
| 12:44 PM
Here is a look at Maryland's top players entering the 2011-12 season:
Sophomore guard Terrell Stoglin: Maryland found a scorer last season in Stoglin, who had at least 20 points in four regular-season games and was named to the All-ACC freshman team....
| Nov 12, 2011
| 1:30 PM
Know this about Mark Turgeon: He has no reservations, absolutely none, about replacing Gary Williams, the man who resurrected Maryland basketball.
If Turgeon was the type to be cowed by a challenge, he would never have tried to play point guard for...
| Nov 16, 2011
| 4:46 PM
James Padgett came to Maryland three years with a reputation as a voracious rebounder and defender, the guy who did all the dirty work for Lance Stephenson at a Brooklyn basketball factory known as Lincoln High School.
That image eroded during Padgett'...
| Dec 2, 2011
| 8:40 AM
2011 record: 5-18
Returning starters: senior forward Matthew Rees (6-4), junior forward Colin Heacock (6-3) and junior guard Mac Pons (5-10).
Breakdown: If it's true that there's no substitute for experience, then Lakers' coach Cliff Rees...
| Sep 27, 2011
| 4:13 PM
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...
| May 13, 2011
| 11:14 AM
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...
| May 19, 2011
| 2:33 PM
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...