| 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...
| Dec 12, 2011
| 1:35 PM
What the statistics say: James Padgett leads the ACC in offensive rebounds (4.1 per game).
What it means: It means that, minus Jordan Williams this season, Padgett has moved to fill some inside gaps. He’s found himself as an inside player. That&...
| Dec 31, 2011
| 3:37 PM
It's been interesting to watch this year's Maryland team unfold under first-year coach Mark TurgeonI agree with his assessment that it's actually been three teams - the one that played the first nine games without Pe'Shon Howard and Alex Len, the one that...
| 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...
| May 24, 2011
| 9:30 AM
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&...
| May 24, 2011
| 5:14 PM
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...
| May 25, 2011
| 10:30 AM
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...
| Jul 21, 2011
| 11:45 AM
Pe'Shon Howard isn't the only Maryland men's basketball player who has been turning heads this summer.
Howard became an Internet sensation this past week and even earned some airtime on ESPN’s "SportsNation" Tuesday thanks to a highlight reel of...
| Jun 7, 2011
| 11:45 AM
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...