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Despite sluggish second half, Maryland tops Saint Peter's, 66-56

Despite sluggish second half, Maryland tops Saint Peter's, 66-56

Even more than normal, Maryland guard Melo Trimble was in a sharing mood Saturday against Saint Peter’s at Xfinity Center. With their leading scorer not even looking at the basket in the first half, the Terps fed off their floor leader’s largesse.

Unfortunately, the rest of the team stopped finding the basket for a good stretch of the second half.

As a result, what started out as a potential rout for the Terps turned into a perfunctory 66-56 victory that, at least in part, negated what might have been their best first-half performance of the...

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