| Jan 5, 2014
| 3:00 AM
The patient was found by paramedics and rushed to the hospital. He had taken over 80 aspirin tablets of 500 mg each — more than enough to be lethal. The ER staff prepared to administer the standard treatment for aspirin poisoning: sodium...
| Jan 17, 2014
COLLEGE PARK — Playing its first game in a week, the sixth-ranked Maryland women's basketball team overcame balky early shooting and got valuable contributions from its bench to pull away from Syracuse, 77-62, on Thursday night in front of 3,777...
| Jan 19, 2014
| 10:46 PM
The sixth-ranked Maryland women's basketball team completed a season-long three-game Atlantic Coast Conference homestand behind steady and frequent free-throw shooting and balanced scoring throughout its roster for a 92-81 victory over pesky Georgia...
| Jan 26, 2014
| 1:10 PM
COLLEGE PARK — Tina Klotzbeecher-Thomas practically had to shove a basketball into the hands of her young daughter, Alyssa.
"Oh, she threw a hissy fit, kicking, screaming crying," recalls the mother, thinking back on her daughter's reluctance to...
| Jan 28, 2014
COLLEGE PARK — At her most brilliant moments in a Maryland women's basketball uniform, Alyssa Thomas transforms into an overwhelming brute force. Offensive rebounds are vacuumed into her hands. She rips through contact the way high school football...
| Feb 2, 2014
| 10:27 PM
National Player of the Year candidate Alyssa Thomas had her fifth career triple double and freshman Lexie Brown added a career-high 31 points as No. 8 Maryland (17-4, 5-3 Atlantic Coast Conference) cruised to an 89-64 win over host Syracuse (16-6, 5-4) on...
| Feb 7, 2014
The second half of the Atlantic Coast Conference schedule began in overpowering fashion for the 10th-ranked Maryland women's basketball team, which began punishing Pittsburgh from the tip-off Thursday night and, except for the rare lull, kept pouring it...
| Feb 10, 2014
COLLEGE PARK — The No. 10 Maryland women's basketball team never gave Clemson a chance Sunday afternoon, leaning on senior forward Alyssa Thomas, considerable bench contributions and multiple double-digit runs to pull away for a 95-43 victory in...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 7:06 AM
Baltimore Sun reporters Don Markus and Jeff Barker and producer-editor Jonas Shaffer weigh in on three topics from the past week in Maryland sports.
How much influence did Mike Krzyzewski have in Maryland not getting a return game from Duke this...
| Feb 17, 2014
Feb. 17, 2008, is a day Maryland women's basketball coach Brenda Frese will hold dear for the rest of her life, and it has virtually nothing to do with the Terps' victory over Duke that afternoon.
Sure, it was the last time Maryland won at Cameron...
| Feb 18, 2014
DURHAM, N.C. — The struggles on the home court of its most heated rival continued for the eighth-ranked Maryland women's basketball team, which fell behind by double figures midway through the second half and was unable to catch No. 7 Duke on the...
| Feb 24, 2014
In its first road game since an 84-63 loss at No. 7 Duke a week ago, No. 8 Maryland dominated host Georgia Tech, 79-62, on Sunday, giving coach Brenda Frese her 300th win with the Terps.
Alyssa Thomas, Brionna Jones (Aberdeen) and Katie Rutan each...