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Picked in middle of Big Ten, Terps men's basketball team 'a good mesh' of players
Picked in middle of Big Ten, Terps men's basketball team 'a good mesh' of players

The dynamics of a college basketball team can resemble that of a college fraternity, the closeness of its members fractured by class, ego and perhaps a little insecurity. A year after the Maryland men's basketball team appeared to be more dysfunctional than dynamic, Mark Turgeon returns with what he calls a "low maintenance" Terps squad that looks and acts much different that its immediate predecessor. Part of the new-found maturity stems from the fact that the returning players from an underachieving bunch that finished 17-15 in its Atlantic Coast Conference farewell have embraced the newcomers — four freshmen and senior transfer Richaud Pack — going into...

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