| Apr 16, 2012
| 5:21 PM
Other than watching Juan Dixon and Steve Francis play while he was growing up, Evan Smotrycz “really had no connection” to the Maryland basketball program.
Smotrycz wasn’t recruited by Gary Williams’ Terps or Mark Turgeon’s...
| Apr 6, 2012
| 7:19 AM
One of the top available college basketball transfers has Maryland on his short list.
Evan Smotrycz, a 6-foot-9, 235-pound forward from Reading, Mass., is leaving Michigan after two seasons. He told Scout.com this week that he's considering Baylor,...
| Apr 10, 2012
| 9:54 AM
CBSSports.com’s Jeff Goodman posted his amazingly comprehensive Division I basketball transfer list this morning. With 300-plus names and counting, there were sure to be tons of local guys mentioned.
Sure enough, eight players from the Baltimore...
| Oct 18, 2011
| 4:44 PM
There had long been a stealth factor associated with C.J. Brown.
Most of the Maryland quarterback's work had been displayed only to teammates and coaches behind the high fence surrounding the practice fields near Byrd Stadium. They privately marveled...
| Oct 21, 2011
| 5:51 PM
Football coaches and players are notorious for proclaiming they can't gaze ahead at their schedules because it could distract them from a single-minded focus on the next opponent.
But surely Maryland didn't overlook the significance of a stretch of three...
| Oct 22, 2011
| 11:32 AM
*It's a cloudless day in Tallahassee, Fla. The locals are saying it feels brisk, although the game-time temperature is expected to rise to the low 70s. You come to Tallahassee, you realize how different it is to be in a region dominated by college...
| Apr 20, 2012
| 10:23 AM
Baltimore Sun reporters Jeff Barker and Don Markus and editor Matt Bracken weigh in on the three biggest topics of the past week in Maryland football and basketball. For the first edition of this feature, Barker, Markus and Bracken each give their take on...
| Oct 22, 2011
| 10:03 PM
This could not have been the way Maryland envisioned Saturday's game unfolding -- with its new quarterback dazed by a head-high tackle and the former starter trying to resurrect his team in a season that has now seen the Terps lose five of their past...
| Apr 26, 2012
| 6:52 AM
When he was in fifth grade, Tim Downs arrived at an important life decision: he would play football at Maryland.
Growing up in Latrobe, Pa., Downs idolized Kyle Schmitt, an offensive lineman at Derry Area High School who had accepted a football...
| Oct 23, 2011
| 3:57 PM
Maryland linebacker Kenny Tate, a preseason all-conference pick who starred at safety last season, will undergo surgery and miss the rest of the season, coach Randy Edsall said Sunday.
Edsall said Tate, a senior and team captain, will seek a medical...
| Oct 24, 2011
LSU and Alabama remained on top of the Bowl Championship Series standings as they eye their showdown in two weeks, while Oklahoma and Wisconsin paid heavily for their first losses of the season.
The Tigers and Crimson Tide, both 8-0 and each with a...
| Oct 24, 2011
Oklahoma's loss opens the door for just about everyone in the Big 12. Everyone expected the road to the conference title would go through Norman, but now that's not the case. Oklahoma State and Kansas State have the inside track, and Texas A&M and...