| Aug 31, 2012
| 4:37 PM
William & Mary, Sept. 1: Pssst, nobody wants to talk about it, but Maryland enters the season with an eight-game losing streak hanging around -- like a nagging cold -- from last year. No win is guaranteed, but the largely inexperienced Terps and their...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 1:30 PM
Might Maryland be interested in some of Penn State’s recruits now that the Nittany Lions are facing four years of NCAA sanctions? Or might some of the recruits – or current Penn State players -- now be looking at Maryland?
It is, as they say,...
| Jul 27, 2012
| 8:22 AM
Maryland's list of offered prospects in the class of 2013 expanded this week when a scholarship reportedly went out to a Top 50 prospect from Canada.
Xavier Rathan-Mayes, a 6-foot-4, 205-pound shooting guard from Toronto, is the latest recipient of a...
| Aug 5, 2012
| 12:03 PM
Assistant Maryland football coach Greg Gattuso pointed across a dining-hall table at Joe Vellano and said in his best deadpan: "His dad was better."
Gattuso said it loudly enough to make certain Vellano heard.
Vellano, arguably Maryland's top...
| May 27, 2012
SUNDAY'S TELEVISION HIGHLIGHTS
|| F1 || Monaco Grand Prix || SPEED7:30 a.m. ||
|| NASCAR || Sprint Cup Coca-Cola 600 || 45, 55:30 ||
|| MLB || Kansas City@Orioles || MASN, 131:30 ||
|| Tampa Bay@Boston || TBS1:30 ||
| Oct 31, 2012
| 4:16 PM
COLLEGE PARK — In March 2010, the boy's basketball coach at Eleanor Roosevelt High School in Prince George's County found himself suddenly shorthanded in double-overtime of a playoff game against Wise.
His frontcourt thinned by injuries and foul...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 6:51 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 sports.
How much can linebacker-turned-quarterback Shawn Petty realistically do in his first start as a fill-...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 1:07 PM
Shawn Petty is listed at 230 pounds, but he looked bigger than that as he took practice snaps in the end zone last week, dwarfing the other skill-position players standing around him.
Petty — the converted freshman linebacker who will start at...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 3:08 PM
The football seasons at Maryland and Navy turned on the health of their quarterbacks — in College Park for the worse, in Annapolis for the better.
When the Terps take the field at Byrd Stadium against Georgia Tech on Saturday, freshman Shawn...
| Nov 3, 2012
| 3:51 PM
COLLEGE PARK – All of its bedeviling quarterback injuries finally caught up to Maryland, which tried a succession of gadget plays Saturday but ultimately had to face the hard truth that it couldn’t immediately transform a 230-pound...
| Sep 12, 2012
| 3:36 PM
Atlantic Coast Conference headquarters in Greensboro, N.C., is not exactly party central. But you can bet they were pouring a few cocktails and dancing on the desks Wednesday. Why, John Swofford, the buttoned-down commissioner with the nerve of a cat...
| Sep 15, 2012
| 3:25 PM
Obviously, 3-0 would have been a nice way for Maryland to start the season before heading into a buzz saw at West Virginia next weekend, but that can’t be helped, so the Terps are going to have to concentrate on getting home safely and opening...