| Dec 3, 2012
| 5:38 AM
Maryland wide receiver commitment Deon Long has ended his junior college career as a national champion.
The D.C. native and former New Mexico standout played a major role in Iowa Western Community College's 27-7 win over Butler (Kan.) C.C. for the NJCAA...
| Apr 25, 2013
| 3:49 PM
Lavon Long worried for a second when Jimmy Patsos left Loyola to take the Siena coaching job earlier this month. But any stress the Oakland Mills senior felt about re-starting the recruiting process was fleeting.
“I was pretty relaxed,” said...
| Mar 29, 2013
| 11:36 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.
Now that Maryland has reached the semifinals of the NIT, what are its chances of winning it all?
| Dec 9, 2012
| 5:00 AM
Maryland was a charter member of the Atlantic Coast Conference, and most recently, Syracuse, Pittsburgh, Notre Dame and Louisville have joined. It's interesting that so many schools want to join the ACC, yet Maryland is leaving 60 years of affiliation...
| Nov 19, 2012
| 5:00 AM
As the Maryland basketball beat writer for The Sun for more than a decade, I always enjoyed making multiple trips to the state of North Carolina every winter. I saw Len Bias single-handedly give North Carolina its first defeat in a then brand-new Dean...
| May 16, 2013
| 10:59 AM
The reality of Maryland's first season in the Big Ten became a little clearer Thursday, when the league announced the 2014 schedule for its 14 members.
The Terps will play their Big Ten opener Sept. 27 at Indiana and their home opener a week later...
| May 8, 2013
| 2:43 PM
Combining Maryland’s seventh-place finish in the Atlantic Coast Conference last season and the recent decision by 7-foot-1 sophomore center Alex Len to leave early for the NBA, most figured that the Terps would not get a marquee matchup in next...
| Mar 31, 2013
| 12:48 PM
COLLEGE PARK — Before playing at Madison Square Garden in the 1990 ECAC Holiday Festival, Walt Williams was considered an up-and-coming player for a down-and-out program. A junior, Williams had stayed at Maryland rather than transferring to...
| Apr 1, 2013
| 9:00 AM
Every Monday, Baltimore Sun blogger and reporter Matt Vensel will rank the most significant athletes and events in Baltimore sports that week based on accomplishments on and off the field. Because, well, why not?
The Orioles open their season Tuesday...
| Apr 2, 2013
| 10:08 PM
Maryland's continuing quest for basketball redemption led it to Madison Square Garden on Tuesday night, with the opportunity to fashion an upbeat ending to a season that had once seemed all but lost.
But after winning five of their previous six games,...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 3:53 PM
While the University of Maryland won't be able to reap most of the rewards of joining the Big Ten athletic conference until the move becomes official in July 2014, it will start benefiting from its academic counterpart — the Committee on...
| May 1, 2013
| 3:40 PM
Penn State has had a run of the neighborhood for as long as anyone can remember, from its years as the most successful independent Division I-A football program on the East Coast and a national power, to a little more than the past two decades in the...