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Finally at full strength, Terps ready for showtime
Finally at full strength, Terps ready for showtime

It's almost showtime for Mark Turgeon and Maryland, who will make their Big Ten debut Tuesday at Michigan State, and there is every reason to believe they are ready to take the next step in what has been an amazing transformation. How amazing? Well, who could have imagined when the 2013-14 team was being disassembled last spring that the remaining upperclassmen and the strong-but-unproven recruiting class would mesh so seamlessly and cruise through their nonconference schedule with a 12-1 record? Turgeon might have, because it was clear from the earliest practice sessions last summer that he felt he had the makings of a special chemistry, but fans hear that kind of buildup every...