| Jan 18, 2013
| 7:16 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.
Mark Turgeon’s team had just recorded a win over a ranked team on Wednesday night, and yet the...
| Jan 18, 2013
| 3:09 PM
COLLEGE PARK -- With the euphoria of its 51-50 near-the-buzzer win Wednesday over No. 14 North Carolina State fading, the Maryland men's basketball team knows it will have to do more than just the run the plays that second-year coach Mark Turgeon calls...
| Mar 1, 2013
| 4:45 PM
Maryland coach Mark Turgeon said Friday that it's too early to turn the page on this season and predicted that — unlike last year — the Terps will be selected for a postseason tournament.
"I don't know what postseason we're going to play in,...
| Feb 19, 2013
| 9:35 PM
Mark Turgeon can barely bring himself to utter the words NCAA tournament these days.
The superstitious Maryland basketball coach will begin shaking his head before a reporter can complete a question about Maryland's chances of advancing to what Turgeon...
| Feb 20, 2013
| 3:49 PM
Hoosiers, Spartans tough
I'm tempted to say "all of them."
In this topsy-turvy never-know-what's-coming college basketball season it seems like everyone has a chance. This is a season in which five No. 1 teams have...
| Jan 22, 2013
| 10:16 AM
Maryland’s recent slump has not been a total shock to second-year coach Mark Turgeon. When he looked at the schedule before the season, Turgeon saw how difficult the first half of the Atlantic Coast Conference slate might unfold for a young team....
| Jan 24, 2013
| 8:22 PM
It'd be foolhardy to expect the NCAA to let Miami to skate by on time served. But when they come out, I expect the sanctions to be cautious and reeking of deflected insecurities.
| Jan 25, 2013
| 8:20 AM
Most college basketball coaches never like their teams to play an opponent that has just been blown out.
As much as Maryland fans enjoyed seeing Duke get embarrassed at Miami on Wednesday night, I’m sure Mark Turgeon did not. It equaled the...
| Feb 11, 2013
| 9:41 AM
The malaise – if that’s the word – that seemed to grip the Maryland Terps in their dreary 80-69 loss to Virginia Sunday at Comcast Center even extended to Dez Wells.
The sophomore swingman finished with 13 points, but was held to...
| Jan 28, 2013
| 10:29 AM
Maryland scored 64 points and shot 42 percent against Duke on Saturday, but it wasn’t the team’s offense that coach Mark Turgeon said today that he was most concerned about. It was the defense.
Maryland has turned into...
| Nov 8, 2012
| 6:11 AM
Editor's note: Each week, InsideMdSports.com provides this blog with a Maryland recruiting feature that previously appeared as premium content on its site.
With Roddy Peters and Damonte Dodd wrapped up in 2013, much of Maryland’s focus has...
| Jan 6, 2013
| 9:02 PM
Hurricanes blow 'em away
The 2001 Miami Hurricanes were by far the best national champion in the BCS era. They ran over just about everybody, including a talented Nebraska team in the Rose Bowl.