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Most impactful recruiting periods in Maryland history
Most impactful recruiting periods in Maryland history

As Maryland's current freshman class has gotten off to a strong start in 2014, it's a good time to look back at some of the best recruiting periods in the program's history. 1970- 1972:  Lefty Driesell was starting his second season when he brought Sports Illustrated cover boy Tom McMillen to College Park along with Len Elmore, who would become Maryland’s all-time leading rebounder (1,053). Along with Rich Porac, they became the nucleus of a team that joined a year later by Tom Roy and Owen Brown, and eventually by John Lucas and Mo Howard in 1972. McMillen has the highest career scoring average (20.2 points a game) in school history, while Lucas averaged...

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