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  • MAAC bids to host D-I men's lacrosse quarterfinals in Buffalo

    Men's college lacrosse MAAC bids to host D-I quarterfinals in Buffalo The Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference submitted a bid to host the NCAA Division I men's lacrosse quarterfinals at Ralph Wilson Stadium, home to the NFL's Buffalo Bills, sometime...
  • Digest: No. 6 Terps edged, 4-3, in OT by No. 1 UNC in field hockey

    Et cetera No. 6 Terps edged, 4-3, in OT by No. 1 UNC in field hockey Host and No. 6 Maryland pushed No. 1 North Carolina to the brink in field hockey before losing, 4-3, in overtime on a goal by Emily Wold in the 77th minute. Junior goalkeeper Natalie...
  • Not-so-rich writers, not-so-elite hoops and not-so-wealthy Cypriots dominate the morning

    Not-so-rich writers, not-so-elite hoops and not-so-wealthy Cypriots dominate the morning
    Maryland has to settle for the NIT, Cyprus is thinking about taxing bank deposits, and it turns out that your Amazon bestseller won't actually make you rich. Welcome to your post-weekend trends report for Monday, March 18, 2013. An author who managed...
  • Maryland players primed for NIT date with Niagara

    Maryland players primed for NIT date with Niagara
    Coach Mark Turgeon is hoarse with a bad cold, scoring leader Dez Wells has been nursing a sore knee since midway through the ACC tournament, and Maryland has had to get over playing four games in seven days and not making the NCAA tournament. Despite...
  • Terps get engaged in second half, beat Niagara in NIT's first round

    Terps get engaged in second half, beat Niagara in NIT's first round
    COLLEGE PARK – It was growing late in the first half and Maryland trailed Niagara by six points. The sparse, fidgety Comcast Center crowd had to be wondering when and if the Terps would check in mentally for their National Invitation Tournament...
  • Defending champ Loyola loses MAAC quarterfinal to Manhattan, 55-52

    Leading wire-to-wire, sixth-seeded Manhattan held off a furious Loyola charge and defeated the Greyhounds, 55-52, to advance to the semifinals of the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference tournament in a game that started Saturday night and ended Sunday...
  • Second-seeded Terps draw Niagara in first round of the NIT

    Second-seeded Terps draw Niagara in first round of the NIT
    Maryland's men's basketball season will continue in the NIT, where the Terps are a No. 2 seed and will open Tuesday night at Comcast Center against seventh-seeded Niagara of the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference. If Maryland (22-12) defeats Niagara...
  • Jimmy Patsos does it his way, and Loyola keeps winning

    Jimmy Patsos does it his way, and Loyola keeps winning
    Jimmy Patsos got what he wanted after all. "Three games in March," he said Sunday after Loyola beat Manhattan, 63-61, at Reitz Arena. Three games to win the upcoming Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference championships and get the automatic bid to the...
  • State men: Benimon leads Towson over Hofstra, 57-50

    Jerrelle Benimon had 17 points and seven rebounds as visiting Towson beat Hofstra, 57-50, in men's basketball Saturday. Benimon's basket gave Towson a 53-44 lead with 1:10 to go as the Tigers won for the first time in the past eight games at Hofstra....
  • State women's hoops: Loyola falls short against Niagara, 58-47

    Loyola's women's basketball team put together a second-half rally but fell short, losing 58-47 to Niagara on Thursday night. Katie Sheahin led the Greyhounds (9-13, 4-7 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference) with 12 points, eight rebounds and four steals....
  • State hoops: Loyola men top Canisius; Prescott scores 44 for Mount

    Robert Olson scored 18 points, helping host Loyola move to within one game of first-place Niagara in the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference with a 68-64 victory over Canisius on Thursday night. Dylon Cormier (Cardinal Gibbons) scored 17 points and...
  • State basketball: Loyola men fall to Canisius, 91-79

    Robert Olson scored a career-high 27 points and a pair of Loyola freshmen helped spark a second-half rally Thursday night, but the Greyhounds (15-8, 7-4 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference) lost, 91-79, to Canisius (14-8, 7-4). The Golden Griffins led...