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3-point shots: Observations and opinions from Maryland's win Monday at Northwestern

3-point shots: Observations and opinions from Maryland's win Monday at Northwestern

In a men’s basketball season filled with injuries to key players and a long road losing streak, Maryland finally has bookend wins — the Terps started and finished the Big Ten road schedule with victories after beating Northwestern at Allstate Arena on Monday night.

There wasn’t much of a postgame celebration for the Terps and coach Mark Turgeon, according to sophomore guard Kevin Huerter, with a home game Saturday against No. 17 Michigan that is suddenly more meaningful..

While the win came against a Northwestern team that played without senior guard Bryant McIntosh — a team that has now lost four straight — it still helped the Terps climb over a rather large psychological...

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