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Recalling 2002 championship, Terps assistant Juan Dixon has 'butterflies' going to Indiana
Recalling 2002 championship, Terps assistant Juan Dixon has 'butterflies' going to Indiana

Juan Dixon doesn’t know the kind of reception he will receive Thursday when he walks into Assembly Hall for the first time. The former Maryland star, now a special assistant to Mark Turgeon, doesn’t even know if this generation of Indiana basketball will make the connection. It has been nearly 13 years since Dixon, then a senior and one of the best college players in the country, broke the collective heart of Hoosiers everywhere. He didn’t do it in a regular season game like the one No. 13 Maryland and No. 23 Indiana will play here at 9 p.m. Dixon did it on the sport’s biggest stage – the 2002 NCAA championship game at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta, where he...

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