| Sep 19, 2013
| 12:15 PM
The prospect of filling every seat at M&T Bank Stadium for Saturday's matchup between Maryland and West Virginia seemed promising when the game was first booked a little more than two years ago. Both the Terps and Mountaineers were coming off bowl games...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 7:50 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.
Does Stefon Diggs have a legitimate chance to win either the Maxwell Award or the Paul Hornung Award?...
| Dec 13, 2012
| 5:10 PM
New Mexico Bowl
Absent a connection to either team or a need for immediate counseling, no pre-Christmas bowl merits your attention.
But if desperate to avoid the mall Saturday, settle in for Nevada and Arizona in the New...
| Dec 2, 2012
| 2:18 PM
Dec. 3, 1998: The No. 2-ranked Terps make their first 14 shots en route to a 92-69 victory over Wake Forest in their Atlantic Coast Conference opener at Cole Field House. Obinna Ekezie (19 points), Steve Francis (18) and Laron Profit (16) lead...
| Dec 3, 2012
| 5:10 PM
Happy for the MAC
I have no idea whether Northern Illinois playing in the Orange Bowl is a strength or weakness of the BCS system, but I'm glad to see a Mid-American Conference school in a BCS bowl. Seven MAC schools are going...
| May 6, 2013
| 2:55 PM
Though bowl games and Maryland Terrapins have been mutually exclusive terms in the first two years under Randy Edsall, many believe that will change in 2013.
Given the fact that the Terps seemed to be headed toward becoming bowl-eligible last season...
| Nov 25, 2012
| 1:50 PM
Nov. 26, 2000: In a 44-7 victory over the visiting Cleveland Browns, the Ravens (9-4) score more points than they did in all of five games during October. Jamal Lewis rushes for 170 yards, Trent Dilfer passes for two touchdowns and Matt Stover kicks three...
| Oct 3, 2012
| 8:11 PM
We had most of it right. This year's early Heisman Trophy favorite was identified correctly as the quarterback with "unfinished business."
He returned for his senior year to lead a high-octane offense, featuring the nation's best receiver tandem, on a...
| Oct 14, 2012
| 1:03 PM
Oct. 16, 1983: The Orioles win their third and most recent World Series as Scott McGregor pitches a five-hitter to beat the Phillies, 5-0, in Game 5 in Philadelphia. First baseman Eddie Murray ends a slump by hitting two home runs. Catcher Rick Dempsey, a...
| Oct 16, 2012
| 5:29 PM
It's hard to miss the illustration of an oversized pyramid posted on a wall inside the Gossett Football Team House.
In and around the black and red pyramid — which Maryland players see as they walk between the locker room and meeting rooms —...
| Dec 30, 2012
| 10:35 AM
Dec. 31, 2000: "Defense wins championships," Michael McCrary crows as the Ravens defeat the visiting Denver Broncos, 21-3, in an AFC wild-card game. McCrary, a defensive end, sacks the quarterback three times while Baltimore allows the Broncos offense,...
| Mar 3, 2013
| 9:58 AM
Freshman Matt Kavanagh scored on a wild scramble 15 seconds into the third overtime period to lift No. 3 Notre Dame over No. 8 North Carolina, 10-9, on Saturday.
The host Irish (3-0) scored two goals in the last minute of regulation to force overtime...