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Late Melo Trimble layup gives Maryland 69-68 win over Kansas State, Barclays Classic title

Late Melo Trimble layup gives Maryland 69-68 win over Kansas State, Barclays Classic title

Maryland had won three straight early-season tournaments in a variety of locales – from the U.S. Virgin Islands three years ago in the Paradise Jam to Kansas City in the CBE Hall of Fame Classic two years ago to Riviera Maya, Mexico, in last season’s Cancun Challenge.

The Terps can now add Brooklyn, N.Y., to the list.

Melo Trimble can now add another magic moment to his resume.

A layup by the junior guard with 6.6 seconds left and a subsequent missed desperation shot by Kansas State's Barry Brown gave Maryland a thrilling 69-68 victory Saturday night in the championship game of the Barclays Center Classic.

The victory was the fifth in six games...

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