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The Sun remembers: Feb. 17-Feb. 23
The Sun remembers: Feb. 17-Feb. 23

Feb. 22, 2003: Matching its most one-sided Atlantic Coast Conference men's basketball win in history, defending NCAA champion Maryland wallops North Carolina, 96-56, before nearly 18,000 at Comcast Center. "If you beat anybody by 40, you're happy," says guard Steve Blake, whose 18 points lead the No. 13 Terps (17-7). Feb. 18, 2002: In a salary cap move, the Ravens say they will cut Shannon Sharpe, their Pro Bowl tight end who, on his way out, rips the club for exposing linebacker Jamie Sharper and kick returner Jermaine Lewis in that day's NFL expansion draft. The Houston Texans took both. Feb. 20, 2001: Spurred by a 14-minute pep talk from Brian Billick, coach...

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