| May 6, 2011
| 9:16 PM
Gary Williams retired after 22 basketball seasons at Maryland as new details emerged Friday about the school's efforts to keep him, and athletic department officials moved quickly in the search for his successor.
Maryland's short list includes Arizona...
| May 10, 2011
| 7:39 PM
In the summer of 1983, an undersized, unrecruited point guard arrived unannounced in new coach Larry Brown's office at Kansas.
After talking with him for a few moments, Brown gave Mark Turgeon a spot on the team. "I beat [Division II] Washburn for him,"...
| Jun 15, 2012
| 4:00 AM
Baltimore Sun reporter Don Markus, editor Matt Bracken and intern Connor Letourneau (The Diamondback's co-sports editor) weigh in on the three biggest topics of the past week in Maryland sports.Are Kevin Plank's feelings about Randy Edsall genuine?
| Jun 20, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Even if Towson basketball coach Pat Skerry can pull off the most drastic turnaround in college basketball history, his team will not play in the postseason next year.
Towson, which finished 1-31 in Skerry's first season, was one of 10 Division I teams...
| Jun 25, 2012
| 9:22 AM
Former Maryland guard Terrell Stoglin thinks he was wrongly portrayed, on and off the court, in College Park, and seems confident he will get a chance to change his image in the NBA.
Displaying the same bravado that helped the barely 6-foot guard lead...
| Nov 12, 2011
| 1:30 PM
Know this about Mark Turgeon: He has no reservations, absolutely none, about replacing Gary Williams, the man who resurrected Maryland basketball.
If Turgeon was the type to be cowed by a challenge, he would never have tried to play point guard for...
| Nov 14, 2011
| 3:55 PM
In September 2009, Maryland held a ribbon-cutting ceremony for its new Tyser Tower, a $50.8 million football stadium modernization project that included 63 luxury suites with bars and flat-screen TVs.
It was telling that a university official told the...
| Nov 14, 2011
| 7:38 PM
A University of Maryland commission concluded that the school cannot adequately support 27 teams and recommended eliminating eight of them to create "a leaner, stronger athletic program."
The teams, which compete in six different sports, are: men's...
| Nov 15, 2011
| 5:54 PM
The meeting occurred on the outdoor track — their track. Members of the Maryland men's and women's track and field teams sat in a semicircle between the starting line and high-jump pit and were told the men's program was being recommended for...
| Nov 18, 2011
| 12:04 PM
The more losses pile up for this year's Maryland football team, the closer the Terps get to reliving their not-so-distant past. It was only two years ago that Maryland finished 2-10 and rumors swirled around then-longtime coach Ralph Friedgen about his...
| Nov 21, 2011
| 3:30 PM
Maryland president Wallace D. Loh announced Monday his "heart-wrenching" decision to eliminate eight of the university's 27 sports teams due to severe budget issues, but he preserved for the teams the longshot possibility of being retained through...
| Dec 2, 2011
| 4:18 PM
Maryland athletic director Kevin Anderson plans to meet with football coach Randy Edsall Saturday night as part of a "top to bottom" review of a football program that ended the season with a 2-10 record that Anderson called "unacceptable."