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Terps' Melo Trimble returning with new outlook

Terps' Melo Trimble returning with new outlook

Much has changed in the past year for Maryland point guard Melo Trimble. A year ago, he was coming off a sensational freshman season and was voted the Big Ten Conference's preseason player of the year, in addition to being on several preseason All-America teams.

Now, after helping the Terps reach the NCAA tournament's Sweet 16 for the first time since 2003 despite struggling with a hamstring injury that contributed to a drastic shooting slump, Trimble is coming back as a junior in a different role and with a different mindset.

The spotlight has dimmed as well. Wisconsin senior forward Nigel Hayes was voted the Big Ten's...