From an app uploaded with workout regimens to meetings on video-conferencing platforms to plans to provide “virtual lessons,” spring sport coaches at area colleges and universities are trying to be proactive in staying connected with their players.
Maryland sophomore forward Jalen Smith’s list of all-american accolades continued to grow this week as he was named a Third Team All-American by the U.S. Basketball Writers Association Monday and a Third Team All-American by the National Association of Basketball Coaches Tuesday.
Megan Taylor, a former goalkeeper for the Maryland women’s lacrosse program and a current volunteer assistant coach at Navy, was named Monday afternoon one of 10 finalists for the American Athletic Union James E. Sullivan Award that honors the nation’s top amateur athlete.
The Maryland men’s basketball team finished a season cut short by the coronavirus pandemic at No. 12 in the final Associated Press Top 25 poll released Wednesday, tying the program’s best finish under coach Mark Turgeon.
The Bears defeated Delaware State in what proved to be the final college basketball game of the 2019-20 season before coronavirus fears forced the NCAA’s hand, but they will be haunted by a case of the what-ifs.
The Maryland women's basketball team had already won a Big Ten championship and expected to hang another banner at the conclusion March Madness. Now Brenda Frese and her players are left to contemplate what might have been.
The Big Ten announced that it has cancelled it’s men’s basketball tournament this week, including Maryland’s game on Friday night. Johns Hopkins also announced the suspension of its spring sports programs and the Patriot League put its entire spring program on hold.
University of Maryland athletics on Wednesday announced a series of safety measures for its home events amid concern over the coronavirus outbreak, now labeled a pandemic by the World Health Organization.