Stephanie Jones comes from a remarkable basketball family, and she's following in her sister's footsteps at the University of Maryland. But with a rage to win that belies her perpetual smile, she's her own person and a dependable rock for the 26-3 Terps as they prepare for postseason play.
Shakira Austin, an 18-year-old, 6-foot-5 McDonald's All-America forward, leads the No. 7 Terps in rebounding, blocks and double doubles this season while also ranking fourth in scoring and overall steals.
Once again, most of Baltimore’s highest paid employees are police officers. Surging police overtime expenses in fiscal year 2018 meant that 40 of the 50 highest-paid city employees work for the police department — including seven of the top 10.
Lamont Jordan, who left Maryland in 2001 as the school's all-time leading rusher, is back on campus as the fulltime radio analyst for the school's football team as he awaits his induction in October into the Athletics Hall of Fame.
In Loyola men's basketball's nonconference schedule, the Greyhounds will battle usual rivals and old foes. The highlight of the women's basketball nonconference schedule is Maryland, a game that will shadowed in last year's 114-45 collapse to the Terps.