- John Wall had 25 points, seven rebounds and seven assists, Bradley Beal added 20 points and the host Wizards used a second-half spurt to beat the 76ers, 109-93, on Saturday night.
- It took Turgeon little time this season to find his starting lineup. Coming to a similar conclusion about his bench is a different story.
- Elijah Long had 14 points and a career-high 12 assists, and sparked a late 7-0 run to push the Mount St. Mary's men's basketball team to a 77-70 victory over Fairleigh Dickinson.
- Maryland women's basketball senior center Brionna Jones (Aberdeen) and senior guard Shatori Walker-Kimbrough also made the Midseason Top 25.
- Will Darley (Dulaney) scored a season-high 29 points, including seven 3-pointers, as visiting UMBC earned an 84-68 men's basketball victory over Hartford (5-12, 0-2) on Wednesday night.
- Lexie Brown's father is best known for his creative dunks. The daughter of Dee Brown is drawing attention for making a more mundane shot with uncommon
COLLEGE PARK — The big names came to Xfinity Center on Tuesday night to watch
MarylandandKyle Thomas (Milford Mill) matched his career-high with 19 points to lead visiting Morgan State (6-10, 3-0 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference) to a 62-59 victory over Florida A&M (4-12, 2-1) on Tuesday night.Bradley Beal scored 26 points and Markieff Morris added 20 points with 10 rebounds, leading the visiting Wizards over the Bucks, 107-101, on Sunday.Braden Holtby made 30 saves for his second straight shutout and fifth of the season and the Capitals beat the Senators, 1-0, on Saturday night for their fifth straight victory.Maryland (15-1, 3-0) was particularly stingy in the first half when it limited the Wildcats to 22 points and 27 percent shooting in its Big Ten Conference home opener on a snowy Saturday.Hannah Fenske scored the go-ahead basket on a jumper with 29 seconds left and added two free throws in the final second to lift visiting Navy (8-5, 1-1 Patriot League) to a 62-59 victory over Boston University (4-9, 2-0).Maryland coach Mark Turgeon has often said players who've been sitting out with injuries are the final judges when it comes to returning to the court, even after being given the OK to play by the team's doctor or trainer.Crystal Dunn, a rising star with the top-ranked U.S. women's national soccer team, has left the Washington Spirit to sign with English club Chelsea, the second prominent player to depart since the National Women's Soccer League final three months ago.McVay, who just completed his third season as Washington's offensive coordinator, will interview for the position Thursday in Los Angeles.The Blast allowed three straight goals spanning the end of the third quarter and early in the fourth in a 7-4 loss to the host Harrisburg Heat on Friday night in a Major Arena Soccer League Eastern Division game.On Maryland’s second possession Tuesday night, freshman guard Anthony Cowan started to drive against Tracy Abrams when the fifth-year Illinois senior was calledThe Mount's long-range specialist is halfway through his final college season, and the Dallas native is still searching for stability.The Maryland men's and women's lacrosse teams lead the way for local schools in Inside Lacrosse's 2017 Face-Off Yearbook rankings.UConn travels to the University of Maryland Thursday, Dec. 29, for perhaps the biggest women's basketball game outside of March Madness. Harford is represented in the game by Brionna Jones, Maryland's top player.Steven Haney scored 22 of his 24 points in the second half to help Loyola Marymount beat Morgan State, 70-49, in men's basketball Monday night in Los Angeles.Injuries often clouded Mark Turgeon's opinion of his Maryland basketball teams going into conference openers through the first five years of his tenure in College Park, and this season is no different.Maryland enters Tuesday’s Big Ten opener against Illinois in College Park with a 12-1 record, marking the third time in Mark Turgeon’s first six years that theIt was a year of championships, near misses, changes in the Ripken Baseball presence in Harford County and an Olympic medalist, as we look back on 2016 and the year in Harford County sports.Jairus Lyles had 22 points, six rebounds and four assists, and Joe Sherburne scored 18 points to help UMBC (9-3) hold on for a 62-61 win over host James Madison (1-11) on Friday.
It was a year for brilliant individual performances from
Whether we're talkingWill Miller scored 16 points off the bench to lead five players in double figures as host Mount St. Mary's raced past Coppin State, 87-49, on Thursday night.The Eagles likely weren't an opponent considered as part of the national schedule ranking, and the Mountaineers made that quite evident with their 87-49 rout.The Johns Hopkins-Syracuse men's lacrosse game, originally scheduled to be played in the Carrier Dome at Syracuse on March 18, has been moved to Homewood Field.
Deshaun Morman tied a career high with 18 points, but Towson lost, 81-72, to host Nevada in a men's basketball game at the South Point Holiday Classic on WeBrionna Jones finished with 20 points and 10 rebounds and Shatori Walker-Kimbrough added 17 points as No. 4 Maryland smothered Duquesne early then pulled awayJarius Lyles scored 32 points and had 20 rebounds as host UMBC finally pulled away from The Citadel in the second overtime for a 120-111 victory Monday night.When Maryland travels to Baltimore for the second straight season to face Charlotte at Royal Farms Arena on Tuesday, Graham and his son Jon will be the game's honorary captains.Matt Niskanen scored two goals in the third period, lifting the visiting Capitals over the New York Islanders, 4-2, on Tuesday night for their fifth straight victory.Syracuse wide receiver Amba Etta-Tawo, a graduate transfer from Maryland, was named a third-team All-American by the Associated Press.Texas Rangers third base coach Tony Beasley has been declared cancer-free after missing much of the past season while going through extensive chemotherapy.Nicklas Backstrom scored 1:36 into overtime, helping the Washington Capitals beat the Boston Bruins, 4-3, to avert a disastrous defeat Wednesday night.With his goal in overtime, Johansson lifted the Capitals to a 3-2 win over the Buffalo Sabres, ending the team's three-game losing streak.Sean Mosley figured he would play basketball overseas as long as he could earn a paycheck, then come back to Baltimore and start the rest of his life.