St. Frances' Daquan Bracey and Kurk Lee Jr., and Meade's Tristan Easton and Jerrel Elder were named as initial nominees for the 2016 McDonald's All American Game, which will take place March 30 in Chicago.
Maryland fell flat against Bowling Green in Week 2 with a humbling 48-27 loss. Now South Florida visits Byrd Stadium in a rematch of a 24-17 Terps win a year ago. The Bulls are coming off a 34-14 loss at Florida State in which they hung tough early.
Recent McDonogh School graduate Jacob Stover has had his perseverance pay off in qualifying to play in the Under Armour All-America Lacrosse Game. The Cockeysville resident was cut in three previous tries. The game will bring together the best seniors from across the country and will be televised on ESPNU.
Coppin State finally got a win against Morgan State after dropping the past six games in the heated series, dating back to 2012. Arnold Fripp scored 14 of his 22 points in the first half to lead the Eagles to the 80-67 victory in a nationally televised game on ESPNU.
Maryland plays Rutgers on Saturday in College Park in the Terps¿ final game of the regular season. Here are some numbers to know heading into the game, which starts at 3:30 and will be broadcast on ESPNU.
When football kicks off for Maryland Interscholastic Athletic Association A Conference teams this weekend, the highest profile games will be on the road. McDonogh, last season's No. 1 team after going 11-0, tries for a second-straight win at Benedictine College Prep in Richmond, Va., Saturday while St. Frances attempts to avenge last season's loss to Friendship Collegiate at Spingarn High School in Washington, D.C.
The only starting senior on Maryland's No. 1 women's lacrosse team heading into Sunday night's NCAA Division I championship against No. 2 Syracuse, Beth Glaros followed her parents, who met at Maryland, to College Park and also has two brothers and several members of her extended family who went there.
You could pen a thick book about the traditions and history of the Maryland and Johns Hopkins men's lacrosse teams, including colorful characters like Henry Ciccarone and Frank Urso, hard-fought games, respect, mutual disdain and a nasty bench-clearing brawl in 1977.
As happened the previous three times the Obama family watched a local college basketball game -- at George Washington in 2009, at Howard in 2010 and at Towson in 2011 -- it also brought out the best from the Beavers, coached by Craig Robinson, the president's brother-in-law.
Maryland men's basketball coach Mark Turgeon -- along with women's basketball coach Brenda Frese -- as well as their respective teams will be stepping back in time for Maryland Madness. Rather than hold the preseason event at Comcast Center, the Terps will hold it at Cole Field House on Oct. 18. The men's team officially starts practice Friday.
US Lacrosse has announced that ESPN will broadcast the 2014 Federation of International Lacrosse Men¿s World Championship across its networks. As many as 40 nations are expected to participate in the event July 10-19, 2014, at Dick¿s Sporting Goods Park in Commerce City, Colo.