Also, a St. Mary’s graduate joined the 100-point club for the Georgetown men, the Johns Hopkins men plan to stick together, the Loyola Maryland men are awaiting the return of a starter, and an offensive starter for the Johns Hopkins women got defensive.
Florida's Haley Hicklen (Towson) is The Baltimore Sun's women's lacrosse National Player of the Week for March 6, 2018, after making a program single-game record 16 saves in an upset of then-No. 3 North Carolina.
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.
When Maryland athletic director Kevin Anderson introduced DJ Durkin as the university's 36th football coach Thursday, he kept coming back to one thing during his comments: Durkin's pedigree. By now, it's well-known that Durkin coached under Jim Harbaugh at Michigan and Stanford and under Urban Meyer at Florida and Bowling Green. He was on the same staffs as current Stanford coach David Shaw and Atlanta Falcons coach Dan Quinn, who was the defensive coordinator for the Super Bowl XLVIII-champion
Maryland (33-2) advanced to Monday night's Spokane Region final with a, 65-55, victory over former Atlantic Coast Conference rival Duke Saturday afternoon. No. 2 seed Tennessee (30-5) erased a 17-point deficit with 6:34 left in regulation to force overtime and emerge with a 73-69 win against No. 11 seed Gonzaga.
As the Ravens' new starting safety tandem, both Darian Stewart and Matt Elam have built hard-hitting reputations. But neither player has distinguished himself on a regular basis in the NFL in pass coverage, with the duo combining for just two career interceptions.
Ken Niumatalolo recently joked that the more he watches Ohio State on film, ¿the scarier it gets.¿ The seventh-year Navy head coach was serious when he said the Buckeyes have the potential to ¿embarrass us.¿
Former Maryland offensive coordinator James Franklin has already traded words with current Terrapins coach Randy Edsall this offseason. The new Penn State coach also apparently doesn¿t have much of a relationship with his former boss at Maryland, Ralph Friedgen.
Maryland baseball coach John Szefc paused and looked forward, trying to articulate just how special it was to be part of the Terps' first NCAA tournament team in 43 years. Szefc was just 4 years old when Maryland lost its first two games in Gastonia, N.C., in the 1971 national tourney
As usual, Maryland¿s high-scoring offense gets all the headlines, but the Terps Megan Douty drew the spotlight to the defense last week when she was named one of five finalists for the Tewaaraton Award.
You don't need to think too far back to remember Maryland's most recent games against Kentucky and Connecticut. The Terps opened the 2012-13 season with a loss to the Wildcats at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn and returned a year later to lose a close one with the Huskies.