On the men’s side, No. 2 Yale and No. 9 Cornell will clash in one semifinal of the Ivy League tournament, while No. 5 Northwestern and No. 7 Michigan will tangle in a semifinal of the Big Ten tournament on the women’s side.
Also, Carly Tolino credits a significant change to her development as UMBC’s starting goalkeeper, Towson’s 16-game streak of at 10-plus faceoff wins was sparked by Jack McNallen, and Kealey Allison has an outside shot at a freshman record at McDaniel.
After scoring the first three times he touched the ball as a freshman last season at Maryland, wide receiver Jeshaun Jones had a frustrating year that ended with quarterback Tyrrell Pigrome not delivering the ball in a 52-51 overtime loss to Ohio State.
After nearly leading Maryland to victories at Indiana and over No. 10 Ohio State last fall, quarterback Tyrrell Pigrome is trying to make a good first impression on new coach Michael Locksley and offensive coordinator Scottie Montgomery.
Junior guard Anthony Cowan Jr. scored a game-high 21 points, while freshman forward Jalen Smith added 19 points and 11 rebounds to lead No. 24 Maryland to a 69-60 victory over Minnesota on Friday at Xfinity Center.