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Three takeaways from No. 19 Maryland's 64-60 win over Wisconsin

Three takeaways from No. 19 Maryland's 64-60 win over Wisconsin

When Maryland’s resume is considered at the end of the season by the NCAA tournament selection committee, Monday’s victory over Wisconsin won’t have an asterisk as an *almost loss.

It won’t say anything about the Terps blowing the 21-point lead they had carved out early in the second half or how they went more than 10 minutes without scoring a basket.

It depends on how the suddenly slumping Badgers do from here on out, but Maryland either beat a Big Ten team also in the hunt for a tournament bid or one that faltered after its own 10-2 start.

Maryland’s NCAA tournament resume, which was a blank page before the Big Ten season reconvened earlier this month, now has four...

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