Maryland quarterback Danny O'Brien has been granted his release from the program and intends to play elsewhere. The school also announced that offensive lineman Max Garcia and linebacker Mario Rowson are transferring.
George Huguely V was getting drunk four nights a week in his final month of college, and his lacrosse teammates at the University of Virginia were considering some kind of intervention at the close of the 2010 season, a friend testified Thursday in Charlottesville Circuit Court.
Losers of five of their past six games, the Terps are falling victim to inexperience, late-game lapses and a conference schedule that includes two games apiece against North Carolina and Duke and is backloaded with road games.
The Maryland football team is tentatively scheduled to open the 2012 season at home on Sept. 1 against William & Mary, followed by games at Temple, at home against Connecticut and at West Virginia on Sept. 22.
Nobody will confuse Maryland¿s 2012 group with classes at Alabama, Florida, Texas or any other Top 10 recruiting program. But considering how poorly things could have gone under those aforementioned circumstances, analysts say it¿s a solid group that ranks favorably with all but the top ACC classes.
Despite a 2-7 record and a five-game losing streak, Maryland football coach Randy Edsall stood at the podium at Gossett Team House on Tuesday during his weekly news conference expressing confidence that his program had made progress this season.