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  1. Maryland point guard Melo Trimble to return for sophomore season

    Apr 1, 2015, 3:55 PM EDT

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    Trimble’s decision to return is a big boost, and it ensures that Maryland will be a Big Ten contender next season.

  2. Maryland gets a commitment from top-150 point guard in 2016 class

    Jan 26, 2015, 5:00 PM EDT

    Mark Turgeon

    Maryland grabs an impact point guard in the 2016 class.

  3. Burning Questions: Coach of the Year picks, and biggest surprises and disappointments

    Jan 20, 2015, 5:40 PM EDT

    Mark Turgeon

    Some more important questions as we enter the middle of college basketball season.

  4. Maryland announces addition of 6-foot-9 Croatian forward

    Jan 9, 2015, 9:00 AM EDT

    Mark Turgeon

    The Terrapins have relied primarily upon underclassmen Damonte Dodd and Michal Cekovsky in the post this season, so this addition helps from a depth standpoint.

  5. No. 17 Maryland moves to 11-1 with win at Oklahoma State

    Dec 21, 2014, 7:04 PM EDT

    Jake Layman

    Could the Terps be the second-best team in the Big Ten? At the very least they’ve earned their place in the conversation.

  6. Maryland senior not expect to play Saturday, remains ‘day-to-day’

    Dec 5, 2014, 6:30 PM EDT


    The Terrapins will be shorthanded once again on Saturday afternoon.

  7. Right wrist injury to sideline Maryland senior wing four weeks

    Nov 28, 2014, 11:25 AM EDT

    Dez Wells, Hugo Naurais

    Dez Wells made just five of his 20 field goal attempts against Iowa State. This injury may be the reason why.

  8. Maryland upsets No. 13 Iowa State as fearless freshmen mix with gritty veterans for balanced effort

    Nov 25, 2014, 11:50 PM EDT


    Maryland pulled off one of the biggest upsets of the young season as they outplayed No. 13 Iowa State for much of the game in front of a pro-Cyclone crowd in Kansas City.

  9. Maryland shot a ton of perimeter jumpers in its opening exhibition win

    Nov 2, 2014, 9:10 AM EDT

    Mark Turgeon

    The Terps will need to hit from the perimeter like this to have a successful season.

  10. Maryland lands commitment from junior college point guard

    Oct 20, 2014, 12:45 PM EDT

    Mark Turgeon

    Jaylen Brantley is Maryland’s first commitment in the class.

  11. Fractured foot to sideline Maryland forward 4-6 weeks

    Oct 19, 2014, 6:59 PM EDT

    AP Photo

    Evan Smotrycz was re-evaluated Saturday after suffering the injury at the end of practice Friday.

  12. Has Maryland found a new starting center?

    Oct 13, 2014, 8:30 PM EDT

    Maryland head coach Mark Turgeon (Getty Images)

    Have the Terrapins found a new interior presence following the departures of Shaquille Cleare and Charles Mitchell?

  13. 2014-15 Season Preview: College Coaches on the Hot Seat

    Oct 7, 2014, 10:00 AM EDT

    Maryland head coach Mark Turgeon (Getty Images)

    Every season, a few college coaches find themselves on the Hot Seat as the season begins. Can they win themselves off in 2014-15?

  14. Experience, stability at point guard will be critical for Maryland

    Oct 2, 2014, 9:21 PM EDT

    Mark Turgeon (AP Photo)

    Maryland will enter the Big Ten with as much experience as they’ve had under Mark Turgeon.

  15. Mark Turgeon sends reassuring tweets to Maryland fanbase

    May 25, 2014, 1:45 PM EDT


    Is Mark Turgeon losing fan support? A look at the responses to his tweets give a pretty good indication.

  16. Maryland loses forward Charles Mitchell, adds grad transfer Richaud Pack

    May 22, 2014, 4:12 PM EDT

    Mark Turgeon (AP Photo)

    Maryland announces the addition of transfer Richaud Pack and the departure of forward Charles Mitchell.

  17. Maryland head coach Mark Turgeon blames himself for recent transfers from program

    May 5, 2014, 5:08 PM EDT


    Maryland head coach Mark Turgeon had some interesting quotes regarding the Terrapins recent transfer woes.

  18. Jim Boeheim, Mark Turgeon exchange verbal jabs after Syracuse win

    Feb 25, 2014, 11:19 AM EDT

    Mark Turgeon

    Maryland lost to No. 4 Syracuse 57-55 on Monday night, a game that put an end to any hope that the Terps had of earning an at-large bid to the NCAA tournament. It was their fourth loss is their last six games, all four of which came against top 25 teams in the conference. None…

  19. Maryland’s competing now, but issues at the point keep popping up

    Feb 24, 2014, 9:55 PM EDT

    Maryland v Duke

    Maryland was in danger of missing the NCAA tournament before Monday night’s visit from No. 4 Syracuse, and while their 57-55 loss doesn’t really damage an already weak profile, what it does is take away yet another opportunity to make themselves look better in the eyes of the committee. The Terps have now lost three…

  20. Dez Wells takes over late as Maryland beats Boston College (VIDEO)

    Dec 12, 2013, 11:09 PM EDT


    While Maryland head coach Mark Turgeon’s decision to start junior guard/forward Dez Wells at point guard when the season began was made due in part to the fact that Wells was Maryland’s best playmaker, the decision may have done more harm than good in the early going. For some point guards understanding the balance between…

  21. Tonight’s ACC opener a big deal for struggling Maryland, Boston College

    Dec 12, 2013, 5:18 PM EDT


    With there being just six games on tonight’s schedule due to the majority of schools finishing up finals week, Thursday may qualify as one of the least active days on this season’s college basketball schedule. But that doesn’t mean there are no games of importance, as Maryland visits Boston College in the ACC opener for…

  22. President Barack Obama to attend Maryland vs. Oregon State on Sunday

    Nov 15, 2013, 6:18 PM EDT

    Barack Obama has made it known that basketball is his sport of choice. There are countless pictures and videos of him playing the game, and every March he fills out his own NCAA Tournament bracket with ESPN’s Andy Katz from the Oval Office. With Oregon State in town playing Maryland in College Park on Sunday…

  23. Where should Maryland play Dez Wells?

    Nov 11, 2013, 4:45 PM EDT

    Dez Wells2

    Maryland lost a tough opener to Connecticut last Friday and Dez Wells was limited to 13 points and six assists on 3-of-10 shooting and six turnovers as the emergency point guard when Seth Allen went down with injury. Head coach Mark Turgeon has the option of starting freshman Roddy Peters at point guard, but that…

  24. Maryland assistant Dalonte Hill arrested for DUI, to take leave of absence effective immediately

    Oct 22, 2013, 4:30 PM EDT

    Maryland assistant coach Dalonte Hill was arrested this past Sunday for driving under the influence, along with four other charges. This is not the first time or the second time Hill has been arrested for driving under the influence. As a member of the staff at Kansas State in 2008, and earlier in his time…