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Dalonte Hill’s hire should bring mountain of skepticsm


Here’s what the Maryland Terrapins basketball program will look like without Gary Williams: Every other big-time basketball program. New coach Mark Turgeon has just hired Dalonte Hill — also known as one of those AAU guys you hear college basketball … Continue reading

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Why Jordan Williams needs another year


Update: Williams is now projected to go 25th on NBADraft.net, one slot above Duke’s Nolan Smith. Also, I neglected to mention the possibility of an NBA lockout Jordan. Best to avoid that, as well. Please. Jordan Williams is going to … Continue reading

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Cures for the BCS’s ills


Every year we get the same thing in College Football.  We get an argument over who is in the National Championship, an argument that the bowl system is super crooked and that we need playoffs and we usually get some … Continue reading

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Saturday sports madness


1. McNabb/Grossman: I’ll take Boswell’s “Mike Shanahan wears two hats and should add a third – dunce cap” over Jenkins’ Shanahan apologist column. McNabb is not the problem, skipped throws and all, and neither was Jason Campbell. 2. Arenas/Carter/Turkoglu: Right now … Continue reading

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Gary Williams should learn from Ralph Friedgen’s past


If Gary Williams wishes to avoid Ralph Friedgen’s fate, he’s got some coaching to do. As in “stick with a 3-point shooter on defense” and “Inbound the ball with care when the game is on the line” type lessons. At … Continue reading

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Maryland forces its way into a loss


With just 59-56 with just under 40 seconds left, Maryland’s Dino Gregory recovered a turnover under Temple’s basket then hurriedly whipped the ball to a Terrapins guard. But a Terrapin was not the recipient. Instead, Khalif Wyatt entered the picture, picked … Continue reading

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Terps need some assist-ance


Five wins over mid-majors and mid-minors and two losses to nationally-ranked opponents. That’s where the Maryland men’s team is at right now, heading into a match-up with Penn State on Dec. 1. Above: Delaware State didn’t know what hit them. … Continue reading

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