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Baltimore Sun Dec 6, 2016

Terps' rotation still taking shape as non-conference schedule winds down

COLLEGE PARK — An underlying problem for the Maryland basketball team a year ago was its lack of depth, demonstrated by the obvious drop-off in talent and production when coach Mark Turgeon rested his starters. It eventually contributed to the Terps wearing down during the second half of the season....
Baltimore Sun Dec 5, 2016

Terps star Melo Trimble gets name-dropped in new rap song

Maryland men's basketball point guard Melo Trimble had a good Saturday. On the court, he hit the game-winning free throws in a 71-70 win over Oklahoma State. In the culture, he got a shoutout from Washington native and rapper Wale in "Groundhog Day," a song he released in response to J. Cole's ...
Baltimore Sun Dec 4, 2016

Damonte Dodd and Jaylen Brantley crucial in Terps' comeback win

Without this pair of unlikely heroes, though, Maryland likely would have lost its second straight game, perhaps by another big margin, as they did against Pittsburgh on Tuesday in the ACC-Big Ten Challenge.
‘Curveball’ Jaylen Brantley catches Oklahoma State off guard in Maryland’s win

‘Curveball’ Jaylen Brantley catches Oklahoma State off guard in Maryland’s win

Jaylen Brantley was perhaps more well-known to Maryland’s fan base for his role in the Running Man Challenge than as a basketball player before Saturday night’s game against Oklahoma State. He had danced his way to national fame over the summer along with teammate Jared Nickens, making appearances on the “Ellen DeGeneres Show” and at […]
Baltimore Sun Dec 3, 2016

Trimble's late free throws lift Maryland to 71-70 win over Oklahoma State

This was going to be the week in which the Maryland men’s basketball team was going to prove whether its 7-0 start was worth notice, despite not having any marquee wins, or simply the result of a soft early schedule. Seemingly on the verge of their second straight blowout, the Terps went back to...
Baltimore Sun Dec 3, 2016

Maryland's backcourt of Melo Trimble, Anthony Cowan Jr. 'still getting used to each other'

As unlikely as it seemed at the time when the Maryland men's basketball team started recruiting Anthony Cowan Jr. a couple of years ago, Mark Turgeon often thought how great it would be to pair the St. John's High point guard with his own, then freshman Melo Trimble, in the Terps' backcourt. Cowan...
Baltimore Sun Dec 2, 2016

Maryland center Michal Cekovsky raising his confidence and his game

There's a different air surrounding Maryland center Michal Cekovsky these days, both on and off the basketball court. More than two years after arriving from Slovakia, Cekovsky seems more confident in his game and more comfortable with his surroundings than ever before. Going into Saturday night's...
Three takeaways from Maryland’s loss to Pittsburgh

Three takeaways from Maryland’s loss to Pittsburgh

Maryland’s 73-59 loss to Pittsburgh was not only the first setback of the year for the Terrapins, but also the just the third time an opposing team has won inside Xfinity Center in two years. Here’s three takeaways from the loss. 1. ‘Please zone us.’ That was the plea from Maryland Coach Mark Turgeon in the […]
Baltimore Sun Nov 29, 2016

Terps suffer first loss as comeback falls short against Pitt

Maryland drops to 7-1 this season after an energetic finish Tuesday couldn't make up for a flat first half.
Baltimore Sun Nov 29, 2016

Terps football's recruiting class takes a big hit with Kaindoh decommitment

Five-star recruit Joshua Kaindoh's announcement Monday that he is reopening his search and dropping his oral commitment to Maryland bumped the Terps down two spots -- from No. 11 to No. 13 -- in the Rivals.com's class of 2017 rankings.
Baltimore Sun Nov 28, 2016

Terps getting crunch-time reps the natural way

COLLEGE PARK — Maryland men's basketball coach Mark Turgeon occasionally tests his team at practice by telling his starters to simulate a play for a key, late-game possession.Because of a busy schedule that features the Terps playing five games over a 10-day stretch, including Tuesday's ACC-Big...
Baltimore Sun Nov 25, 2016

Melo Trimble scores 31 to help Maryland rally for 88-82 OT win over Richmond

Maryland had gone down to the wire in three of its first five games this season, winning three times after trailing in the second half. The Terps changed the script a little Friday night against Richmond in the opening round of the Barclays Center Classic, but not the end result. After trailing...
Baltimore Sun Nov 25, 2016

Terps can become bowl eligible with win against Rutgers

Rutgers (2-9, 0-8) at Maryland (5-6, 2-6) When: Saturday at noon Where: Maryland Stadium, College Park Radio: 105.7 FM, 980 AM; Also available on TuneIn TV: ESPNews Series: Maryland leads 6-5 What's at stake: Though there has been some speculation that the Terps can still get a bowl bid with only...
Baltimore Sun Nov 22, 2016

Michal Cekovsky's return lifts up-and-down Terps over Stony Brook, 77-63

Michal Cekovsky had been looking forward to the start of his junior season, a chance to finally get consistent minutes instead of the sporadic play during his first two years with the Maryland men's basketball team. Then came the injuries. It started during this summer, when Cekovsky suffered a...
Baltimore Sun Nov 22, 2016

Terps make cut for five-star John Carroll junior guard Immanuel Quickley

Maryland is one of eight schools still under consideration by John Carroll junior point guard Immanuel Quickley, he announced Monday night. The five-star prospect in the Class of 2018 wrote on Twitter that Duke, Kansas, Washington, Miami, Kentucky, Virginia, Providence and the Terps had made his...

Terrapins Player News

  • Melo Trimble

    Melo Trimble

    Terps star Melo Trimble gets name-dropped in new rap song

  • Michal Cekovsky

    Michal Cekovsky

    Maryland basketball’s Damonte Dodd out 3 games with sprained MCL

  • Dion Wiley

    Dion Wiley

    Terps counting on Dion Wiley to be a factor off the bench

  • Anthony Cowan

    Anthony Cowan

    Maryland's backcourt of Melo Trimble, Anthony Cowan Jr. 'still getting used to each other'

  • Jared Nickens

    Jared Nickens

    ‘Curveball’ Jaylen Brantley catches Oklahoma State off guard in Maryland’s win

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