After an easy play last week, this week’s Officially Speaking takes on a much tougher and more controversial play. On Saturday perennial Big Ten basement dwelling Penn State came up just short of upsetting 19th ranked Maryland, losing 76-73. As tends to be the case in a close loss, PSU fans immediately blamed the officials however in what is a less common, they weren’t the...
Things didn't go as planned for Maryland in its Top 25 debut under coach Mark Turgeon, but he feels it could be a good learning experience.
Still trying to adjust without star Dez Wells, the 21st-ranked Terrapins may again be missing another key player as they try to bounce back from their first defeat Saturday against visiting Winthrop.
Senior forward Evan Smotrycz tweaked his left...
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December 05, 2014
COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) Mark Turgeon's fourth season at Maryland is shrouded by uncertainty.
For one thing, the Terrapins are preparing to play basketball in the Big Ten for the first time.
More importantly, Turgeon and his squad have a big adjustment to make after five players transferred during the offseason - including starters Seth Allen, Charles Mitchell and Nick Faust.
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October 28, 2014
The University of Maryland announced Sunday that the Terps will be without forward Evan Smotrycz for 4-6 weeks with a fractured foot.
This is a big blow for Maryland to take before the start of the season as Smotrycz was to be their starting power forward after averaging 11 points and 6 rebounds per game last season. Smotrycz was a 2012 transfer from Michigan and...
An already shorthanded Maryland Terrapins team may have been dealt a blow to start the 2014-15 season, as senior Evan Smotrycz will be out four to six weeks with a fractured fifth metatarsal in his left foot the announced on Sunday evening. He will undergo surgery this week. Smotrycz was expected to start at power forward for Maryland, but with the expected recovery timetable he...