Maryland Rumors & News

  • 4-star PF Jalen Smith announces commitment to Maryland

    Land of 10 "Jalen Smith committed to Maryland basketball Monday night, giving the Terps their second Class of 2018 commit. Smith had just concluded an official visit to Maryland, and didn’t waste much time before making his decision. Smith, out of Mount St. Joseph’s High School in Baltimore, is the No. 2..." June 27

  • Terps basketball picks up commitment from four-star guard Aaron Wiggins

    Washington Post "Maryland basketball added the first piece to its crucial 2018 recruiting class on Saturday, receiving a commitment from North Carolina guard prospect Aaron Wiggins. Considered one of Maryland’s top priorities in the current recruiting cycle, the 6-foot-6, 180-pound Wiggins took his official..." June 04

  • Justin Jackson heading back to Maryland for sophomore campaign

    Land of 10 "According to FanRag Sports’ Jon Rothstein, Maryland forward Justin Jackson is expected to return to school for his sophomore season. Jackson made his decision just in time, as the deadline to withdraw from the list is slated for Wednesday, May 24. He originally declared for the NBA draft..." May 23

  • Roy Williams: Maryland president's death penalty comments make him a 'double idiot'

    CBS Sports "North Carolina coach Roy Williams predictably didn't take fondly to Maryland president Wallace Loh's recent comments. On SiriusXM College Sports Nation, Williams was asked on Wednesday morning if winning the 2017 national title had "special significance" given the backdrop of the NCAA's..." April 12

  • Maryland president: Would expect shutdown of UNC over academic allegations

    ESPN "Maryland president Wallace Loh says he would expect North Carolina to get the "death penalty" over the academic allegations that have hung over the athletic program since 2010. "As president, I sit over a number of dormant volcanoes," Loh said during a University of Maryland senate meeting..." April 11

  • Melo Trimble Declaring for NBA Draft, Signing with Agent

    247 Sports "Melo Trimble is leaving Maryland. The Terps' junior point guard has decided to forego his final year of college eligibility and declare for the NBA Draft, multiple sources confirmed to InsideMDSports. Unlike last year, when he tested the waters before withdrawing his name and returning to..." March 29

  • Bluiett lifts No. 11 Xavier past No. 6 Maryland

    The Sports Xchange "ORLANDO, Fla. -- As Xavier guard Trevon Bluiett watched yet another 3-pointer find the bottom of the net, he turned back upcourt with one hand in the air to signal what everyone else in the Amway Center already knew. After a dismal first half, the team's leading scorer was spurring one of..." March 16

  • Northwestern eliminates No. 25 Maryland in Big Ten

    The Sports Xchange "WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The carpet was blue and the walls were painted white in the Northwestern locker room after Friday night's quarterfinal game against No. 25 Maryland in the Big Ten Conference quarterfinals. But the purple reign of the Wildcats was in vogue, as Northwestern silenced a..." March 11

  • Trimble lifts Maryland past Michigan State

    The Sports Xchange "Junior guard Melo Trimble, in perhaps his last home game, had 16 points and made a 3-pointer with two seconds left as host Maryland defeated Michigan State 63-60 on Saturday at Xfinity Center in Big Ten Conference play at College Park, Md. Freshman forward Nick Ward of Michigan State had a..." March 04

  • Maryland halts three-game slide

    The Sports Xchange "Melo Trimble paced a balanced attack with 11 points and seven assists and Maryland snapped a three-game skid with a 79-59 win over Rutgers on Tuesday night at Louis Brown Athletic Center in Piscataway, N.J. Ivan Bender added 10 points off the bench and Damonte Dodd had nine points and seven..." February 28

  • No. 24 Maryland stumbles again against Iowa

    The Sports Xchange "COLLEGE PARK, Md. -- The University of Maryland honored the 2002 national championship team, along with the 2001 Final Four squad, during halftime of Saturday's game against Iowa. The current squad, which may have overachieved early in the season, is now trying to find its way in a season..." February 25

  • Minnesota wins sixth straight, upsets No. 24 Maryland

    The Sports Xchange "COLLEGE PARK, Md. -- It has been a bumpy season for Akeem Springs, the redshirt senior guard for Minnesota. The Illinois native entered Wednesday averaging less than 10 points per game, but once again he came through big against No. 24 Maryland. Springs, who made just his 10th start,..." February 22