Maryland Rumors & News

  • Juan Dixon is no longer an assistant to Maryland Coach Mark Turgeon

    Washington Post "Juan Dixon is no longer a special assistant to Maryland Coach Mark Turgeon, according to a person with knowledge of the situation. Dixon, a Baltimore native who led Maryland to its only national championship in 2002, met with Turgeon on Tuesday. Dixon, 37, had a served as a special assistant..." July 07

  • Maryland lands 6-foot-9 forward from Canary Islands

    College Basketball Talk "Less than a week after landing a commitment from one of the top available forwards in the Class of 2016 in combo Justin Jackson, Maryland added another piece to that class Tuesday afternoon. 6-foot-9 forward Joshua Tomaic, who attends the Canarias Basketball Academy (CBA) on the Canary Islands,..." June 01

  • Four-star forward Justin Jackson commits to Maryland basketball

    Washington Post "In the wake of Wednesday night’s news that point guard Melo Trimble is returning for his junior season, Maryland added another crucial piece to its roster Thursday, picking up an oral commitment from former UNLV pledge Justin Jackson. Jackson, a four-star prospect who is considered one of the..." May 26

  • Maryland's Melo Trimble returning to school

    College Spun "Melo Trimble is coming back to school for his junior season. It was announced Wednesday night that the Maryland star point guard is taking his name out of the NBA Draft and returning for the 2016-17 season. Trimble had declared for the 2016 NBA Draft but didn’t hire an agent, meaning he..." May 26

  • Maryland's Trimble leaning toward staying in NBA draft

    CSN Mid-Atlantic "After participating in the NBA Draft Combine this past week and with workouts for five NBA teams still to go, Maryland guard Melo Trimble is still "leaning towards" forgoing his final two years of college eligibility and remaining in the draft, he told CSN's Chris Miller in Chicago. "I can't..." May 16

  • Maryland’s Melo Trimble says he’s ‘50-50’ on staying in NBA draft

    Washington Post "Maryland sophomore Melo Trimble said Friday at the NBA draft combine that he is still “50-50″ on whether to stay in the NBA draft or return for his junior season, adding that he won’t make his decision until May 25. “I don’t know yet. It’s 50-50 right now. I’m just going through the process..." May 14

  • Maryland's Trimble, Stone to declare for NBA draft

    The Score "Diamond Stone is gone, and Melo Trimble has one foot out the door. Maryland announced Monday that both Trimble and Stone will declare for the 2016 NBA Draft. Trimble, the Terrapins' star guard, will not sign with an agent, while Stone will hire representation and turn pro. Trimble, a..." April 13

  • Maryland’s Robert Carter Jr. will declare for NBA draft, plans to sign with an agent

    Washington Post "Maryland forward Robert Carter Jr. will forgo his final season of eligibility and declare for the NBA draft, according to a person with knowledge of the situation. Carter is expected to sign with an agent, thus ending his short career in College Park. Carter, a Thomasville, Ga., native who..." April 07

  • Diamond Stone’s father denies report that Maryland freshman center is entering NBA draft

    Washington Post "The father of Maryland freshman center Diamond Stone refuted a report Monday night that his son will declare for the NBA draft but retain the possibility to return to school by not hiring an agent. The report, from Cleveland.com’s Chris Haynes, cites NBA sources. CBS Sports national college..." April 05