Randy Edsall and Mark Turgeon, school president Wallace Loh, AD Kevin Anderson and Big Ten commissioner Jim Delany were all on hand for the Maryland/Big Ten Network block party at Nats Park.
Today is the University of Maryland, College Park’s last day as a member of the Atlantic Coast Conference. On Tuesday, it will officially become a member of the Big 10.
The Big Ten says it supports guaranteed four-year scholarships and improved medical coverage for its athletes.
If Ohio State gets by the defensive juggernaut of Michigan State in Indianapolis, the Buckeyes absolutely deserve to head to the final BCS Championship Game of the BCS era regardless of what happens at the SEC Championship in Atlanta.
The easy question is to ask if Ohio State is better than Baylor, but the real question should ask if Michigan State is better than Oklahoma State. That is the most important question over the next few weeks, but it will not matter if Alabama and Florida State run the table to collide in Pasadena.
It feels weird to suggest that an undefeated Ohio State team could have absolutely no shot to play in the national championship game, but that is the reality staring down at the Buckeyes right now following the release of the latest BCS standings Sunday night.
Judges in North Carolina were asked Thursday to bow out of a role in deciding whether to slow down the big-money game of musical chairs involving universities, athletics conferences and billions of dollars in broadcast revenues.
The Maryland football program has a very important item of business to address before moving from the Atlantic Coast Conference to the Big Ten in 2014: to show the ACC what a good team it’s losing.
University of Maryland, College Park came in second on the Movoto real estate blog’s list of the best ACC college towns for sports fans.
Yesterday was a relatively drama-free Selection Sunday. Joe Lunardi was a perfect 68 for 68, as Middle Tennessee State, St. Mary’s, Boise State, and La Salle claimed the final spots in the field. Louisville, Gonzaga, Kansas, and Indiana earned the top seeds.