Rothstein on Wiz draft options with the sixth pick and how prospects like Jimmer Fredette, Jordan Williams and Enes Kanter will fair in the NBA.
By leaving Maryland early, Jordan Williams may have made a mistake he can’t go back and fix.
Jordan Williams worked out for the Wizards this week and he talked to the media afterward.
Maryland drops to 18-13 and 7-9 in the ACC after losing to Virginia.
With Maryland needing a win to keep their slim NCAA Tournament hopes alive, they came out and took control after a sluggish start to the game this evening. Maryland overcame an early 9-2 deficit as well as a strong finish to the first half by the Seminoles to take control in the second half and earn their first top-50 RPI win.
“[That 2001 team] broke through a ceiling that was here. That really put away a lot of stuff from the Len Bias situation and that’s how important it was for the university – not just the basketball program”.
Maryland (16-10, 5-6 in the ACC) faces off against NC State (14-11, 4-7). Maryland also adds Greivis Vasquez’ jersey to those in the rafters on the same day they pay homage to the 2001 Final Four team.
Virginia Tech gets a combined 44 points from Green and Delaney and Allen’s double-double streak extends to six.
A red hot Jeff Allen battles the consistent Jordan Williams in a clash of elite ACC big-men.
Terps color commentator Chris Knoche breaks down Maryland’s NCAA tournament hopes and their matchup against tonight’s game at Virginia Tech.