They played their first game as conference rivals in December 1954. Nearly 60 years later, Maryland and North Carolina will meet for the final time in a regular season Atlantic Coast Conference game tonight in Chapel Hill.
Behind the impassioned play of Travis Releford and Jeff Withey, the top-seeded Jayhawks shook themselves out of a first-half slumber and blitzed No. 8 seed North Carolina down the stretch for a 70-58 victory Sunday.
The Terrapins got back on track with Thursday’s 82-60 first-round win over Wake Forest. Sophomore Terrell Stoglin – the ACC scoring leader (21.3 ppg) – had a game-high 25 points, seven rebounds and four assists. Today, they will try to stun possible #1 seed UNC
As rookie coach Mark Turgeon’s feisty but inconsistent Terps take the floor tonight in Chapel Hill against sixth-ranked North Carolina, it might be hard for a generation of Maryland fans raised to despise Duke to understand, but the Tar Heels used to be the Terps’ most hated rivals.
Maryland (13-9, 3-5 ACC) looked like it was in position to pull the upset against the #6 team in the country on Saturday afternoon. Say what you will, but the Terps broke down in the […]
In my eyes, it’s the most wonderful time of the year. A time when every Cinderella has a chance and any Goliath can be slayed. I’m mixing stories here, but you get the point. It’s time to recognize the players and teams you’ll be talking about for the next 3 weeks.