As part of the lead-up to Tuesday's Foster Farms Bowl against Stanford, Maryland took time to volunteer at the St. Anthony's soup kitchen in San Francisco.
Nine months ago, what has transpired for the Maryland team would have seemed nearly unthinkable. Now, Mark Turgeon is more than optimistic.
Frank Beamer may not have been on the sideline for Virginia Tech's bowl win, but the longtime coach was still there in the locker room to celebrate and boy did he.
3wIt was the last chance for teams to prove they deserve to be in the playoff and several impressive performances will leave the selection committee with some tough decisions to make.
3wAs players in the frontcourt struggled, one Maryland sophomore gave the Terrapins the 'best game of his career' in a win over Winthrop.
3wGeorge Washington opens a pivotal six-game non-conference stretch versus former A10 foe sneaky good Charlotte.
3wWith injuries thinning its rotation, Maryland turned to the one available experienced veteran on its time of need vs. Winthrop and he delivered. Details here.
3wGeorgetown downed Florida and nearly pulled off a major upset over Wisconsin in the Bahamas, yet returned home with a two-game losing streak. Next comes Towson in Sunday's BB&T Classic.
3wMalcolm Hill scored 13 points as Illinois defeated American 70-55 on Saturday.
3wJustin Anderson scored 21 points and No. 7 Virginia ended VCU's 22-game home winning streak with a 74-57 victory Saturday.