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.
1mJohn Schoof scored 12 points to lead American, but the Eagles struggled from behind the arc, hitting only three of their 23 attempts. They lost to Temple 40-37.
1mDez Wells went down with what appeared to be a scary injury during Friday night's win over Wagner. After the game, he explained what happened.
1mPatricio Garino scored 16 of his 21 points in the first half to lead George Washington past Grambling State 92-40 in the season opener for both teams on Friday night.
1mMalik Muller and Justin Bibbs scored 15 points apiece to lead Virgina Tech to a 71-46 win over Maryland-Eastern Shore on Friday night.
1mJustin Anderson scored 18 points and No. 9 Virginia got an impressive debut from freshman Isaiah Wilkins in a 79-51 victory at James Madison on Friday night.
1mMaryland, as young as it may be, was heavily favored on Friday night against Wagner and they took care of business in a blowout win. Details here.
1mCliché or not, No. 15 Virginia Commonwealth's full court pressure indeed cause "Havoc" for Tennessee in Friday night's season opener for both team.