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.
Saddled with early foul trouble, Georgetown center Joshua Smith took control in the second half against Indiana and after seemingly taking control of his college career this summer.
1wChristian Beyer scored a career-high 13 points to lift the Hokies to a 65-55 victory over Alabama A&M, helping them snap a two-game losing streak in the process.
1wA solid defensive effort enabled Penn State to inch closer to its coach's season-long goal of playing a complete, 40-minute game on Sunday.
2wWhy would Mark Turgeon start one freshman in place of another? His explanation Friday made sense on Saturday.
2wTreveon Graham, Briante Weber and VCU aren't used to losing at home, and especially not in lopsided fashion.
2wMarcus Mariota has won the Heisman Trophy, becoming the first Oregon player to earn college football's top individual honor.
2wJohn Thompson III discussed why Aaron Bowen went from gathering splinters against Kansas to soaring over Radford in Georgetown's win.
2wThe nation's No. 1 overall prospect in the class of 2016 was in attendance on Saturday as Maryland beat USC Upstate. Details here.