Evan Smotrycz has, at times, forced shots for Maryland this season. But how he played against Virginia is what Maryland needs in the ACC tournament.
The Hoyas might not need to win the Big East Tournament in order to reach the NCAA Tournament, but they might. Winning four games in four days in New York this week solves all their problems.
1mNorth Carolina has been the model for consistency and Maryland head coach Mark Turgeon knows that. So how will Terps defend the motion offense?
1mCharles Mitchell plays with intensity, but not necessarily as much as a player he grew up watching. He explains why he's not quite "Psycho Chuck".
1mFans cried foul when the ACC forced Maryland to go on the road to UNC, Duke, and NC State. Mark Turgeon responded on Monday afternoon.
1mThe Hoyas went from losing five straight to knocking off No.7 Michigan State and DePaul. Those wins also breathed life back into Georgetown's NCAA Tournament at-large hopes.
1mFor one final time as members of the ACC, Maryland will go on the road on Tuesday night to the Dean Dome to face North Carolina. Preview here.
1mGeorgetown (13-9, 4-6 Big East) also prolonged its dominance of the Blue Demons, topping DePaul for the second time this season and 14th straight time overall. The 14 consecutive wins are the most for one Big East team against another, and DePaul hasn't beaten Georgetown...
1mMaurice Creek (illness) and Joe McDonald (hip) are both expected to miss a second straight game as the Colonials host Duquesne on Wednesday.