After Maryland gutted out a 62-52 win over the Denver Pioneers, clawing their way back in a game much closer than the final score indicates, Terps coach Mark Turgeon explained that his team simply
How it happened: Maryland rattled off a 23-4 run to close out the second half and beat the Denver Pioneers.
It didn’t start pretty, but Maryland played impressive basketball in its first National Invitational Tournament game.
Though its not the tournament they hoped for, Maryland will play postseason basketball this season. The Terps will host Niagara on Tuesday in the National Invitational Tournament.
All of the experts and bracketologists said the same thing: If Maryland beat North Carolina in the ACC semifinals, the Terps were in the NCAA Tournament.