Phoenix Suns center and former University of Maryland star Alex Len remains focused on his rookie season, but his thoughts are of his native Ukraine.
For all that went off-script in the second half, Texas still had a chance to beat Maryland on the Terrapins' home floor in the game's final minute.
Former Maryland head coach Gary Williams is now officially a member of the Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame, announced on Tuesday. Details here.
Alyssa Thomas had 13 points, Lexie Brown scored 21 and No. 4 seed Maryland closed the first half with 20 straight points to roll past Army 90-52 Sunday in the opening round of the NCAA women's tournament.
He once wore Maryland red, but it was Ashton Pankey in Manhattan green who nearly upset the reigning national champions on Thursday.