Even Valparaiso's coach didn't think his team would cross paths with Maryland, but a surprise seeding has them meeting on Friday.
How does Maryland match up against Valparaiso, its first-round NCAA tournament game? Here it is by the numbers.
It was mentioned on CSN's Bracket Breakdown special that Maryland could be a team in the Midwest Region capable of beating Kentucky. So how reasonable is that?
Maryland drew an unexpected seed on Selection Sunday. Despite maybe a tinge of disappointment, Mark Turgeon has a different outlook.