1. Maryland Basketball: Are Terps a Legit ACC Title Threat?

    Maryland may be on the verge of completing a successful yet slightly unimpressive 12-1 conclusion to their pre -ACC season, but in the end, that won't mean much...

    Ryan Satsky Written by Ryan Satsky about over 1 year ago 3,746 reads 14 comments

  2. Maryland Basketball: Best and Worst Case Scenarios for the Terps in ACC

    Assuming Maryland finishes up its non-conference slate with an easy win against 6-11 IUPUI , they will conclude their non-ACC schedule with a deceivingly pedestrian 12-1 record...

    Ryan Satsky Written by Ryan Satsky about over 1 year ago 2,474 reads 5 comments

  3. Maryland Basketball: 5 Adjustments Terps Need to Make Before ACC Season

    It's no secret that Maryland has played an exceedingly weak nonconference slate to begin its 2012-13 campaign. That's the only explanation for an 11-1 team, with its lone loss suffered against Kentucky, to remain unranked ...

    Ryan Satsky Written by Ryan Satsky about over 1 year ago 2,069 reads 3 comments

  4. Wooden Award Watch: Ranking the Top 10 Candidates at Week 8

    It was a fairly light week in college basketball, but we had three undefeated teams go down. Two of those games directly impacted the Wooden Award race as we approach the new year...

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  5. Alex Len of Maryland, Not Mason Plumlee, Is the ACC POY in College Basketball

    When attempting to make a claim that Maryland Terrapins' breakout center Alex Len is the front-runner for ACC Player of the Year, there's always going to be one seemingly unavoidable elephant in the room...

    Ryan Satsky Written by Ryan Satsky about over 1 year ago 3,205 reads 16 comments

  6. Maryland Basketball: Christmas Wish List for the Terps

    It's that time of year again—the season of giving. Despite a 9-1 record with wins over Northwestern and George Mason, Mark Turgeon's bunch at Maryland would certainly accept a few gifts to help improve the squad...

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  7. Wooden Award Watch: Ranking the Top 10 Candidates at Week 7

    As league play for the major conferences approaches, we now have enough data and games played to compile legitimate National Player of the Year rankings...

    Ryan Satsky Written by Ryan Satsky about over 1 year ago 1,166 reads 4 comments

  8. Maryland Basketball: The Rotation Mark Turgeon Should Implement

    Thus far, second-year Maryland coach Mark Turgeon has tried out plenty of different rotations, whether it be starting lineup alterations, or just playing time increases for certain players...

    Ryan Satsky Written by Ryan Satsky about over 1 year ago 2,871 reads 2 comments

  9. Maryland Basketball: One Early Season Adjustment Each Terp Must Make

    Maryland's 8-1 overall record looks promising on the outside, but further investigation will highlight numerous areas in need of improvement. Turnovers, and overall decision-making on offense, have overshadowed any positives for Maryland this season...

    Ryan Satsky Written by Ryan Satsky about over 1 year ago 1,581 reads 7 comments

  10. Maryland Basketball: Ranking the Terps' All-Time Greatest NBA Players

    There may not be a more disheartening, unfortunate concept in the world of sports than the idea that Maryland great Len Bias never was able to showcase his talents in the NBA...

    Ryan Satsky Written by Ryan Satsky about over 1 year ago 4,221 reads 9 comments

  11. Maryland Basketball: Why the Terps Belong in the Top 25

    On my ballot for Bleacher Report's Top 25 Straw Poll this week, I slotted Maryland at 20th, giving them six points in the voting system. Maryland only received 11 total points, meaning I contributed more than half of their tally...

    Ryan Satsky Written by Ryan Satsky about over 1 year ago 5,050 reads 22 comments

  12. Logan Aronhalt Has Become the X-Factor for the Maryland Terrapins

    Following Maryland's first four games this season, it seemed as if Albany transfer Logan Aronhalt was going to discover the ugly way that a 10-man rotation is nearly unmanageable for a 40-minute college basketball contest...

    Ryan Satsky Written by Ryan Satsky about over 1 year ago 1,871 reads 0 comments

  13. Maryland Basketball: Why 2013 Recruit Roddy Peters Is so Important for Terrapins

    Just a year ago, at the onset of what would be a breakout junior season, Suitland point guard Roddy Peters found himself unranked by every major recruiting service...

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  14. Maryland Terps: Which Rookie Will Have the Biggest Impact This Season?

    Judging by each 2012 Maryland recruit's first three games donning a Terps uniform, it appears as if the recruiting gurus got it backwards...

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  15. Big East Basketball: The Biggest Question for Each Team

    It may be early in the season, but the Big East has already provided its fair share of storylines . Teams who struggled last season such as Pittsburgh and Villanova have gotten off ...

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  16. Maryland Basketball: Why Move to Big Ten Would Be a Disaster

    The University of Maryland was one of the founding members of the Atlantic Coast Conference. It is one of five universities (including Syracuse) in the conference to have won a national ...

    Ryan Satsky Written by Ryan Satsky about over 1 year ago 5,484 reads 20 comments

  17. Maryland Basketball: Who Should Start at PG: Pe'Shon Howard or Seth Allen?

    Seniority doesn't necessarily translate to superiority. Maryland junior Pe'Shon Howard is on the verge of discovering that the hard way, as his starting point guard job may be in jeopardy to an upstart freshman...

    Ryan Satsky Written by Ryan Satsky about over 1 year ago 158 reads 7 comments

  18. Maryland Basketball: Can Alex Len Prove His Strong Kentucky Game Was No Fluke?

    If you watched Maryland's season-opening thriller against the defending national champion Kentucky Wildcats, it was nearly impossible to overlook the dazzling display of interior dominance by Maryland center Alex Len...

    Ryan Satsky Written by Ryan Satsky about over 1 year ago 1,789 reads 5 comments

  19. Maryland vs. Kentucky: 10 Things We Learned from Maryland's Loss in Opener

    As I impatiently sat in my Barclays Center seats last night in Brooklyn to watch Maryland face off against No. 3 Kentucky, I heard my first bit of good news in a long while...

    Ryan Satsky Written by Ryan Satsky about over 1 year ago 3,301 reads 10 comments

  20. Maryland Basketball: 5 Questions Marks for Terrapins Heading into the Season

    For the first time since the 2009-10 season, there's a promising preseason outlook on the Maryland basketball team...

    Ryan Satsky Written by Ryan Satsky about almost 2 years ago 3,023 reads 0 comments

  21. Dez Wells: Why the NCAA Would Be Wrong to Rule the Maryland Player Ineligible

    We've witnessed it before and we will repeatedly witness it again. The NCAA has become, without a doubt, the "ultimate bully" in sports...

    Ryan Satsky Written by Ryan Satsky about almost 2 years ago 219 reads 5 comments

  22. College Basketball: Winners and Losers from Preseason Coaches' Poll

    The USA Today Preseason Coaches' Poll was released yesterday, spurring a mass outcry among college basketball fans who felt certain teams were either overrated or underappreciated...

    Ryan Satsky Written by Ryan Satsky about almost 2 years ago 2,920 reads 10 comments

  23. Maryland Basketball: How Wayne Selden to Kansas Benefits Maryland

    According to CBSSports .com , 5-star guard-forward Wayne Selden has committed to play for Bill Self at Kansas...

    Ryan Satsky Written by Ryan Satsky about almost 2 years ago 5,051 reads 0 comments

  24. Maryland Basketball: Mark Turgeon, Terps Headed for a Thin 2013 Recruiting Class

    It's quite astounding how a general feeling of optimism surrounding Maryland basketball recruiting could transform into such a pessimistic feeling in just a few weeks, but that transformation has most certainly occurred...

    Ryan Satsky Written by Ryan Satsky about almost 2 years ago 5,526 reads 5 comments

  25. College Basketball: 10 Dark-Horse Candidates for Player of the Year

    Last season, neither Anthony Davis, Thomas Robinson nor Draymond Green were selected as preseason first team All-Americans. Those three players were the top three vote-getters for the 2011-12 National Player of the Year award...

    Ryan Satsky Written by Ryan Satsky about almost 2 years ago 801 reads 2 comments