15 Terps Earn Big Ten Winter All-Academic Honors
Brevin Pritzl broke a tie with a foul-line jumper with 28 seconds left and Khalil Iverson secured the win with a steal in the waning seconds, leading Wisconsin past Maryland 59-54 on Thursday in the second round of the Big Ten Tournament.
Eighth-seeded Maryland (19-12, 8-10) will take on ninth-seeded Wisconsin (14-17, 7-11) on Thursday, March 1 at noon when both teams open play at the 2018 Big Ten Tournament at Madison Square Garden.
Sophomore guards Anthony Cowan Jr. and Kevin Huerter, in addition to freshman center/forward Bruno Fernando earned All-Big Ten honors as announced by the conference offices Monday evening.
Muhammad-Ali Abdur-Rahkam scored a career-high 28 points to lead No. 17 Michigan (24-7, 13-5) to an 85-61 win over Maryland (19-12, 8-10) Saturday.
Maryland (19-11, 8-9) will play its final game of the regular season Saturday, February 24 when the Terps host No. 17 Michigan at the XFINITY Center. Maryland is 15-2 in home games this season.
Huerter Paces Terps to Road Win at Northwestern
Freshman Bruno Fernando earned his second career Big Ten Freshman of the Week honor Monday as announced by the conference offices.
The University of Maryland's legendary head coach Charles "Lefty" Driesell was named a finalist for Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame as announced on February 17.
Maryland (18-11, 7-9) will play its final road game of the 2017-18 regular season Monday when the Terps travel to face Northwestern (15-13, 6-9).
Former Maryland basketball players Melo Trimble and Jake Layman returned to College Park Saturday night to attend Maryland's matchup against Rutgers.
Bruno Fernando had 18 points and a career-high 16 rebounds, and Maryland took down Rutgers 61-51 in front of a spirited crowd Saturday night.