Maryland plays host to Miami Tuesday at 8 p.m.
Maryland v Samford
BEFORE MARYLAND - First team All-Prince Georges' County as a senior for Crossland HS... Team MVP as both a senior and junior... Scored 18 ppg as a senior, 18.1 ppg as junior and 12.0 ppg as a sophomore for the Cavaliers... Graduated with 3.6 GPA... Had four different coaches in four seasons at Crossland... Named Student of the Year in his senior year... Member of honor roll all four years and was inducted into the academic hall of fame... Member of Principal's leadership team...
PERSONAL - Born in Suitland, Md... Son of Erica Jerdine and Arnold Richmond... Oldest of three siblings (Shalynn and Amiyah)... Undecided as of yet on a major... Left-handed shooter.... Says being part of the Maryland basketball team is the most interesting thing he's accomplished yet... Worked on his stamina and conditioning in the off-season... Biggest sports thrill is a game in which he scored 39 points and dished 12 assists... Sports hero is Kevin Durant, but pretended to be Kobe Bryant while growing up... Likes chicken alfredo before games... Non-sports hero is his father.