Neither the Terps nor Mount St. Mary’s will be making any runs in this year’s NCAA Tournament.
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It’s the time of unsanctioned office pools as we gear up for the NCAA Tournament this week. Usually the prize is enough money to buy a few rounds at happy hour and bragging rights, but one restaurant is putting a Maryland spin on the proceedings.
Leslie Robinson is a 6-foot freshman at Princeton and a forward on that school’s basketball team. She also happens to be the daughter of Michelle Obama’s brother, making her the president’s niece.
West Virginia not only beat Maryland in heartbreaking fashion to end their season and KO’d the team’s best player. The coach’s daughters added a few insults.
I’d be willing to bet that 2013 marks the first year that “Johns Hopkins” and “basketball powerhouse” ever appeared in the same sentence — and even then, it’s not in reference to our beloved Blue Jays, but instead to the Hopkins alum who’s become the NCAA tournament’s most unlikely star. He’s smart, handsome, and good at what he does. And I can’t help wanting to punch him in the face, for no particular reason.