Tag: ncaa tournament

Both Maryland Schools Make Early Exits from Men’s March Madness

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Neither the Terps nor Mount St. Mary’s will be making any runs in this year’s NCAA Tournament.

A Perfect NCAA Tourney Bracket Could Get You Lots of Free Crab Cakes

Jimmy's Famous Seafood crabcakes
Jimmy’s Famous Seafood crabcakes

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.

Obama’s Niece Threatened at Maryland Basketball Game



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 Coach’s Daughters Call Dez Wells ‘A Rapist’

Dez Wells (via Terrapin Station)
Dez Wells (via Terrapin Station)

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.

Let’s See How Fast Maryland’s Guards Can Dribble


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The Terps are ready for the NCAA Tournament, and they’ve got the dribbling skills to prove it.

Hopkins Alum Heads to NCAA Tournament, Marries Lingerie Model, Seems Kinda Hate-able

JHU's basketball team in 1991; Enfield is pictured second from the left.
JHU’s basketball team in 1991; Enfield is pictured second from the left.

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.