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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.

Maryland’s No. 6 NCAA Tournament Seed is Awfully High, Analysts Say

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Yesterday was a long day for the University of Maryland men’s basketball team, but when Selection Sunday was all said and done, the Terps had snagged a surprising no. 6 seed for their March Madness matchup against Xavier University.

Recruit Commits to Maryland on Video (From Space), But Chooses Another School

This didn’t survive the landing cycle.

In the college football world, recruits formalize their choice of schools known on National Signing Day, which was Wednesday. Even though players can commit before they have to sign on the dotted line, there are always a few surprises as teams make a last push to convince players in the closing days. The Terps were among those who got left.

Baltimore Teen Wears Black Lives Matter T-Shirt to Thanksgiving, Goes Viral


screen-shot-2016-11-30-at-4-22-36-pmWhile lots of people were looking to avoid politics over Thanksgiving dinner, Rebecca Malstrom decided to wear a Black Lives Matter shirt to the family gathering. It may have defied her family, but the internet liked the way she went around the rules.

Maryland Astronomer Spots Sinkhole on Pluto

Image of Pluto via JHU APL/NASA/Southwest Research Institute
Image of Pluto via JHU APL/NASA/Southwest Research Institute

We’ve had lots of sinkholes in the area lately, from the middle of the city in Mt. Vernon to the neighborhoods of Rodgers Forge. So it’s fitting in this year of the sinkhole that s Maryland astronomer is even seeing one in the heart of Pluto.