Their women’s team finished the year with an 18-0 record in Big Ten conference games and won the conference tournament. The men’s team will make their first appearance in the March Madness tournament since 2010, as a No. 4 seed.
The seeding is a little disappointing, and the Baltimore Sun reports that head coach Mark Turgeon “seemed more than a little perplexed — and peeved” — to find that the team will be grouped with undefeated Kentucky. But at least we have a reason to feel invested in the tournament this year.
The Washington Post has created an emoji for every team in the field. This is what Maryland’s looks like:
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