P.J. Hairston scored 22, Reggie Bullock had 19 points and 12 rebounds, and North Carolina coasted past Maryland 79-68 Wednesday night for its season-high sixth straight victory.
On Wednesday night, the Maryland Terrapins and North Carolina Tar Heels meet in a very important men’s college basketball game at the Comcast Center in College Park.
Maryland got an added bonus with its sixth straight victory: revenge.
Reggie Bullock kept burying shot after shot. The defense kept harassing Maryland’s ballhandlers on every possession.
Maryland’s top players did their share, as expected. No one, however, could have anticipated a couple of freshmen making significant contributions in a runaway victory over No. 24 Miami.
The Terrapins had 304 yards by halftime and scored three touchdowns in a span of 34 seconds of game action to go ahead before stalling as the Tar Heels went on to win 45-38.
North Carolina’s seniors stuck around for Larry Fedora’s first season as coach despite knowing that NCAA sanctions would keep them out of a bowl game. On Saturday, they’ll wrap up careers marred by that NCAA scandal when the Tar Heels host Maryland.
A Howard County police chase ended with a bang. The driver of a suspected stolen car crashed into another vehicle while trying to exit I-95 southbound onto Route 216.
Another out-of-state governor made a stop Thursday in North Carolina as Maryland’s chief executive provided moral and financial support to fellow Democrat Walter Dalton in his race against Pat McCrory for governor.
Baltimore police have arrested a North Carolina man in connection with a fatal shooting at a downtown bed and breakfast.
Hiring prostitutes on a high school football trip. That’s what five players from national powerhouse DeMatha Catholic High School are accused of doing. And now, parents at the school are outraged.
McAdoo was ruled academically ineligible by the NCAA while at UNC in 2010.