2014-2015 Maryland Terrapins Basketball Schedule
The Maryland Terrapins are ready to hit the court this season
as they host some of the top teams on the college basketball landscape, bringing their fans another intense year of highlight-reel
dunks, spectacular moves and nail-biting moments that you know you'll want to be a part of. 2014-2015 could be a big season
for the Terps, as they've got a roster dotted with talented players that are ready to take on any opponent as they make the
transition to the elite Big 10. The Terps are about to embark on a new era after moving from the Atlantic Coast Conference,
bringing them into an exciting new season that will be filled with the development of all types of new rivalries with other
The Terrapins will most definitely be looking forward to hosting the Ohio State Buckeyes when they
come to town, and their big games include when Maryland takes on Michigan State, Michigan, Nebraska and plenty of others as
well in their new conference. With that many big home games, fans know there are plenty of options for fans looking to head
out to Byrd Stadium this season, with the Terps looking get off to a great start in a new era of Basketball.
definitely don't want to forget about the away games, as road matchups will also give you a completely different perspective
on your favorite team, providing the perfect excuse to head out and see your favorite team this season. There is nothing quite
like being there when the game is on the line and the Terrapins are digging in looking to make one more big bucket to seal
the deal, as you'll see that it certainly doesn't get any better than college basketball played at this level.
Terrapins Basketball Team Info
The Maryland Terrapins have seen a lot of great players hit the court over the years,
and those payers have been a big part of the enduring success that this program has boasted for a long time. In addition to
already mentioned guys like Steve Francis and Joe Smith, players like D.J. Strawberry, Greivis Vasquez and many more have
come through Maryland's campus to dominate for the Terrapins. This is a team that always seems to have some serious NBA talent
on its roster, making it a place to see the stars of both today and tomorrow as they look to make their mark on the very competitive
Big 10. With a whole new set of rivalries to get start building up, the Terrapins are sure to be right in the thick of the
rim-rocking excitement once again this season, making them definitely a team to keep your eye on.
it comes to attending a college basketball game, it can be an experience that spans the entire course of a day. When you head
out to the Comcast Center for a big game, you'll have the opportunity to get involved in the tradition of tailgating, which
is known to bring game day to a completely different level. When the game is on the line and your favorite team is digging
in hoping to come up with a clutch defensive stop, there is nothing close to the experience you can have from the stands,
though that's not something that you're going to learn sitting on your couch. In another season sure to be loaded with twists,
turns and nail-biting moments, it doesn't get any better than seeing your favorite team the way they were supposed to be seen.
Maryland Terrapins History
The Maryland Terrapins basketball program was founded in 1904 and has since grown
into a national powerhouse that attracts some of the best recruits each and every year. The Terps have played in some great
games over the years and have posted some truly memorable seasons along the way, with more than 20 appearances in the NCAA
Tournament just for starters. Not content with just making it to the Big Dance, however, the Terps have made quite a few electrifying
runs in the Tournament, including reaching the Final Four on two occasions. The team captures their lone National Championship
in 2002 behind the leadership of guard Juan Dixon and a solid supporting cast of players that would go on to have pro careers,
setting the gold standard for excellence for the entire program along the way. From there, the Terps have continued to bring
together some amazing teams, and they'll need to keep that up as they make the move to the Big 10 – another prominent
franchise filled with powerhouse programs.
Maryland Terrapins Trivia
Did you know that a Terrapin is actually
Though many fans and alumni probably already know that, not everyone knows that the Terrapins are named after
a specific species of turtle. But even though terrapins are local to the area, that's about the only similarities they have
with the Basketball Terps, as they're known to have some explosive athletes in which speed gives them a major advantage when
they hit the court.
Maryland Terrapins Fans
The fans of the Maryland Terrapins basketball team are some
of the best fans in college hoops, but you're not really going to figure that out from home. These die-hards know that their
presence can make or break a game, because when they're cheering for the Terps at the top of their lungs the players on the
court are often inspired to perform at a higher level. Home-court advantage is a big deal in sports, especially college basketball,
and the fans of the Terps make sure to maximize that home court advantage so Maryland can take down even the best opponents
that step onto the court at Comcast Center. When you're there in the middle of a big game that could still go either way,
with two talented teams trading baskets, you'll definitely see loud and clear why Terrapins basketball has become such a prominent
part of the sports scene around College Park, Maryland. In another season that is sure to have more than a few great moments,
it simply doesn't get any better than this.