News broke late yesterday evening that the giant of an offensive tackle will not be a Terp going forward.
"I don’t have any inside information on him," Allen said. "His decision is his decision. And just like me, Nick [Faust], Roddy[Peters}, Shaq [Cleare], everybody else, he has to make a decision what’s best for him. [Pete]
"I'm happy for everything College Park gave me ... It was a hard decision," Allen said. "Coach Turgeon's a great coach." "I was gonna start and I was gonna play 35 minutes a game ... For me personally, it didn't fit me," he said. [Pete]
Kevin Anderson stated, "I totally support Mark," while addressing the media during the Big Ten press conference yesterday at the Verizon Center.
In the good news category, the Might Sound of Maryland has raised $20,000 towards a new van! There is still 12 days left to contribute and help reach the $25,000 goal. Dave will have more on this later today.
The ESPN guys have Maryland picking Ameer Abdullah and Trae Waynes in an imaginary player draft. [Pete]
Stefon Diggs falls all the way to Minnesota at No. 9. [Pete]