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John Harbaugh likes Maryland football's hire of D.J. Durkin

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John Harbaugh puts stamp of approval on Durkin to Maryland | CSN Mid-Atlantic
John Harbaugh, who knows Maryland's new head coach through his brother, Jim, put the stamp of approval on the Terrapins' new hire. He also gave some praise to Maryland's football program saying, "Going to the game down there and seeing the stadium and the energy," Harbaugh went on to say, referencing his time on the sidelines at the Michigan game in October, "[the program has] got a chance to be great."

What to expect from new Maryland Terrapins head coach D.J. Durkin - Big Ten Blog- ESPN
New Maryland head coach D.J. Durkin brings a strong pedigree, fiery personality and proven track record on defense to the Terrapins. He is a product of the Urban Meyer and Jim Harbuagh coaching trees and that may pay off for the Terps.

Mike Locksley's Future with Maryland Uncertain
Now that Maryland has found their new head coach, Maryland offensive coordinator Mike Locksley's future is up in the air because Durkin could bring in a whole new staff. One would hope Locksley stays and he could be used as a recruiting force. Time will tell.

Maryland football coach D.J. Durkin not exciting choice, yet - Baltimore Sun
New Maryland football coach D.J. Durkin isn't a household name, but it was more important for the Terps to find the right coach than an exciting one. Durkin may not be the exciting hire by some people's standards but he will be if the Terps pull off a winning season in the Big Ten and beyond.

Maryland Basketball

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Fresh off an incredible second half performance against North Carolina, Maryland point guard Melo Trimble has been named to the Naismith Trophy Watch List. In a loss, that is quite an accomplishment.