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Maryland Minute 5.20.15 - Can Terps hoops live up to the hype?

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Previous Big Ten teams in similar positions to Maryland have not done so well.

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Basketball

Beware boarding the Maryland Terrapins bandwagon -- College Basketball
Before we answer the hype question, a couple of words of caution about Maryland. Every year there is a Big Ten team that surprises with a great season, then falls flat the next year.

Maryland Terrapins among teams who could make a case for No. 1 - NCB
As we look beyond the summer, into the 2015-16 season, there’s no one team nearly as loaded as Kentucky was a year ago, which opens the door for multiple teams to lay claim to the No. 1 spot in the preseason Top 25 poll.

After adding Rasheed Sulaimon, Maryland is 2016 NCAA title favorite - The Washington Post
Vegas took notice, too. In Bovada’s latest college basketball futures odds, Maryland is the favorite to win the national championship at 9-1, followed by Duke, Kentucky and North Carolina at 10-1.

Alex Len rocks mean facial hair at NBA Draft Lottery | Comcast SportsNet Baltimore
Former Maryland Terrapins center Alex Len represented the Phoenix Suns at the 2015 NBA Draft Lottery Tuesday night.

Big Ten Football

Kilgo Reuniting with Former Terp Teammate in NFL
A year before Randy Edsall took over as head coach at Maryland, Ralph Friedgen recruited two unheralded lineman out of the south: Darius Kilgo and Max Garcia. Five years later, both are reuniting on the Denver Broncos as recent draft picks.

2015 is a make-or-break year for Indiana Hoosiers football - SBNation.com
The 2015 season was supposed to be when Indiana figures out how to deal with success following a bowl breakthrough. Instead, Wilson and his Hoosiers are trying to figure out whether a breakthrough is still possible.

Edsall catching a football with a baseball mitt is just good fun | Comcast SportsNet Baltimore
As part of a trip around the state of Maryland that the university has dubbed the "Pride Tour," head football coach Randy Edsall and head basketball coach Mark Turgeon will be among the school representatives attending the Frederick Keys' game against the Salem Red Sox on May 28.

Big Ten Baseball

BTN.com’s favorite Big Ten plays from 2015 college baseball season " Big Ten Network
With the 2015 Big Ten Baseball Tournament set to start Wednesday morning at Target Field, home of the Minnesota Twins, we decided to hit the rewind button and take a look back at our 10 favorite plays from the season.