#5 Women's Basketball
Maryland beat up Wisconsin by 25. Shatori Walker-Kimbrough and Brionna Jones scored 22 apiece in the blowout win. Walker-Kimbrough also set a new career-best with six three-pointers.
Record this week: 1-0 (90-65 win over Wisconsin)
Record this season: (17-2, 6-1)
Grade for the week: A+. The Terps notched their 900th program win, becoming the 14th school in Division I history to reach the 900-win plateau.
Title Chances: 5. Maryland is tied atop the Big Ten standings with No. 7 Ohio State
Maryland got a pair of pins against Navy but it wasn't enough to beat the Midshipmen. The Terps have now dropped four in a row to their in-state rivals. The dual was tied 12-12 going into 174 pounds, but Navy took the next three matches with a major, a tech fall and a decision. Navy had the dual win wrapped up before Peck got a pin in the final bout.
Record this week: 0-1 (24-18 loss to Navy)
Record this season: (4-9, 1-5)
Grade for the week: F. The Terps lost to Navy for the fourth straight year. While they got two pins, they also gave up a pin, a tech fall and a major.
Title Chances: 0. Maryland has no shot at winning the Big Ten.
Maryland got swept by Columbia and lost 5-2 to BYU in their first two matches of the year.
Record this week: 0-2 (7-0 loss to Columbia and 5-2 loss to BYU)
Record this season: (0-2)
Grade for the week: F. It is both discouraging and confusing to see such a wide disparity in the score between No. 56 Columbia and No. 66 Maryland. The Terps have some work to do.
Title Chances: 0. Maryland is not going to win the Big Ten.