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ouTTakes Podcast: Galin Smith

An exclusive interview with the newest member of the Maryland men’s basketball team.

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Welcome back to ouTTakes, a podcast that’s here to discuss Maryland sports from an inside perspective. Our goal of the podcast is to shine a different light on Terps sport figures and allow you to get to know them as people.

This time, Lila Bromberg and Matt Levine were joined by Galin Smith, an Alabama graduate transfer, who committed to the Maryland men’s basketball team Tuesday.

On this episode:

  • Smith talks about his background and where he is from.
  • He talks about the process of entering the NCAA transfer portal.
  • How quickly did Smith hear from the Maryland staff?
  • Why did Maryland stick out to him?
  • What is Smith most excited for in transitioning from the SEC to the Big Ten?
  • What is he most looking forward to about Maryland?
  • He discusses the kind of player he is, as well as what he wants to improve on and develop at Maryland.
  • Smith answers a series of fun rapid fire questions.
  • Lila and Matt discuss where Maryland’s roster stands after Smith’s commitment.

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