Today's the Day!
Tonight, 7 PM, at Comcast, the Terps
open the regular season vs Princeton
. This game also marks the kick off of the Women's National Invitation Tournament
. The Sun's Milton Kent
has a nice feature about the Terps' New Wave
and the Examiner's Ron Snyder
has an interesting story about the Golden Girls
. Meanwhile, the Washington Post
does its annual "Women's Preview"
(pdf) -- a single page (much of which is taken up with a large picture of Candace Parker
) -- after spending four days
previewing the "Men." Could they spare it?
Speaking of the Media
. . . if you missed any of these articles and preseason accolades, now's the time to catch up: (There will be a quiz.)
Preseason AP All-American? Crystal Langhorne!ESPN.com's Best Player at the Wing Position? Marissa Coleman!One of ESPN.com's Top 5 at the Center Position? Crystal Langhorne!Maryland's Preseason Ranking in Both National Polls? 4th!Terps named to the (National Player of the Year) Wooden Award Watch List? 3 of the 30
. . . Crystal Langhorne
), Marissa Coleman
and Kristi Toliver
.Excellent Feature on ESPN.com by Graham Hays
favorite sportswriter?): Maryland Ready to Move Good ACC.com Season Preview by Charlene Curtis: Maryland picked to finish 1st in the ACC.
See you tonight!
Friday Afternoon Update: And if those props aren't enough, here's more announced today . . .
ESPN.com Preseason First Team All-American?
You guessed it, Crystal Langhorne!
ESPN.com Preseason Second Team All-American? Marissa Coleman!