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Extending perfection, Maryland wins a third straight Big Ten title

By Cynthia Maldonado Perez

Sports Capital Journalism Program

INDIANAPOLIS – For the third consecutive year, the Maryland Terrapins (30-2) became champions of the Big Ten Women’s Basketball Tournament. The second-seeded Terrapins (30-2) extended one of the most dominant runs in the 23-year history of the event, defeating the fifth-seeded Purdue Boilermakers, 74-64, on Sunday night.

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Driven by Destiny: Maryland’s freshman point guard lifts the Terrapins

By Drew Kamaski

Sports Capital Journalism Program

INDIANAPOLIS – At the start, Destiny Slocum’s first season at the University of Maryland began with the expectation of being an important part of the top-rated recruiting class in the nation. At the end of her first Big Ten tournament championship, the ball was in her hands close […]

Maryland stays perfect in Big Ten tourney with semifinal victory over Michigan State

By Drew Kamaski | @d_kamaski14

Sports Capital Journalism Program

INDIANAPOLIS – The Maryland Terrapins extended their perfect record in the Big Ten Women’s Basketball Tournament, advancing to a third consecutive championship game with a 100-89 victory over Michigan State. The second-seeded Terrapins (29-2) won their eighth straight tournament game since joining the conference in 2014-15 […]

Two-time defending champion Maryland reaches Big Ten semifinal

By Cynthia Maldonado Perez | @CDMP427

Sports Capital Journalism Program

INDIANAPOLIS – The second-seeded Maryland Terrapins, two-time defending champions of the Big Ten Women’s Basketball Tournament, extended their perfect record and reached a semifinal for a third consecutive year when they defeated 10th-seeded Minnesota, 92-80, on Friday night.

Maryland (28-2) will play sixth-seeded Michigan State […]

Maryland celebrates second straight Big Ten tournament championship

By Emily Kennedy | @Emily_AKennedy

Sports Capital Journalism Program

INDIANAPOLIS — As confetti began to cover the court at Bankers Life Fieldhouse, the embraces had already begun. Maryland Terrapins Malina Howard and Brionna Jones hugged. Tierney Pfirman and Kristen Confroy had locked hands in celebration.

In the championship game of the 2016 Big Ten […]