Talking Terps








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Today in the SVP Lounge, CT, Eric and Zack guys convene to discuss Maryland's season ending loss to Xavier, whether the season was successful, the roster moving ahead to next year, their first IRL hangout and even a little bit of football hype. 

Direct download: Terps_End_Season_with_Loss_to_Xavier_Pods_on_Fire.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:17pm EST

Today in the SVP Lounge, CT, Zack and Eric revisit the Big Ten tournament and Maryland's loss to Northwestern and worry about the Terps offensive woes. Later they talk Selection Show stress, preview Xavier, and plan on watching the game together – like real life friends.

Topics discussed include:

  • CT back from Japan
  • Phone Booth vibes for the tournament
  • Famous folks in the house
  • Maryland a 30-33 minute team with a lot of offensive problems
  • Wasted opportunity to lose at the Verizon Center in front of a home crowd
  • Selection Show stress
  • Thoughts on Xavier? How do the Terps matchup?
  • March Madness bracket takes
  • Eric's dumb take on the team playing golf
  • The guys decide to watch the game together, finally meeting up in real life at the same time
  • Eric's going to Austin for the Texas game
  • Spring football is underway
Direct download: Wasted_Opportunity_Against_Northwestern_Previewing_Xavier_Friends_IRL.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:51pm EST

Today in the SVP Lounge, CT, Eric and Zack get into the coaching clinic Fran McCaffery put on Mark Turgeon, Rutgers as the cure for the common losing streak, Michigan State on Saturday and a little Big Ten tournament talk.

Today in the SVP Lounge, CT and Eric get into two really tough losses to Minnesota at home and Wisconsin on the road. They discuss the embarrassing loss to the Gophers and how the Terps have gone from a team that closes close games to a team that folds in close games. Next they get into the Big Ten title race and Maryland's outlook through the next rest of the season. Finally, the guys go back into the abomination of the Wisconsin game and Eric gets fired up about how Mark Turgeon ended the game.

Direct download: What_a_Difference_a_Week_Makes_Terps_Sliding_Losing_4_of_Last_6.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:46am EST

Today in the SVP Lounge, CT, Eric and Zack go deep on Maryland's huge road victory over Northwestern, featuring a masterful performance from Melo Trimble. Later, they look back at the win over Ohio State and ponder all the dumb reasons Lefty Driesell isn't in the college basketball hall of fame. The guys get into the Big Ten title race as the Terps gear up for a big game against Wisconsin, mock Tom Izzo for his complaints about Dan Dakich, laugh at Debbie Yow for sabotaging North Carolina State, and dish out announcer hot takes with a little bit of yelling. 

Today in the SVP Lounge, CT, Zack and Eric convene following two brutal losses for the Terrapins. They get into the home loss to Purdue by the thinnest of margins and then how Maryland parlayed their hangover into and ugly defeat at Penn State. Later, they look ahead at the schedule and urge fellow Terps fans to CHILL.

Today in the SVP Lounge, CT and Zack convene on National Signing Day to discuss Maryland football’s best recruiting class ever. What does it mean? Who committed? Who flipped? And how do these guys figure into next year’s depth chart. Later, the guys get into the No. 17 ranked Terps basketball team’s road wins over Minnesota and Ohio State. Plus, looking ahead to Purdue, dreaming about a Melo senior year and more.

Today in the SVP Lounge, CT, Eric and Zack convene to discuss the Big Ten leading Maryland Terrapins and three wins over Illinois, Iowa and Rutgers. Later, they look ahead to road tilts against Minnesota and Ohio State, and close things out with some football recruiting news ahead of National Signing Day.

Today in the SVP Lounge, CT, Eric and Zack convene following big wins over Michigan on the road and Indiana at home and discuss Damonte Dodd’s performances, the growth of the three freshmen, if Maryland-Indiana is a rivalry and how Cole Farrand saved a neighbor from a burning home.

Topics discussed include:

  • Eric attends the Indiana game
  • Maryland gets a big win over the Hoosiers. It was stressful for the guys
  • Damonte Dodd has been great, so has the team defense
  • Freshmen continue to grow before our eyes
  • Melo Trimble is still the centerpiece 
  • Star-studded crowd at Xfinity Center for the Indiana game
  • Is Maryland-Indiana a new rivalry?
  • Terps get their first road conference win of the year at Michigan
  • Dodd and Jared Nickens lead the way
  • Team shot well from three, hit their free throws and kept the turnovers low
  • Don't look now, but this looks like a Big Ten contender
  • Looking ahead to Illinois, Iowa and Rutgers
  • Zack talks about how Fran McCaffery and his wife were once ejected from a game while he was coaching at Dayton
  • Cole Farrand saves a neighbor from a burning house

Today in the SVP Lounge, the guys convene after a few weeks off to discuss the state of Maryland basketball with 15 games down and 16 to go. Plus, getting into the debacle of a loss to Nebraska, Quick Lane Bowl weirdness and much more.

Direct download: POD_BACK__15_Down__16_To_Go_Nebraska_Debacle_Quick_Lane_Bowl_Weirdness.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:33am EST