Team preview: Maryland

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It's been a quiet offseason in College Park. Twenty-one wins and a first round NCAA tournament win will do that.

Gary Williams and his Maryland basketball program had created a monster. Eleven straight NCAA tournament appearances, two Final Fours and a national championship in 2002 will do that.