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VIP: pair of priority DBs, local four-star mapping out upcoming visits

With the dead period still in effect, multiple local prospects have started ironing out their spring and early summer schedules with a handful of local athletes inching closer toward finalizing future visits to give Maryland head coach Mike Locksley and the staff a chance to maintain juice on the trail. Maryland will likely host a…Read More

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VIP: analyzing the impact of Derik Queen’s commitment, what’s next

Maryland basketball landed its biggest pledge of the Kevin Willard era after five-star center Derik Queen went public with his pledge on Wednesday evening, giving the Terps their top overall target in the cycle and a target that the staff has prioritized since the day Willard arrived in College Park. After Malachi Palmer's pledge back…Read More

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2025 top-50 point guard eyeing an official visit to Maryland

Maryland landed a massive commitment on the recruiting trail on Wednesday evening when five-star center and Baltimore native Derik Queen went public with his decision, giving head coach Kevin Willard and the staff a key piece to reignite local recruiting efforts with the offseason approaching. Willard will now look to pair Queen with an experienced…Read More

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Maryland basketball lands five-star center, Derik Queen stays home

The long wait is finally over as Montverde Academy (FL) five-star center and Baltimore native Derik Queen has officially announced his pledge to Maryland, giving head coach Kevin Willard his biggest recruiting win as head coach with the staff's top target choosing the Terps over Indiana, Houston and Kansas. In the end, the Baltimore native…Read More

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