Terps Are Ready To Go In Atlanta

This Saturday night the Maryland Terrapins plan to take over where they fell short a year ago. After losing to Duke in the semifinals of the school's first Final Four, they hope to finish off Kansas and then take on the winner of the night's earlier match-up between No. 5 seed Indiana and the No. 2 seed Oklahoma in Atlanta.

The Terps may have some luck on their side, if not they certainly have destiny upon them. Maryland is finishing off a season that saw them put together their best record in school history (30-4) and their best mark (15-1) in the ACC, not to mention Steve Blake's mark on the ACC assist leaders and Juan Dixon's scoring records.

Terps' next game: vs. Kansas in Final Four
Seeds/records: No. 1 Maryland (30-4), No. 1 Kansas (33-3)
When: Saturday, approx. 8:47 p.m.
Site: Georgia Dome, Atlanta
TV/radio: CBS/WBAL 1090 AM
Up next for winner: Oklahoma or Indiana in NCAA final, April 1, 9:15 p.m.

Maryland Team Statistics
 
Points Per Game 85.3
Rebounds Per Game 41.6
Assists Per Game 20.4
Steals Per Game 8.4
Blocks Per Game 6.3
Turnovers Per Game 13.8
Field Goal % .483
Free Throw % .710
3-Point % .370
3-Pointers Per Game 6.0
Scoring Margin 14.1


Kansas Team Statistics
 
Points Per Game 92.0
Rebounds Per Game 43.9
Assists Per Game 21.2
Steals Per Game 10.0
Blocks Per Game 5.8
Turnovers Per Game 16.4
Field Goal % .511
Free Throw % .718
3-Point % .422
3-Pointers Per Game 6.1
Scoring Margin 17.3

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