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Complex deals can cause long delays between coaches’ hiring and signing

In the 6½ months since Randy Edsall was hired as the University of Maryland’s head football coach, he’s run 15 spring practices, given untold media interviews, played in charity golf tournaments, glad-handed hundreds of donors. He’s been on a whirlwind ...

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Top University of Maryland coaches guaranteed $2M, $1.9M

COLLEGE PARK — The new head coaches of the University of Maryland’s football and basketball teams are guaranteed $2 million and $1.9 million a year, according to contracts released Wednesday by the school in response to a Public Information Act ...

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Kansas St. assistant basketball coach Hill heading to Maryland

MANHATTAN, Kan. — Kansas State University confirmed Wednesday that its highest-paid assistant basketball coach and top recruiter, Dalonte Hill, has resigned to take a similar position at the University of Maryland. Hill, a native of Washington, D.C., was best known ...

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Reports: Kansas State assistant coach Hill going to Maryland

MANHATTAN, Kan. — Several media reports indicate that Kansas State associate head basketball coach Dalonte Hill has been hired by Maryland. Kansas State officials did not immediately return an early-morning call from The Associated Press seeking comment. The Kansas City ...

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Texas A&M basketball coach Mark Turgeon agrees to Maryland coaching job

COLLEGE STATION, Texas — Texas A&M coach Mark Turgeon has agreed to take over at Maryland, calling it a “great opportunity.” Turgeon went 97-40 in four seasons with the Aggies, leading them to four consecutive appearances in the NCAA tournament. ...

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Teary-eyed Gary Williams bids farewell to Md. coaching job

COLLEGE PARK — Maryland basketball coach Gary Williams stepped into retirement Friday with a fist pump, a few timely jokes and tears in his eyes. One day after he stunned the school by calling it quits, the 66-year-old coach formally ...

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