Alex Kirshner

  • joined Jun 09, 2013
  • last login Jul 13, 2014
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Sophomore at the University of Maryland in College Park, majoring in journalism and government and politics. Enjoy following Pittsburgh sports, politics and the Maryland Terrapins.

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User Blog

Could the Terps really emulate the Spurs?


Looking into what a San Antonio-like offense could mean for the 2014 Maryland basketball team.

Terps on Big Ten Network frequently next season


In its inaugural Big Ten campaign, conference TV officials say Maryland will play a significant portion of its football and men's basketball games on the league's flagship network.

Build your all-time Maryland basketball team


Allotted $15, put together a starting five.

2012-13 APR released for Maryland athletics


Incremental improvements still leave football and basketball behind conferences peers.

Football season ticket sales rise 35 percent

Maryland has sold nearly 19,000 season tickets for the 2014 football season.

After Transfers, Terps Will Lean on Freshmen

With Faust, Peters, Cleare gone, Terps' five-man class takes on added importance from the outset.

Shot Clock: Syracuse

Sizing up the Orange with with an SB Nation expert.

Shot Clock: Virginia

Maryland makes its final ACC visit to John Paul Jones Arena. Pre-tip, we check in with Streaking the Lawn's Paul Wiley.

Shot Clock: North Carolina


Maryland and North Carolina meet for the final time as ACC foes in Chapel Hill tonight.

Shot Clock: Virginia Tech


A Q&A preview of the Hokies.

Shot Clock: Miami


A question-and-answer with SB Nation's State of the U, before Maryland and Miami tip off at Comcast Center.

Shot Clock: Pitt


Over several days, Testudo Times wrote at length with SB Nation's Pitt destination, Cardiac Hill, about tonight's meeting between the Terrapins and Panthers.

Q&As: On new hires DeGuglielmo and McCardell


Checking in with some of SBN's NFL writers to learn about new Maryland hires Dave DeGuglielmo and Keenan McCardell.

Shot Clock: Notre Dame


Previewing tonight's opponent with staff from One Foot Down, SB Nation's Notre Dame destination.

Maryland takes on the ACC - an explainer


The university and state had already been fighting the ACC over a $35 million gap over Maryland's conference exit fee, among other matters. The case takes an explosive turn this week, as Maryland seeks $157 million in a significant counterclaim.

Q&A with Tomahawk Nation


We chat with Florida State basketball expert Matt Minnick about tonight's matchup.

Shot Clock: Georgia Tech


A question-and-answer preview of today's opponent, the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets.

Behind Enemy Lines: Marshall


In the final installment of TT's football season Q&As, Marshall expert Grant Traylor writes in ahead of Friday's Military Bowl.

Shot Clock: Boston College


Looking ahead to Maryland's meeting with Boston College, with Brian Favat of BC Interruption.

For Terps MVP: Will Likely


The freshman cornerback is worthy of most valuable player consideration.

Shot Clock: Ohio State


A question-and-answer preview of the Ohio State Buckeyes.

Behind Enemy Lines: N.C. State


Wrapping the regular season with Backing the Pack.

Q&A with SB Nation's BC Interruption


A football-themed question-and-answer with staff from BC Interruption.

Shot Clock: Oregon State


A question-and-answer game preview with Connor Letourneau of The Oregonian.

Behind Enemy Lines: Virginia Tech


A Q&A session with staff from Gobbler Country, ahead of Saturday's Terps-Hokies meeting.

Maryland honors Sidat-Singh


After 76 years, Maryland paid tribute on Saturday to an Orangeman it once barred from competition on the basis of race. It was the best moment in an ugly afternoon.

Shot Clock: UConn


A basketball season-opening Q&A with our counterparts at The UConn Blog.

Behind Enemy Lines: Syracuse


A cross-site Q&A preview of Maryland's first and last ACC meeting with the Syracuse Orange.

Behind Enemy Lines: Clemson


Get to know the nation's No. 9 team, with perspective from Clemson.

Line, kickoff and channel for Terps-Clemson


Terps are underdogs for late-afternoon kick vs. Clemson.

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