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Wednesday, March 3, 2010
Getting ready for Duke-Maryland

By Dana O'Neil

COLLEGE PARK, Md. -- Greetings from the empty-for-another-10-minutes Comcast Center. Doors open for this hoop-a-palooza at 7:30 and I've been told to be ready for a student stampede.

Not much on the line here. It's just senior night for Greivis Vasquez. A win gives the Terps at least a share of the ACC regular-season crown and the mano-a-mano battle between Vasquez and Jon Scheyer tonight could determine ACC Player of the year honors. Oh and one veteran Maryland scribe just told me this is easily the most anticipated game on campus in seven years. Yep, just an ordinary evening.

There are a few things worth watching, besides the general mayhem: