12:40 PM ET, March 18, 2004
Pepsi Center, Denver, Colorado
DENVER (AP) -- Maryland's young Terrapins came through like veterans.Chris McCray scored 19 points, including two free throws with 13.6 seconds left, and Maryland held off Texas-El Paso 86-83 Thursday in the first round of the NCAA tournament."We haven't put teams away this year given the opportunity," Maryland coach Gary Williams said of his team that features four sophomores in the starting lineup.
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