Maryland extends Turgeon by means of 2025-26
COLLEGE PARK, Md. — Maryland agreed with basketball coach Mark Turgeon on a contract extension by means of the 2025-26 season on Wednesday.Turgeon has led the Terrapins to 5 NCAA match appearances throughout his decade on the faculty. Most lately, Maryland reached the second spherical this season earlier than dropping to Alabama.”We imagine in Coach Turgeon and are enthusiastic about what the longer term holds for Maryland basketball,” athletic director Damon Evans mentioned. “Coach is absolutely dedicated to Maryland, and we’re in settlement of the expectations for our program as we transfer ahead. Coach and the workers have already been at work recruiting and constructing on our latest success.”Turgeon’s deal contains what the college calls “revised monetary phrases.” He was beforehand prolonged by means of 2023 in 2016 when Maryland made it to the Candy 16.Turgeon succeeded nationwide championship-winning coach Gary Williams as Maryland’s coach in 2011. He lately landed transfers Qudus Wahab, a middle from Georgetown and Fatts Russell, some extent guard from Rhode Island.”Maryland is a particular place, and my dedication to this system has by no means wavered,” Turgeon mentioned. “I’m extraordinarily pleased with our latest accomplishments as Massive Ten champions and as NCAA match qualifiers six of the final seven years and we’re hungry for extra.”Maryland is 221-113 throughout Turgeon’s 10 seasons in School Park.