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Baker carries Morehead St. over Md.-Eastern Shore 76-53

Nov. 16, 2019 8:40 PM EST

MOREHEAD, Ky. (AP) — James Baker had 14 points to lead five Morehead State players in double figures as the Eagles rolled past Maryland Eastern Shore 76-53 on Saturday night. Djimon Henson added 13 points for the Eagles. Jordan Walker, Justin Thomas and Ta'lon Cooper had 10 points apiece. Henson led the...

Rogers scores 23 to lift UMBC past D-II Georgian Court 60-48

Nov. 16, 2019 4:20 PM EST

BALTIMORE (AP) — Darnell Rogers had a career-high 23 points as Maryland-Baltimore County topped Division II Georgian Court 60-48 on Saturday. Brandon Horvath had 13 points and 12 rebounds for UMBC (4-0), which won its fourth straight game to start the season. Arkel Lamar added nine rebounds. L.J. Owens,...

Strong finish earns No. 7 Maryland an 80-50 rout of Oakland

Nov. 16, 2019 3:24 PM EST

COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — If there’s been one discernable flaw about the play of No. 7 Maryland this season, it’s that the Terrapins have been slow to take charge against lesser opponents. Such was the case again Saturday, although part of the problem was the deliberate pace set by Oakland....

Man remains jailed after fatally stabbing Popeyes customer

Nov. 16, 2019 11:06 AM EST

UPPER MARLBORO, Md. (AP) — A man charged with fatally stabbing a Popeyes restaurant customer who reportedly had cut to the front of a line for chicken sandwich orders was held without bond after an initial court appearance. A judge in Prince George’s County, Maryland, ordered 30-year-old Ricoh...

Bank teller accused of assaulting customer in home invasion

Nov. 15, 2019 9:50 AM EST

BEL AIR, Md. (AP) — Police in Maryland have arrested a bank teller accused of breaking into the home of a customer who had recently withdrawn a large sum of money. The Harford County Sheriff’s Office said in a release 19-year-old Nathan Michael Newell assaulted a 78-year-old man and his stepdaughter...

Suspect in ‘Potomac River Rapist’ cold case arrested

Nov. 15, 2019 9:46 AM EST

CONWAY, S.C. (AP) — Genealogy websites and a cheek swab enabled U.S. Marshals to arrest a man suspected of being the “Potomac River Rapist,” who terrorized the nation’s capital in the 1990s. News outlets report 60-year-old Giles Daniel Warrick is now awaiting extradition from Horry...

It’s Jackson vs. Watson in duel between Ravens and Texans

Nov. 14, 2019 5:05 PM EST

BALTIMORE (AP) — The Baltimore Ravens and Houston Texans each have used a dual-threat quarterback and an opportunistic defense to become first-place teams in the AFC. Now it’s time to find out who does it better. The Ravens (7-2) have won five straight, their longest winning streak since 2006, and...

Baltimore records 300 homicides for fifth consecutive year

Nov. 14, 2019 9:55 AM EST

BALTIMORE (AP) — The city of Baltimore has reached 300 homicides in a year for the fifth year in a row. Detective Donny Moses told WBAL-AM the total reached 300 Thursday morning with the shooting deaths of a man and a woman. The Baltimore Sun reports the city is on track to see one of its most violent...

Police say man wanted in fatal Popeyes stabbing arrested

Nov. 14, 2019 8:04 AM EST

UPPER MARLBORO, Md. (AP) — The suspect accused of fatally stabbing a man who was cutting in line for Popeyes chicken sandwiches in Maryland has been arrested. A tweet Thursday morning from Prince George’s County police confirmed the capture of 30-year-old Ricoh McClain. He was wanted on murder...

Ravens’ Jackson masters art of winning while having fun

Nov. 13, 2019 10:35 PM EST

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — There are times when Lamar Jackson displays the style and exuberance of a youngster playing football on the street with friends. Seemingly unaffected by the responsibility of being an NFL starting quarterback, Jackson relishes the opportunity to run, pass and match wits with...