Maryland, University of

Location: College Park, MD
Founded: 1856
Primary Athletic Conference: Big Ten Conference
Nickname: Terrapins, Terps
Colors: Red, Yellow
Mascot Name: Testudo
Institution Website: www.umd.edu
Athletics Website: umterps.collegesports.com
Bookstore: umcp.bkstore.com
Fan Shop: umterps.collegesports.com/store/md-store.html
Famous Alumni: Boomer Esiason (NFL) Larry David (TV Actor/Producer) Kevin Plank (Entrepreneur) Bonnie Bernstein (TV Personality) Shawne Merriman (NFL)
Fun Fact: Midnight Madness, a college basketball tradition, was created in 1970 by” Lefty" Driesell.