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FILE - This Oct. 19, 2011 file photo shows Maryland coach Mark Turgeon listening to a question during the ACC Operation Basketball media day in Charlotte, N.C. Maryland is set to announce it is joining the Big Ten. The Big Ten Network tweeted that it will cover the school's news conference Monday afternoon, Nov. 19, 2012,  to announce Maryland's decision to leave the Atlantic Coast Conference.(AP Photo/Chuck Burton, File)
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FILE - This Oct. 19, 2011 file photo shows Maryland coach Mark Turgeon listening to a question during the ACC Operation Basketball media day in Charlotte, N.C. Maryland is set to announce it is joining the Big Ten. The Big Ten Network tweeted that it will cover the school's news conference Monday afternoon, Nov. 19, 2012, to announce Maryland's decision to leave the Atlantic Coast Conference.(AP Photo/Chuck Burton, File)

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