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“I haven’t played in about two years and there’s a lot of doubters,” Pankey said. “But I’m healthy, and I’m trying to stay healthy, and that’s the biggest thing for me.”

Notes:Turgeon said the Terps are still waiting to hear about Len’s status with the NCAA clearinghouse. Turgeon said he was told the NCAA will make a decision Friday, a choice that likely will render Len ineligible.

From that point, a committee will re-examine the case. Turgeon said that should happen within a week.

“With everything Alex has been through, it could be zero games, it could be four games, it could be a year,” Turgeon said. “But we feel very strong about our case and hopefully we’re going to get a positive outcome, and it won’t be much more than zero if it is more than zero games he has to sit.”