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Mark Turgeon guided Maryland to a 17-15 record in his first season. Heading into his second, there are only two players who played in the Gary Williams era who are returning: James Padgett and Pe'Shon Howard. (Associated Press)

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Mark Turgeon guided Maryland to a 17-15 record in his first season. Heading into his second, there are only two players who played in the Gary Williams era who are returning: James Padgett and Pe'Shon Howard. (Associated Press)

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Maryland head coach Mark Turgeon directs his players in the second half against Virginia in College Park, Md., Sunday, March 4, 2012. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

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Maryland coach Mark Turgeon's ejection Wednesday included his first technical fouls since Feb. 19 when he was at Texas A&M. He became the first Maryland coach ejected since Gary Williams was tossed at Duke on Jan. 29, 1998. (Associated Press)

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**FILE** Maryland men's head basketball coach Mark Turgeon (Associated Press)

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Maryland head coach Mark Turgeon hugs Sean Mosely after defeating Wake Forest 70-64 on Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2012, in College Park, Md. (AP Photo/Gail Burton)

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Maryland coach Mark Turgeon will have two more weapons at his disposal when Alex Len (suspension) and Pe'Shon Howard (broken foot) are ready to play. (Associated Press)

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** FILE ** Maryland head coach Mark Turgeon (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

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Mark Turgeon advanced to the NCAA tournament in each of his last four years at Texas A&M. (Associated Press)

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Maryland men's head basketball coach Mark Turgeon speaks during an NCAA college basketball news conference, on May 11, 2011, in College Park, Md. Turgeon realizes for now at least, he will have to live with the lack of depth on the roster, as the Terps have nine scholarship players. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

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Newly-named Maryland men's head basketball coach Mark Turgeon speaks during an NCAA college basketball news conference, Wednesday, May 11, 2011, in College Park, Md. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

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Newly-named Maryland men's head basketball coach Mark Turgeon speaks during an NCAA college basketball news conference, Wednesday, May 11, 2011, in College Park, Md. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

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At Texas A&M, Mark Turgeon often was looking up at Big 12 powers Kansas and Texas. In the ACC, it will be Duke and North Carolina. (Associated Press)

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Mark Turgeon takes over the Maryland basketball program after Gary Williams' surprise retirement last week. Turgeon, 46, leaves Texas A&M after going 97-40 in four seasons with four appearances in the NCAA tournament. (Associated Press)

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In this Dec. 18, 2010, photo, Texas A&M coach Mark Turgeon and players celebrate during an NCAA college basketball game against Arkansas in Dallas. Turgeon was hired on Monday night, My 9, 2011, by Maryland to succeed Gary Williams, who retired last week after a 22-year run. The 46-year-old Turgeon leaves the Aggies after making four consecutive appearances in the NCAA tournament and going 97-40 in his four-year stay at College Station. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)

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FILE - In this March 2, 2011, file photo, Texas A&M coach Mark Turgeon urges on his team during an NCAA college basketball game against Kansas in Lawrence, Kan. Turgeon has agreed to take over at Maryland, calling it a "great opportunity." Turgeon went 97-40 in four seasons with the Aggies, leading them to four consecutive appearances in the NCAA tournament. They went 24-9 this past season, losing to Florida State in the second round. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner, File)

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FILE - In this March 2, 2011, file photo, Texas A&M coach Mark Turgeon urges on his team during an NCAA college basketball game against Kansas in Lawrence, Kan. Turgeon has agreed to take over at Maryland, calling it a "great opportunity." Turgeon went 97-40 in four seasons with the Aggies, leading them to four consecutive appearances in the NCAA tournament. They went 24-9 this past season, losing to Florida State in the second round. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner, File)

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