06.02.2012 [Patch.com] - It will also honor former head men's basketball coach for the University of Maryland Gary Williams, Hall of Fame college football coach Lou Holtz. Net proceeds for the event will help fund pediatric cancer research. “Celebrities from the sports world
21.02.2012 [SB Nation] - The ongoing rhetorical tennis match that is the Georgetown-Maryland men's basketball brouhaha drew further attention on the District's airwaves this week, as two of the legendary coaches of each respective program weighed in on the controversy.
04.09.2012 [CBSSports.com] - And who's an easier target than a college athlete? This thing with USC athletics -- this latest thing with USC athletics -- reminds me of a lament Gary Williams once made when he was coaching Maryland basketball. He'd note that nearby Washington, D.C.
01.09.2012 [Bleacher Report] - Streeter Lecka/Getty Images. Under the supervision of former coach Gary Williams, accepting transfers recently had been a rare occurrence for Maryland basketball. With new coach Mark Turgeon at the helm, that trend has taken a complete 180-degree turn.
Gary B. Williams (born March 4, 1945) is an American university administrator and former college basketball coach. He served as the head coach at the University of Maryland, Ohio State University, Boston College, and American University. In 2002, he led Maryland to the NCAA Tournament Championship. Williams retired after the 2010–11 season, and is now a college basketball analyst for the Big Ten Network.
Maryland basketball coach Gary Williams announced his retirement Thursday, saying "it's the right time" for him to end a career in which he led his alma mater to the 2002 national... - 05.05.2011, YahooSports
22.08.2012 [Washington Post (blog)] - Maybe it's old news, but I had never heard it before Gary Williams went on ESPN 980's Sports Reporters this week. Andy Pollin was talking about various teams Barack Obama has honored at the White House, and then he brought up Maryland's 2002 White
16.08.2012 [GoLocalProv] - He recruited Jordan Williams to Maryland under then head coach Gary Williams. It was then that he became familiar with Desmond. In addition to that familiarity, the University of Alabama Birmingham isn't too far from Atlanta where Jordan Williams now
15.08.2012 [CBS Local] - What if Maryland AD Kevin Anderson was able to convince Arizona's Sean Miller to replace Gary Williams as hoops coach? This one is TBD. Mark Turgeon came over from Texas A&M and is a fine coach. His 2012 recruiting class is the best Maryland has had
25.02.2012 [Washington Post] - Gary Williams hated playing GW in the BB&T Classic because he knew how important the game was to the Colonials and that if his team lost, his fans would be asking him constantly, “How could you lose to them?”
17.08.2012 [Terrapin Station] - He has already shown himself to be a superior recruiter to Gary Williams, and his 2012 class (despite starting late) is hammering that point home. This class is loaded, and it's nice to hear a little about what roles Turgeon envisions for so many
31.01.2012 [ESPN (blog)] - By Eamonn Brennan Last week, Maryland unveiled a lovely honor for former coach Gary Williams in the form of a court-naming ceremony. One would assume this sort of honor for a just-retired former coach would be entirely free of controversy.
05.09.2012 [Power Line (blog)] - The mayor of Minneapolis is speaking now. He looks a little like former Maryland basketball coach Gary Williams, but doesn't sweat as much. 8:20. Now a gay Jewish congressman from Colorado is praising Obama for his pro gay rights actions. The speaker
15.08.2012 [Baltimore Sun (blog)] - Shaquille Cleare was next on the list, and he's a guy, again, that you were recruiting at A&M, and Maryland was involved with under Gary Williams. How did that recruitment take shape once you got here, and what kind of role do you envision for him this
26.08.2012 [Rant Sports] - A four-star recruit coming out of high school, Faust initially had thoughts on pulling his letter of intent after legendary Maryland coach Gary Williams decided to call it a career prior to the 2011-12 season. After some artful persuasion on the part
04.02.2012 [Carolina March] - In addition to losing Gary Williams, the Terps have also lost Jordan Williams, Cliff Tucker, and Adrian Bowie. This leaves the team almost exclusively in the hands of Terrell Stoglin. Stoglin, only a sophomore, takes a higher percentage of shots than
18.08.2012 [MASNsports.com] - Hall of Fame O's manager Earl Weaver and former University of Maryland basketball coach Gary Williams have been added to the list of luminaries who will participate in the inductions of Ripken and Murray into the Sports Legends Museum Hall of Legends.
14.02.2012 [The Daily Progress] - In his second season at the University of Maryland, the sophomore forward has seen his minutes triple and his production go up, but he has also seen the departure of Gary Williams and the hire of current coach Mark Turgeon, who had a successful career
21.02.2012 [MassLive.com] - Shane Walker, the only senior and a transfer from Maryland – where Patsos was an assistant to Gary Williams for 13 years – averages 8.9 points and 6.4 rebounds. True freshman RJ Williams does not score much, but the point guard has been a key part of
22.02.2012 [Orlando Sentinel (blog)] - Duke's Mike Krzyzewski and former Maryland coach Gary Williams are the only ones who have claimed the award after 15- or 16-win seasons. Krzyzewski went 15-1 in 1999-2000 and 16-0 the year before. Hamilton won his only ACC Coach of the Year award in
17.08.2012 [Cardiac Hill (blog)] - A lot of that was due to Gary Williams elevating Maryland's program to the top of the ACC consistently and being the only true challenger to Duke and UNC's throne over that time period. To be clear though, Maryland fans take it a little more seriously
07.02.2012 [WBAL Radio] - But Comcast Center doesn't only feature the main basketball court named in Gary Williams honor, it also features a 1500-seat gymnasium for volleyball, gymnastics and wrestling; an academic support center; a 400-seat banquet hall; and the offices of the
07.02.2012 [Testudo Times] - I don't know if it wasn't something Gary Williams emphasized, but it's definitely something Turgeon is preaching and struggling to get this team to execute. "I've never had more trouble getting a team to be more physical on boxouts. We worked on it
22.02.2012 [Testudo Times] - He was seen as the guy who, along with others like Justin Anderson and perhaps Shaquille Cleare, would lead Maryland back to national relevance in the waning years of Gary Williams' career. Traditional Gary guys, hard-workers who wanted to be at
18.02.2012 [The Independent Weekly] - Gary Williams—whose profane rants were legendary—was ejected twice in his 22-year career at Maryland. It took his successor, Mark Turgeon, less than a season to earn his first ACC ejection for some excessive curse words hurled at referee Larry Rose.
31.01.2012 [Cincinnati.com (blog)] - First-year George Washington men's basketball coach Mike Lonergan arrived in Washington, DC by way of the University of Vermont, where he was head coach for six seasons, and Maryland, where he was an assistant under Gary Williams.
28.03.2012 From the blog The Dagger: College Basketball Blog: It's one of college basketball's great bar debates: Could the best team in the NCAA beat the worst team in the NBA? One title-winning coach says yes. Former Maryland ...
06.05.2011 Maryland head basketball coach Gary Williams announced his retirement suddenly yesterday. He was a player at Maryland back in the 60′s, and has been the coach there for 22 years, now. As I didn't start rooting for the ...