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Fernando's now going to be the man up front - and he's also likely to go in the next NBA draft.  He started at PF last night, but expect him more at center with a small-ball lineup.  

I do think Terps fans are sleeping a bit on how good Huerter and Cowan are, but losing Jackson will obviously limit what they do this season.     

 

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58 minutes ago, Ruzious said:

Fernando's now going to be the man up front - and he's also likely to go in the next NBA draft.  He started at PF last night, but expect him more at center with a small-ball lineup.  

I do think Terps fans are sleeping a bit on how good Huerter and Cowan are, but losing Jackson will obviously limit what they do this season.     

 

Fernando looked really good last night.  I guess its because I am so used to Maryland bigs having weak hands, but Fernando's hands seem about as strong as anyone I have seen play.  No if he could just slow down a hair on his dunks......eh nevermind, I love them even when he misses by throwing a missile over the room!   He is quickly becoming my favorite player. 

 

I agree on Cowan and Huerter, Cowan especially has surprised me how well he has stepped up.  Seems like Melo really may have been overshadowing him quite a bit. 

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