On my eighth birthday, I got the best present any boy could ask for: A jersey of my favorite athlete, Chris Webber. The next day, Chris Webber was traded by my favorite team, the Washington Wizards, to Sacramento. At that moment I had two choices: Abandon my DC sports fanhood and its heart-breaking realities, or stick it out through thick and thin, good times or bad. I chose the latter. I'm still waiting for the good times to happen.
Miami, who is scheduled to be Maryland's first opponent in 2011, is looking at possible NCAA violations that could hamper the program.