Terrapins far from mellow upon learning NCAA tournament seed

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Maryland junior Melo Trimble plays it cool but the video shows he and other Terps were excited to learn the team made the NCAA tournament.

The University of Maryland mens basketball team had to wait until the very end of the selection process to learn they were in this year’s NCAA tournament. The wait let to some anxious moments for the team gathered in Mark Turgeon’s basement and a loud reaction once the team learned it was snubbed.

The Terrapins will play the Xavier Musketeers Thursday in Orlando around 7 p.m. on TNT.