From season setbacks to postseason optimism, here’s a glimpse of Maryland women’s basketball before its first game of the 2022 NCAA tournament on Friday. Click here to view the full version of the 2022 preview or scroll down to read some of the stories featured. 


A guide to winning your bracket pool

Brenda Frese surrounded by her children, Markus and Tyler, and Maryland women’s basketball players celebrate on Selection Sunday as Maryland’s NCAA tournament matchup against Delaware is announced. (Julia Nikhinson/The Diamondback)

By Jacob Richman


Regular season adversity has hardened Maryland women’s basketball with postseason ahead  

Ashley Owusu walks out to the court before Maryland women’s basketball’s 80-65 win over Nebraska on Feb. 6, 2022. (Julia Nikhinson/The Diamondback)

By Varun Shankar

Katie Benzan attempts a layup during Maryland women’s basketball’s 62-51 loss to Indiana on Friday, March 4 (Julia Nikhinson/The Diamondback)

By Joseph Lotano


How Channise Lewis offers a new perspective for Maryland women’s basketball

Channise Lewis walks onto the court on Feb. 6, senior day. (Julia Nikhinson/The Diamondback)

By Joseph Lotano