Len Elmore and Steven VanGrack led the yearslong fight to degender the award and strip segregationist and former UMD president Curley Byrd's name from the honor.
The junior led the Terps in scoring last season, averaging 15.1 points per game.
Wiggins earned all-Big Ten honorable mention honors last season.
Smart played in 22 games as a freshman, tallying 30 points.
Russell averaged 14.7 points, 4.5 rebounds and 4.5 assists with Rhode Island this season.
Wahab fills a desperate need for the Terps in the low post.
Maryland men's lacrosse's contest against Penn State is slated to have fans in the stands.
Quinerly scored 14 points and notched 11 assists Monday night.
"It’s different races, different backgrounds. We’re just all on the same page with one common goal: just to be the culture."
The Terps posted their fourth-highest team score of the season.