From Eppley to Xfinity: Will Clark’s roundabout journey to Maryland basketball
Will Clark didn’t have time to think when the ball reached him underneath the basket. And for that, he’s grateful.
He recalled coach Mark Turgeon urging him forward on the break, yelling “Go, Will! Go, Will!” So Clark figured he was open. But even then, Hakim Hart had the ball and seemed to have a path to the hoop himself, and Clark thought his freshman teammate would be the one who’d lay in the transition chance.
Instead, the ball whizzed into Clark’s arms. And before he could ponder just wha