Maryland coach John Tillman, left, with Loyola coach Charley Toomey

Fact: Maryland shot 10 percent against Loyola in the NCAA title game in 2012. Last weekend in their 12-10 win over the then-No. 1 Greyhounds, the Terps shot 12-for-36 (33 percent). Opinion: Maryland picked on Loyola's defensive midfielders. A defense is only as good as its shorties. The...

Kenneth K. Lam, Baltimore Sun