Tracking the Terps

Tracking the Terps News and notes on Maryland football, basketball and other sports
After season's first loss, Maryland balancing football, life ahead of Big Ten opener

A Maryland football team that has spent the past three months mourning the death of a teammate and adjusting to the prolonged separation from its head coach has a new challenge to overcome this week: How to respond to its first defeat of the season.

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Another slow start for Kasim Hill and Maryland's offense leads to Terps' first defeat of 2018

For much of last season, Maryland’s offensive inconsistencies seemed to be the result of losing its two top quarterbacks in the first nine quarters.

Many hoped the return of redshirt freshman Kasim Hill and redshirt sophomore Tyrrell Pigrome from season-ending knee injuries would help resurrect the Terps for a turnaround in 2018.

After two games, and victories over then-No.

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Maryland notes: Jesse Aniebonam can't enjoy blocked punt for touchdown after loss to Temple

A week ago, Maryland redshirt senior outside linebacker Jesse Aniebonam was all smiles after he got his first sack since returning from the broken ankle that sidelined him for most of last season. It helped that the Terps won at Bowling Green with a dominant second half.

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Schmuck: Maryland had much to gain against winless Temple, but was thrown for an ugly loss

The Maryland football team was supposed to deliver a Big Ten beating on winless Temple on Saturday afternoon at Maryland Stadium. The Terps were favored by more than two touchdowns and they were flirting with a place in at least one of the national polls.

Sometimes, you just have to scratch your head.

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Matt Canada takes blame for Maryland's 35-14 loss to Temple in team's home opener

There was plenty of blame to pass around for Maryland's deflating 35-14 loss to previously winless Temple in Saturday’s home opener.

A special teams unit that got burned by a fake punt that went for a 36-yard touchdown to force the Terps into playing catch-up the entire game.

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Maryland suffers first loss of season in home opener, getting beat by previously winless Temple, 35-14

What seemed to be a perfect setup for an unbeaten record going into next week’s Big Ten opener against Minnesota came crashing down Saturday for Maryland in a deflating 35-14 home-opening loss to previously winless Temple.

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