Tracking the Terps

Tracking the Terps News and notes on Maryland football, basketball and other sports
Maryland freshman quarterback Kasim Hill out for season with torn ACL

Just three games into the season, the Maryland football team has lost its top two quarterbacks for the year.

Freshman Kasim Hill will miss the remainder of the season after suffering a torn ACL in Saturday’s loss to Central Florida, Terps coach DJ Durkin announced Tuesday.

The injury comes just three weeks after sophomore Tyrrell Pigrome tore his ACL in the season opener at Texas.

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As a Northern Illinois senior, Minnesota coach P.J. Fleck helped play a big role in upset of Maryland

The football game between Maryland and Minnesota on Saturday in Minneapolis will certainly bring back some memories for first-year Gophers coach P.J. Fleck.

As a senior at Northern Illinois in 2003, Fleck played a major role in his team’s 20-13 season-opening overtime victory against the 15th-ranked Terps in DeKalb, Ill.

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Maryland will kick off against Ohio State at 4 p.m. Oct. 7

Maryland's game at Ohio State on Oct. 7 will kick off at 4 p.m. and be shown on Fox, the Big Ten announced Monday.

It will be the second in a two-game road trip to open league play for the Terps, who will play at Minnesota on Saturday.

The 3-1 Buckeyes, who began the season ranked second and are currently ranked 11th, play at Rutgers this week.

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Maryland loses to Central Florida, 38-10, and loses freshman QB Kasim Hill to injury

A season that had started to look so promising for the Maryland football team and a career that began so impressively for freshman quarterback Kasim Hill took a decidedly depressing turn Saturday against Central Florida. Or, more accurately, a terrible spin at Maryland Stadium.

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Schmuck: Terps can't run away from plague of quarterback injuries

For lack of a better explanation, just call it the curse of the running quarterback.

The Maryland football team stepped onto Capital One Field on Saturday afternoon full of promise and the early-season enthusiasm of an undefeated team, but it wasn’t long before the Terps faithful was lamenting another cruel twist of fate.

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Maryland quarterback Kasim Hill injured in first quarter against Central Florida

Maryland freshman quarterback Kasim Hill was injured in the first quarter of Saturday’s game against Central Florida. Hill had to be helped off the field by trainers with what appeared to be a serious leg injury.

The play occurred when Hill, on third-and-13 from the Knights 21, appeared to be surrounded in the backfield and then spun out for a short gain.

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