Maryland football’s Big Ten schedule for the latter half of the 2022 season has changed, the school announced Wednesday. Opponents and locations for all previously announced games remain the same, but dates for five of the contests have been altered.
The Terps’ conference slate will start with a road matchup at Michigan on Sept. 24, and then they will face Michigan State on Oct. 8 after previously being scheduled to play Purdue that day. Maryland will instead play the Boilermakers on Oct. 1. Its road game against Indiana has been switched from Oct. 8 to Oct. 15. After playing the Hoosiers, the Terps will return home to play Northwestern on Oct. 22.
The Terps will face Wisconsin in a road game on Nov. 5, which was previously the team’s bye week. Their bye week is now Oct. 29. They will travel to Penn State on Nov. 12 before returning to College Park to take on Ohio State on Nov. 19. After originally set to face Michigan State in the season finale, Maryland will play Rutgers at home on Nov. 26.
Maryland’s first four games of the season remain unchanged. It will open the season against Buffalo on Sept. 3 before hitting the road to face Charlotte Sept. 10. They will conclude nonconference play against SMU on Sept. 17.
Home: Buffalo (Sept. 3), SMU (Sept. 17), Michigan State (Oct. 1), Purdue (Oct. 8), Northwestern (Oct. 22), Ohio State (Nov. 19), Rutgers (Nov. 26)
Road: Charlotte (Sept. 10), Michigan (Sept. 24), Indiana (Oct. 15), Wisconsin (Nov. 5), Penn State (Nov. 12)