The victory, combined with Penn State’s loss to Illinois, left the first-place Terps (22-4, 12-3 Big Ten) with a two-game lead with five games to go.
Jalen Smith finished with 22 points and 19 rebounds as the Terps remained undefeated at Xfinity Center.
“I know what I expect of myself and I don’t want to continue to just struggle and be a below-average, well-below-average producer at the plate.”
Marquise Brown ranked second on the team with 46 receptions and seven touchdown catches.
The patience required for a multiyear rebuild was already agonizing enough, but the model being the 2017 Houston Astros now carries much different connotations.