Anthony Cowan scored 25 points.
The redshirt junior matched his season high from last year with 13 points Sunday.
Cowan also led the team with nine rebounds.
Five Terps scored in double figures.
Justin Jackson, Anthony Cowan and Kevin Huerter are expected to step up.
Bender hopes to play at a higher level than he did at the end of the 2016-17 season.
His strength and ability to attack the basket adds an element to the Terps’ backcourt.
Obi averaged 11.4 points and 9.3 rebounds per game at Rice in 2013-14.
Turgeon hopes the star freshman will be ready for the season-opener next week.
Soon, Terps homecoming will be a celebration.