The Terps and Boilermakers traded set points in a fourth set Purdue ultimately took, 30-28.
The Terps fell to the Wolverines just a day after defeating No. 5 Ohio State.
An upset could help the Terps atone for previous struggles at The Pavilion.
The Terps dropped to 14-14, the first time they haven’t been over .500 all season.
The Terps failed to win their first match against the Golden Gophers in program history.
Csire has two more chances to prove she’s taken the next step to becoming the Terps’ trusted leader.
The Terps beat Iowa without Rainelle Jones and Laila Ricks.
Laila Ivey notched 18 kills in the Terps' first win on their home court since Aug. 26.
The Terps were without the services of Rainelle Jones and Laila Ricks against the Nittany Lions.