“Our talent level’s not where it’s been. But our toughness is at an all-time high.”
The Terps held the Huskies to 32.3 percent shooting.
The Terps faced 10 tournament-bound teams in the regular season.
The Terps will face Mount St. Mary’s in the first round on Monday.
Maryland will face No. 7-seed UConn in its first-round game Saturday.
The Terps won 104-84 over Iowa after reaching their seventh championship game in a row.
The Terps scored the most points in the title game's history.
Wolverines coach Juwan Howard was ejected from Friday’s game, while Terps coach Mark Turgeon was given a technical foul for their altercation.
The Terps shot 58.6 percent from the field.
Mike Smith scored 18 points and added 15 assists for the Wolverines.