The Terps quarterback spent the offseason working on his accuracy downfield, which had previously been errant.
The Terps' allowed six pressures and 13 different offensive lineman played in the 38-6 victory.
Five different players scored touchdowns as the Terps downed their in-state foes to open the 2023 season.
The Terps will face Towson for the first time in the head coach's tenure.
Locksley and Gattis teamed up at Alabama in 2018 as an offensive coordinator and co-offensive coordinator, respectively, and led the Crimson Tide to the national title game.
The Terps are replacing four starters from last year's line.
The Terps used the transfer portal to reload at wide receiver and return a formidable running back duo.
Ruben Hyppolite II, Jaishawn Barham and Fa'Najae Gotay headline what could be a standout unit for the Terps.
Trader played for Maryland men’s lacrosse throughout its 2023 season earlier this year during football's offseason.
Taulia Tagovailoa proclaimed his goal of a Big Ten title at the team's media day. Mike Locksley feels comfortable with his team talking about loftier ambitions.