“Conference games are just always tough,” coach John Tillman said. “Any time you have a conference game, it takes a little bit more meaning.”
Bender hopped to the locker room midway through the second half.
Three key players missed the contest.
Higginbothem brought veteran leadership to an inexperienced team.
Jackson had three interceptions this season.
He injured his other ankle during the preseason.
If Justin Jackson has more games like this and less games like Purdue, Maryland will be fine.
The Terps couldn’t complete their second-half rally.
They notched 12 goals against Drexel, 17 against Princeton and 10 against Albany.