Despite finishing with a 4-16 conference mark, the Terps ended the year on a promising note.
The Terps had to come from behind in the final two sets of their third Big Ten win.
Jones notched a career-high eight blocks.
The Terps posted season-high errors and hitting percentage during the tournament.
Coach Steve Aird recently ruled out three players for the season.
Coach Steve Aird gave the Terps 30 minutes to sulk after the loss. Then it was back to work.
The Terps beat Georgetown after falling in five sets to Towson.
Hughes took over after Steve Aird left to coach Indiana.
Buckeyes setter Becca Mauer had 46 assists.
The Terps play four top-10 teams in a row.