After sweeping Rutgers for the second time, the Terps are confident going into games against No. 8 Purdue and Michigan.
The Terps showed off a more consistent offense in their second bout with the Scarlet Knights, delivering another sweep.
The Terps bounced back from their 3-0 loss to Penn State with a sweep of their own.
The Terps suffered their worst set defeat of the season and could not generate any momentum against the Nittany Lions.
The Terps were close to downing the Nittany Lions earlier this season, but they fell short, suffering a reverse sweep on Sept. 29.
Dowler had spent the matchup setting up her teammates to score, but when the Terps needed a spark, she delivered.
The Terps easily dispatched the Spartans behind Csire's 19 kills and earned their third straight conference win.
The Terps will seek their third-straight win against Michigan State on Saturday.
The Terps won their second straight game for the first time since Sept. 24, beating the Scarlet Knights in straight sets.
Csire had five kills and two service aces in the third set to turn a close match into a Terps victory.