Nicole Alford, Katie Myers, Allegra Rivas and others missed time.
“It’s something we have to work through, and that’s kind of been a theme of the season for us — constant adversity with injuries.”
The Wildcats went up 5-0 in the fifth set and never looked back.
Without Rivas, the Terps' back-row defense struggled.
The Boilermakers racked up seven service aces while the Terps had none.
After topping Indiana on Friday, the Terps couldn't put it together against the Boilermakers.
Hoosiers outside hitter Breana Edwards racked up 39 kills in the match.
Katie Myers and Nicole Alford are expected to miss the match against Indiana.
Smith didn’t record a kill but notched three blocks.
“You probably don’t understand it until you sit in this seat, but we got out-coached tonight," Hughes said.