The Terps are hoping Miller builds off her first game back from injury against Coppin State on Dec. 21.
Katie Benzan dropped a team-high 22 points in the Terps' first game in nine days.
The Gamecocks dropped 24 second-chance points to take down the Terps.
The Terps struggled offensively against the Gamecocks who pulled down 61 rebounds.
Benzan and Masonius made the play that changed the Terps' momentum against Miami.
The Terps took a while to hit their stride but came out on top against the Scarlet Knights.
The Terps and Hurricanes went down to the wire, but a link-up between Katie Benzan and Faith Masonius helped push them ahead.
Reese leads the team in personal fouls with 27, keeping her off the court with an average of 23.3 minutes per game.
Diamond Miller, Katie Benzan and Faith Masonius missed the Terps' last two games, both of which they lost.
The Terps dropped consecutive games for the first time since the 2017-2018 season, losing both of their tournament games in the Bahamas.