Tagovailoa became the all-time Big Ten leader in career passing yards during the Terps' win.
The Terps committed four turnovers and didn't force any in their 36-point loss to Penn State.
“In our locker room, it wasn’t necessarily a celebration,” coach Michael Locksley said after the game. “We all know we didn’t play up to our standard.”
Five different players scored touchdowns as the Terps downed their in-state foes to open the 2023 season.
The Terps’ finished the season with eight wins, their most since 2010, and notched back-to-back bowl wins for the first time since the 2002 and 2003 campaigns.
The Terps have thrown the ball less than last season, but have seen better results so far.
The Terps relied on their depth to defeat Northwestern and become bowl eligible after just eight games.
The redshirt freshman erupted for three touchdowns in the win.
Opponent: Northwestern Wildcats (1-5, 1-2 Big Ten) Location: SECU Stadium, College Park, Maryland Kickoff: 3:30p.m EST, Saturday, Oct. 22…
The Wake Forest transfer could make his first collegiate start after the Terps ruled starting quarterback Taulia Tagovailoa a game-time decision.