Okonkwo's role has expanded in recent weeks due to injuries, and he's made the most of his opportunities in the Terps' offense.
The Terps had multiple opportunities deep in the Spartans' territory, but often came away empty-handed in a game Maryland played from behind in its entirety.
Down several starters due to injury, the Terps open the second half of their season at Minnesota looking to get back in the win column.
Senior staff writers Alexander Dacy and Jacob Richman answer readers’ Maryland football questions.
The Terps committed seven turnovers as they could not keep up with the Hawkeyes.
The Terps had 12 pass catchers in the win over the Golden Flashes.
The Terps ended their nonconference schedule taking down the Golden Flashes on the backs of Taulia Tagovailoa, Tayon Fleet-Davis and Dontay Demus.
The Terps' coach cut his teeth as a coordinator with the Fighting Illini in the 2000s.
The tight end and quarterback have connected for two red-zone touchdowns in two games.