Maryland will be facing off with Eastern Michigan in the first round of the tournament April 1.
The Terps posted their fourth-highest team score of the season.
The Terps started off well on vault, but failed to keep that momentum going.
Burgess and Barber notched back-to-back 9.90s to give the Terps their second 196 of the season against Rutgers.
The Terps posted their second-highest score of the season all while missing Emma Silberman, Elizabeth DeBarberie and Tayler Osterhout.
The Terps will square off against Illinois, Minnesota, Nebraska and Ohio State.
"It lets all the nerves out and just really brings me back to the present moment."
After struggling in the opening two rotations of the meet, the Terps shone on floor and vault.
Collea Burgess notched a season-high 9.90 on floor.
“She is someone who is going to evolve into a super big powerhouse."