The Terps held Scarlet Knights star Ron Harper Jr. to just six points on 1-of-6 shooting.
The Terps coughed up the ball 17 times Tuesday night, a new season-high.
Four Terps scored in double figures against the Golden Gophers.
The Terps hit just 26.3 percent of their threes Monday night.
Ayala tied a career-high with 23 points, but the Terps failed to make a field goal in the last 7:32 of the game.
Ayala and Wiggins combined for 25 of the Terps' 37 points in the second half.
The Terps dance to "Grove St. Party" before every home game.
The Terps coughed the ball up four times in a three minute stretch in the second half, halting their comeback efforts.
The Terps trailed as much as 18 in the game.
“We accepted who we are and what we’re going to be about."