The faceoff specialist has notched a record-breaking season at the X, but his ability to do more makes him essential for the Terps.
The Terps scored 13 unanswered goals to pull ahead of the Nittany Lions.
The Terps very dominant throughout, but rode an 18-goal opening half for the win.
The Terps racked up 21 points in their first game of the season, with nine different players recording a goal.
The Terps had three players score four-plus goals in their first game of the season.
The Terps fell to Virginia in the 2021 national championship but return plenty of star players for another run.