“As long as we focus on doing one thing at a time, then the consistency will be there."
The Terps moved up two spots, and Smith notched two double-doubles in the two wins.
Guard Sara Vujacic provided a spark off the bench.
The Terps begin conference play in earnest against Indiana on Saturday.
The Terps have attempted 38 more 3-pointers than in the same span last campaign.
The Buckeyes leapfrogged the Terps to claim the No. 3 spot.
“We just didn’t play up to our ability, and we need that if our goal is to win a championship.”
Late threes from Jalen Smith and Anthony Cowan helped turn the tide.
A late 3-pointer and free throw from Cowan pushed the Terps ahead.
The Terps are looking to open Big Ten play with a win and improve to 10-0.