The Terps won three consecutive duals for the first time since December 2021.
Jaron Smith along with skilled freshmen give the Terps reason for optimism.
The Terps notched their best record under coach Alex Clemsen at 7-12, but went winless in conference play for the sixth straight season.
Bell was a three-time county champion in high school
The Terps lost to both ranked squads in convincing fashion after getting two wins on day one.
The Terps earned their first back-to-back dual victories since 2017.
Dominic Solis and Kyle Cochran picked up back-to-back wins for the Terps, however none of the other wrestlers were able to pick up points.
The Terps travel to face the Panthers as they continue their demanding nonconference schedule.
The Terps struggled early on, but strong showings from Dominic Solis and the later weight classes offered encouraging signs.
The Terps were able to win three bouts toward the end of the meet, but a slow start dashed any chances at an upset.