The Terps were able to win three bouts toward the end of the meet, but a slow start dashed any chances at an upset.
Kyle Cochran secured the Terps' lone win of the meet.
The Terps have lost eight straight dual meets.
“If we start the match off flat, that’s going to affect the whole team."
The Terps suffered shutouts twice last season, once to then-No. 7 Minnesota and another to then-No. 3 Iowa.
The Terps had a number of close bouts against the Panthers.
The Terps had a handful of close matches that didn't go their way.
“I wish I had the answer to it. If I did, maybe we could fix it a little better."
Jaron Smith's win over a ranked foe was the highlight of the defeat.
After falling behind 15-4, the Terps rallied to pull within three — but they ultimately came up short.