The Terps finished 8-5 on the road this season, their best road mark since finishing 9-5 in 2018.
The Terps and Boilermakers traded set points in a fourth set Purdue ultimately took, 30-28.
The Terps fell to the Wolverines just a day after defeating No. 5 Ohio State.
The Terps dropped to 14-14, the first time they haven’t been over .500 all season.
Csire has two more chances to prove she’s taken the next step to becoming the Terps’ trusted leader.
Laila Ivey notched 18 kills in the Terps' first win on their home court since Aug. 26.
Anastasia Russ and Rainelle Jones shined in the win over the Hawkeyes.
The Terps surrendered 49 kills to the Wildcats.