Ricks was one of three Terps with at least 100 kills and 100 blocks in the 2022 season.
Multiple players stepped up in elevated roles as the Terps scratched two top 10 upsets in a 16-win campaign.
The Terps and Boilermakers traded set points in a fourth set Purdue ultimately took, 30-28.
The Terps beat Iowa without Rainelle Jones and Laila Ricks.
The Terps were without the services of Rainelle Jones and Laila Ricks against the Nittany Lions.
The Terps haven't beaten the Nittany Lions since 1983.
The Terps have lost 23 straight games to the Nittany Lions, a streak that dates back to 1983.
The Terps won their first game over a ranked opponent since they took down No. 2 Wisconsin in September 2021.
Sam Csire totaled 16 kills as the Terps won all three sets over the Wildcats.
The Terps battle an improved Northwestern team before a duel against No. 9 Purdue.