Roman Hemby, Colby McDonald and Antwain Littleton II have powered the Terps' efficient run game.
The Terps scored 42 consecutive points and improved to 3-0 with a win over their interstate rivals.
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“In our locker room, it wasn’t necessarily a celebration,” coach Michael Locksley said after the game. “We all know we didn’t play up to our standard.”
The Terps piled on 29 points after halftime while their defense held the 49ers scoreless for much of the second half.
Hemby and Antwain Littleton II's improved pass blocking abilities will be relied on as the Terps' offensive line remains uncertain.
Five different players scored touchdowns as the Terps downed their in-state foes to open the 2023 season.
The Terps will face Towson for the first time in the head coach's tenure.
Locksley and Gattis teamed up at Alabama in 2018 as an offensive coordinator and co-offensive coordinator, respectively, and led the Crimson Tide to the national title game.
The Terps used the transfer portal to reload at wide receiver and return a formidable running back duo.