Freshman Bruno Fernando scored a career-high 18 points, Kevin Huerter and Jared Nickens both added 14 points and Maryland cruised to a 76-45 victory over Jackson State on Monday night.
Freshman Darryl Morsell was named the Big Ten Freshman of the Week on Monday as announced by the conference offices.
Maryland will complete a four-game home stand Monday evening when the Terps take on the Jackson State Tigers at XFINITY Center at 7:00 pm.
Freshman Darryl Morsell scored 12 of his 15 points in the second half, and Maryland remained unbeaten by rallying from a 15-point deficit to defeat Bucknell 80-78 Saturday night.
Maryland will play the third leg of its four-game home stand Saturday when the Terps host Bucknell at 8:30 pm at the XFINITY Center.
Anthony Cowan Jr. had 25 points and 10 rebounds, both career highs, and Maryland used a strong shooting performance to beat Butler 79-65 Wednesday night.
Maryland (2-0) will take on Butler (2-0) for a midweek matchup at the XFINITY Center at 8:30 pm on Wednesday, November 15.
The offseason barrage of a single conundrum repeatedly fired at the Maryland basketball team --- how would the Terrapins replace the on-court face of the program from the last three years --- might already have a solution. It isn't with Anthony Cowan. Or Kevin Huerter. Or Justin Jackson. Or anyone else, for that matter. It's with all of them.
Anthony Cowan Jr. had 16 points and nine rebounds, Jared Nickens scored 15 and Maryland opened its home schedule with a 96-43 rout of Maryland-Eastern Shore on Sunday night.
Maryland (1-0) will open up its 2017-18 home slate Sunday when the team hosts Maryland-Eastern Shore (1-0) at the XFINITY Center at 6:00 pm.
Maryland's stifling defense and a balanced scoring attack paced by sophomore forward Justin Jackson's 11 points and a career-high 14 rebounds led the Terrapins past Stony Brook 76-61 on Friday night in their regular season opener at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum.
The University of Maryland men's basketball team will embark on its 2017-18 campaign Friday in the team's season opener against Stony Brook at NYCB LIVE: Home of the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum.