May 14, 2012
COLLEGE PARK, Md. - Maryland will play at Northwestern on Tuesday, Nov. 27 in the 14th annual ACC/Big Ten Challenge presented by DICK's Sporting Goods, the ACC Office announced Monday.
The Terrapins will be facing the Wildcats for the first time in the history of the series. Northwestern owns a victory over Maryland in the only previous meeting between the schools in men's basketball, a 66-62 win at Northwestern on Dec. 6, 1958.
Maryland had won six straight in the series before suffering a 71-62 loss to Illinois at Comcast Center last Nov. 29.
Times and networks for this year's series, to be played Nov. 27 and 28, will be announced at a later date.
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