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Maryland running back Peny Boone (13) is tackled by Northwestern defensive line Devin O'Rourke, left, and linebacker Troy Hudetz during the second half of an NCAA college football game in Evanston, Ill., Saturday, Oct. 24, 2020. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

Maryland looking past Northwestern debacle toward Minnesota

Oct. 26, 2020 4:04 PM EDT

For Maryland, the best part about a short week that features a matchup with Minnesota on Friday night is that the Terrapins didn't have to dwell too long on their miserable season-opening performance at Northwestern. The team arrived home around 4 a.m. Sunday after a 43-3 defeat on Saturday night. Quarterback...

Northwestern quarterback Peyton Ramsey, left, looks to throw a pass against Maryland during the first half of an NCAA college football game in Evanston, Ill., Saturday, Oct. 24, 2020. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

Ramsey, Anderson lead way, Northwestern pounds Terps 43-3

Oct. 25, 2020 2:23 AM EDT

EVANSTON, Ill. (AP) — Peyton Ramsey sure seemed comfortable in his new surroundings. Northwestern looked like a team out to prove its struggles last season were nothing more than an unpleasant aberration. It all added up to one lopsided victory and a milestone for coach Pat Fitzgerald. Ramsey threw for 212...

FILE - In this Saturday, Nov. 24, 2018, file photo, Indiana quarterback Peyton Ramsey throws during the first half of an NCAA college football game against Purdue, in Bloomington, Ind. A big reason for Northwestern's struggles on offense last season was the play of the quarterbacks. Northwestern got help in March when Peyton Ramsey announced he was transferring from Indiana. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings, File)

With new QB, Northwestern hopes rebound starts against Terps

Oct. 22, 2020 12:16 PM EDT

Peyton Ramsey already has one big victory for Northwestern. A graduate transfer from Indiana, he won the quarterback competition and will try to give the Wildcats the lift they are seeking after a first-to-worst tumble left them at the bottom of the Big Ten West last year. The next phase begins when the...

FILE - In this Jan. 1, 2020, file photo, former Alabama quarterback Taulia Tagovailoa warms up before the Citrus Bowl NCAA college football game against Michigan in Orlando, Fla. As head coach Michael Locksley enters his second season as the helm, he deals with quarterback Josh Jackson opting out of the 2020 season because of the COVID-19 pandemic and Tyrrell Pigrome has transferred to Western Kentucky. Tagovailoa, an Alabama transfer, and redshirt freshman Lance Legendre have been competing for the starting spot this fall.(AP Photo/John Raoux, File)

Locksley chooses Maryland starting QB, but keeps it a secret

Oct. 20, 2020 3:18 PM EDT

Maryland coach Mike Locksley has finally decided on his starting quarterback for Saturday's opener against Northwestern. He's keeping it a secret. Locksley said Tuesday that he won't announce whether Alabama transfer Taulia Tagovailoa or redshirt freshman Lance LeGendre will lead the offense against the Wildcats....

FILE - In this Nov. 23, 2019, file photo, Maryland head coach Mike Locksley walks off the field after losing to Nebraska in an NCAA college football game in College Park, Md. As Locksley enters his second season as the helm, he deals with quarterback Josh Jackson opting out of the 2020 season because of the COVID-19 pandemic and Tyrrell Pigrome has transferred to Western Kentucky. Alabama transfer Taulia Tagovailoa and redshirt freshman Lance Legendre have been competing for the starting spot this fall. (AP Photo/Will Newton, File)

Maryland, Locksley seek stability at QB for 2020 and beyond

Oct. 14, 2020 1:28 PM EDT

Since its last winning season in 2014, Maryland has gone through four different head coaches and a variety of quarterbacks -- none of whom could remain healthy or effective enough to hold onto the job. The carousel keeps spinning as Michael Locksley enters his second season at the helm. After Josh Jackson opted...

Willis scores 3 TDs in his Liberty debut, Flames win 30-24

Sep. 19, 2020 3:43 PM EDT

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) — Malik Willis rushed for 168 yards and three touchdowns in his Liberty debut as the Flames opened their season with a 30-24 victory over Western Kentucky on Saturday. Willis, a backup quarterback at Auburn for two seasons before transferring and sitting out last year, ran for two...