Maryland faces Ohio State on Saturday in Columbus at noon at what will be a critical juncture in the team’s season, preceding a bye week. Here are a few assorted news and notes in the lead-up to the game.
Offense - Perry Hills (Sr., QB) | Defense - Jermaine Carter (So., LB) | Special Teams - P.J. Gallo (Jr., TE)
Scout Team Players of the Week:
Offense - Gage Shaffer (Fr., QB) | Defense -- Keiron Howard (Fr., DL) | Special teams -- Zac Morton (RFr., WR)
Pregame Flag Bearers:
American Flag - Avery Thompson (Sr., LB) | Maryland Flag - Damian Prince (RFr., OL)
- In the face of reports that his firing is imminent, head coach Randy Edsall referred reporters back to what he had said earlier in the week about focusing on Ohio State. His comments are here.
- Edsall notes that, though Perry Hills is named a captain, that does not necessarily mean he is the starting quarterback. The quarterback will be made official at game time on Saturday.