Third-string quarterback Max Bortenschlager, pressed into motion after Tyrrell Pigrome and Kasim Hill sustained season-ending ACL accidents earlier this yr, completed 18 of 28 for 154 yards and two landing passes for the Terrapins (three-1, 1-zero Huge Ten). Johnson gained one hundred thirty yards on 18 carries.
Bortenschlager’s four-yard landing move to operating again Jake Funk with eleven:eleven left gave Maryland a 24-17 lead. The Golden Gophers made it 24-24 on Shannon Brooks’ 1-yard TD run with three:fifty four remaining, one play after large receiver Eric Carter’s full-extension diving catch went for 35 yards.
The Terrapins—enjoying within the state of Minnesota for the primary time—gained for less than the second time of their final 9 convention street video games. They outgained the Golden Gophers 262-eighty on the bottom.
Quarterback Conor Rhoda was thirteen of 26 for 229 yards with a landing and two interceptions for Minnesota (three-1, zero-1), which allowed 24 factors in its first three video games—the fewest within the nation—had its 5-recreation house profitable streak snapped.
Maryland resorted to trickery on its opening drive when holder Ryan Model was stopped on the 1-yard line by Jacob Huff on a pretend 23-yard subject aim try. The Terrapins made good on their second possession when Bortenschlager referred to as his personal quantity and scored on a 7-yard quarterback draw.
The Golden Gophers received even when operating again Rodney Smith bulled in from the 1 to cap a sixty two-yard drive early within the second quarter. Minnesota was threatening for extra when Maryland defensive again Josh Woods intercepted Rhoda’s move on the Terrapins’ eight-yard line with 9:50 left in second quarter.
Maryland took a 14-7 lead when extensive receiver D.J. Moore ran previous defensive again Antonio Shenault and hauled in a 27-yard landing move from Bortenschlager 5:17 earlier than intermission.
Henry Darmstadter’s profession-lengthy fifty one-yard area aim with two seconds left within the first half gave the Terrapins a 17-10 lead.
The Gophers tied it 17-17 with 5:18 left within the third quarter on Rhoda’s 7-yard landing move to tight finish Brandon Lingen. Vast receiver Tyler Johnson had two receptions on the drive, together with 25 yards in tight protection on third-and-10 from the Maryland 39.