Maryland will be playing in the program’s third bowl game in the past four years when they meet Boston College in the December 26 Quick Lane Bowl in Detroit.
However the Terps have not been victorious in the post-season since defeating East Carolina in the 2010 Military Bowl. Benefits to playing this game for DJ Durkin’s team; the opportunity to finish his first season with a winning record and additional practice time.
“We’ve had some really good practices so far,” Durkin said. “We are spacing those practices out to keep the players fresh.”