Maryland Defeats Boston College 24-21 - Recap
|Maryland Defeats Boston College 24-21 - Recap|
The Terrapins grabbed a Week 8 victory over the Eagles on Saturday, winning 24-21 at Alumni Stadium.
The Terrapins were a 4.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 41.5.
Danny O'Brien completed 26 of 39 pass attempts for 179 yards for the Terrapins in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Montel Harris rushed for 116 yards for Boston College, while James McCluskey added 5 yards. Chase Rettig threw for 189 yards for the Eagles, while receivers Bobby Swigert and Chris Pantale had 77 and 56 yards respectively.
Maryland lost the offensive yardage battle to Boston College 285-222 yards in Saturday's game. Boston College had more first downs as that total ended up 16-13.
Maryland led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 33:15/26:45 split in that important category.
Maryland looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Wake Forest. Boston College will aim to get back on the winning track vs Clemson.