Terrapins Down Temple 36-27 - Match Report
|Terrapins Down Temple 36-27 - Match Report|
The Terrapins grabbed a Week 2 victory over the Owls on Saturday, winning 36-27 at Lincoln Financial Field.
The Terrapins were a 8.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 43.5.
Perry Hills completed 11 of 21 pass attempts for 190 yards for the Terrapins in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Chris Coyer rushed for 53 yards for Temple, while Matt Brown added 31 yards. Chris Coyer threw for 178 yards for the Owls, while receivers Jalen Fitzpatrick and C.J. Hammond had 64 and 62 yards respectively.
Temple was outgained by Maryland 334-230 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 19-9 by the Terrapins.
The time of possession battle favored Maryland as their offense was on the field for 33:33, longer than the 26:27 of their opponents.
Next game, Maryland takes its act home to face Connecticut looking for another win. For Temple, they head on the road to face Penn State.