After going 2-10 in 2009, the Maryland Terrapins are the last team you would expect to be mentioned post-season speculation. However after starting off the season (2-0) the Terps have already thrown their name into an unsettled ACC picture.
The Maryland Terrapins head to Morgantown, WV on Sept. 18th to play the No. 21 West VirginiaMountaineers at 12:00pm ET. The match-up is one of the longest non conference rivalries for Maryland. Both teams enter Saturday’s match up with (2-0) records, Maryland is (2-0) for the first time since the 2007 season. The Terrapins have not opened a season with a (3-0) record since 2000.
Similarly the West Virginia Mountaineers are attempting to start off the 2010 season (3-0) for the first time since, 2007; they beat Maryland 31-14 in College Park, Md.
Maryland edged out the Navy Midshipman in the “Crab Bowl” to open the season, 17-14. The Terps then went onto rout FCS Morgan State University 62-3, last Saturday.
The Mountaineer’s enter Saturday as Maryland’s toughest test of the 2010 season.