Maryland began the Randy Edsall era with a 32-24 win over Miami in front of a sellout crowd of 52,875 in rainy College Park Monday night.
Danny O’Brien completed 31 of 44 passes for 348 yards, one touchdown and one interception to ruin the debut for Miami coach Al Golden, who had eight players suspended because of an NCAA investigation. Those suspended included quarterback Jacory Harris and five defensive starters.
Maryland unveiled new uniforms that resembled the state flag, with half red and white colors, and half black and gold. The garish new color scheme, designed to attract more attention to the team, will be debated by Maryland fans, but the uniforms were fitting on a night of exciting offense for the Terps.
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