Saturday Navy in Baltimore, 6
In-state rivals meet for the first time since 1965, Ralph Friedgen's freshman year at Maryland.
Sept. 10 Clemson, noon
Maryland players are still seething over last year's three-point loss in Death Valley following a late pass interference call.
Sept. 17 West Virginia, noon
Terps had won three straight against the Mountaineers before last year's turnover-riddled overtime loss.
Sept. 24 at Wake Forest, TBA
They have beaten the Demon Deacons six consecutive years.
Oct. 1 Virginia, TBA
The big game.
Oct. 8 at Temple, 1
Maryland is 5-0 against Temple, which is entering the first of two years as an affiliate member of the Mid-American Conference.
Oct. 20 Virginia Tech, 7:45
Prime-time encounter offers Maryland a chance for redemption after last year's 55-6 shellacking.
Oct. 29 at Florida State, TBA
Shocking win over fifth-ranked Seminoles was the highlight of 2004.
Nov. 12 at North Carolina, TBA
Terps have outscored Tar Heels 118-28 over last two meetings.
Nov. 19 Boston College, TBA
Maryland hasn't faced ACC's newest member since 1986.
Nov. 26 at N.C. State, TBA
Should be another defensive scrap; the teams combined for 162 rushing yards on 82 carries in last year's 13-3 N.C. State win.