Terps are seven-point underdogs in tonight's ACC/Big Ten showdown in Chapel Hill.
In the latest twist in its ongoing football coaching search, Maryland reaches out to Richt, who stepped down Sunday after 15 seasons in Athens.
The former Friendship Collegiate star announces he will skip his senior season and turn pro.
Locksley finished his interim coaching tenure at 1-5 after taking over for Randy Edsall on Oct. 11.
Locksley on his potential future with the school: “We’ll worry about that when that time comes”
Maryland closes out its disappointing season in Piscataway against the Scarlet Knights.
Ahead of next Tuesday's showdown at North Carolina, the Terrapins meet the Vikings in College Park on Saturday.
The Terrapins, who have lost eight straight, travel to Piscataway for the season finale.
Both coaches had to be restrained late in Maryland's 86-63 win over Rhode Island.
After another close win on Tuesday night, the Terrapins prep for a quick turnaround in the Cancun Challenge title game.