2000 Maryland Terrapins football team

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2000 Maryland Terrapins football
Maryland terrapins logo.png
Conference Atlantic Coast Conference
2000 record 5–6 (3–5 ACC)
Head coach Ron Vanderlinden (4th season)
Home stadium Byrd Stadium
(Capacity: 48,055)
Seasons
← 1999
2001 →
2000 ACC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
No. 5 Florida State $   8 0         11 2  
No. 17 Georgia Tech   6 2         9 3  
No. 16 Clemson   6 2         9 3  
Virginia   5 3         6 6  
NC State   4 4         8 4  
North Carolina   3 5         6 5  
Maryland   3 5         5 6  
Wake Forest   1 7         2 9  
Duke   0 8         0 11  
  • $ – BCS representative as conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 2000 Maryland Terrapins football team represented the University of Maryland in the 2000 NCAA Division I-A football season. In their fourth and final season under head coach Ron Vanderlinden, the Terrapins compiled a 5–6 record, finished in seventh place in the Atlantic Coast Conference, and were outscored by their opponents 284 to 247,[1][2] the team's statistical leaders included Calvin McCall with 1,533 passing yards, LaMont Jordan with 920 rushing yards, and Guilian Gary with 568 receiving yards.[3]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
September 9 Temple* W 17–10 
September 16 at West Virginia* L 17–30 
September 23 Middle Tennessee*
  • Byrd Stadium
  • College Park, MD
W 45–27 
September 28 No. 2 Florida State
  • Byrd Stadium
  • College Park, MD
L 7–59 
October 7 at Virginia L 23–31 
October 14 at No. 5 Clemson L 14–35 
October 21 Wake Forest
  • Byrd Stadium
  • College Park, MD
W 37–7 
October 28 at Duke W 20–9 
November 4 NC State
  • Byrd Stadium
  • College Park, MD
W 35–28 
November 11 at North Carolina L 10–13 
November 18 No. 20 Georgia Tech
  • Byrd Stadium
  • College Park, MD
L 22–35 
  • *Non-conference game
  • #Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2000 Maryland Terrapins Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved June 15, 2016. 
  2. ^ "Maryland Yearly Results (2000-2004)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. Retrieved June 15, 2016. 
  3. ^ "2000 Maryland Terrapins Stats". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved June 15, 2016.