Longhorns schedule home-and-home series with Maryland
Sept. 22, 2010
AUSTIN, Texas -- The University of Texas has finalized a home-and-home football series with Maryland in 2017 and 2018, the school announced on Wednesday. The Longhorns will host the Terrapins on Sept. 2, 2017, and travel to Maryland on Sept. 1, 2018.
Texas leads the all-time series with Maryland, 3-0, including wins in Austin in 1959, in College Park in 1960 and in the 1978 Sun Bowl.
The Longhorns also set four other non-conference games and adjusted the years on two others to finalize its non-conference schedule through 2017.
UT has added games with New Mexico on Sept. 8, 2012, New Mexico State on Aug. 31, 2013, North Texas on Aug. 30, 2014 and Rice on Sept. 12, 2015. In order to accommodate some scheduling issues, the Horns moved their game with UCF from 2011 to 2017 and UTEP from 2012 to 2016.
The Longhorns are 2-0 against New Mexico with the last meeting coming in 1988, 4-0 against New Mexico State with the last meeting in 2003, and 9-0 against North Texas, which they last faced in 2006. Texas and Rice have played 92 times with the Horns leading the series, 70-21-1.