|2011 Maryland Terrapins football|
|Conference||Atlantic Coast Conference|
|2011 record||2–10 (1–7 ACC)|
|Head coach||Randy Edsall (1st season)|
|Offensive coordinator||Gary Crowton (1st season)|
|Defensive coordinator||Todd Bradford (1st season)|
|Home stadium||Byrd Stadium|
|2011 ACC football standings|
|#22 Clemson x†||6||–||2||10||–||4|
|#23 Florida State||5||–||3||9||–||4|
|#21 Virginia Tech x‡||7||–||1||11||–||3|
|Championship: Clemson 38, Virginia Tech 10|
|† – BCS representative as champion |
‡ – BCS at-large representative
x – Division champion/co-champions
As of January 10, 2012 • Rankings from AP Poll
The 2011 Maryland Terrapins football team represented the University of Maryland in the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division I Football Bowl Subdivision (FBS) college football season. It was the Terrapins' 59th season as a member of the Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) and its seventh within the framework of the ACC Atlantic Division.
After leading a significant turnaround in 2010 from the worst season in school history in 2009, Ralph Friedgen did not return for his 11th season as head coach. Maryland's out-of-conference schedule included a continuation of the long-standing rivalry with West Virginia and a neutral site game against Notre Dame at the Washington Redskins' stadium, FedEx Field.
|September 5||8:00 PM||Miami (FL)||Byrd Stadium • College Park, MD||ESPN||W 32–24||52,875|
|September 17*||12:00 PM||#18 West Virginia||Byrd Stadium • College Park, MD (Rivalry)||ESPNU||L 31–37||53,627|
|September 24*||12:30 PM||Temple||Byrd Stadium • College Park, MD||ACCN||L 7–38||39,102|
|October 1*||3:30 PM||#23 (FCS) Towson||Byrd Stadium • College Park, MD||FSN||W 28–3||35,573|
|October 8||12:00 PM||at #13 Georgia Tech||Bobby Dodd Stadium • Atlanta, GA||ESPNU||L 16–21||45,905|
|October 15†||7:00 PM||#8 Clemson||Byrd Stadium • College Park, MD||ESPNU||L 45–56||47,961|
|October 22||3:30 PM||at Florida State||Doak Campbell Stadium • Tallahassee, FL||ABC||L 16–41||72,697|
|October 29||3:00 PM||Boston College||Byrd Stadium • College Park, MD||FSN||L 17–28||29,945|
|November 5||12:30 PM||Virginia||Byrd Stadium • College Park, MD (Rivalry)||ACCN||L 13–31||37,401|
|November 12*||7:30 PM||vs. Notre Dame||FedEx Field • Landover, MD||NBC||L 21–45||70,251|
|November 19||3:00 PM||at Wake Forest||BB&T Field • Winston-Salem, NC||FSN||L 10–31||30,112|
|November 26||12:30 pm||at NC State||Carter–Finley Stadium • Raleigh, NC||ACCN||L 41–56||55,323|
|*Non-Conference Game. †Homecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll released prior to game. All times are in Eastern Time.|
- WVU, Maryland extend football series through 2017, September 13, 2010.
- Notre Dame To Face Maryland At FedExField In 2011; Irish and Terrapins to square off at home of Washington Redskins on Nov. 12, 2011, Notre Dame University, March 8, 2010.
- "Miami (FL) Hurricanes vs. Maryland Terrapins Box Score". ESPN.com. http://scores.espn.go.com/ncf/boxscore?gameId=312480120. Retrieved September 5, 2011.
- "Maryland Terrapins vs. Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets Box Score". ESPN.com. October 8, 2011. http://scores.espn.go.com/ncf/boxscore?gameId=312810059.
- "Clemson Tigers vs. Maryland Terrapins Box Score". ESPN.com. October 15, 2011. http://scores.espn.go.com/ncf/boxscore?gameId=312880120.
- "Boston College Eagles vs. Maryland Terrapins Box Score". ESPN.com. October 29, 2011. http://scores.espn.go.com/ncf/boxscore?gameId=313020120.