Maryland Terrapins QB Tyrell Pigrome (torn ACL) out for season

Lester Mason
September 6, 2017

Days after leading an upset win over nationally ranked Texas, Maryland quarterback Tyrrell Pigrome has been ruled out for the remainder of the season with a knee injury.

Pigrome's first pass attempt against the Longhorns was intercepted and returned for a touchdown, but from that point until his injury on the final play of the third quarter, he was a revelation: 8 of 11 passing for 175 yards and two touchdowns, plus 64 yards and another score on the ground. Hill will have a three-game stretch of Towson/UCF/Minnesota to get his feet wet before a showdown with Ohio State the first weekend in October. Sep.

Pigrome, a sophomore, won the starting job in an intense competition during the summer.

Hill played beyond his years as Maryland pulled away in the fourth quarter, after he was flagged for a delay-of-game penalty that forced his team into a third-and-19 situation. Rushed into action after Pigrome left the field, Hill finished 3 for 3 for 44 yards and ran for 14 yards and a touchdown. It set up a 3-yard touchdown run by Hill.

"There wasn't an ounce of doubt". Moreover, Jesse Aniebonam will also miss the rest of the year. Henderson was limited and wore a boot for the late stages of camp, although Durkin said the North Carolina transfer would be back in the fold soon.

Maryland's biggest victory in several seasons came with a high cost.

Melvin Keihn and Bryce Brand should get a lot more snaps as they're next on the depth chart.

But the injury news didn't stop there.

Maryland hosts FCS school Towson on Saturday.

Cornerback Antwaine Richardson is also day-to-day and now in concussion protocol.

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