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Albert Chen
August 12, 2002
2001 RECORD: 10-2 (7-1,1st in ACC)FINAL RANKING: No. IIAP, No. 10 coaches' poll
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August 12, 2002

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2001 RECORD: 10-2 (7-1,1st in ACC)
FINAL RANKING: No. IIAP, No. 10 coaches' poll


Points scored in the 2001 regular season, bettering the Terrapins' previous record for an ll-game season of 353, set in 1982.

An opposing coach's view

Against the Terrapins, job No. 1 is to handle Henderson

"You scheme to try and stop E.J. Henderson. He's accounted for in your protection. But he's likely to run right over your blocker. A lot of their blitzes are set up for linebackers Leon Joe and Henderson.... Tailback Bruce Perry is a physical runner who can also make you miss. The question is at quarterback, but coach Ralph Friedgen did a great job getting Shaun Hill to manage the game last year. It was phenomenal that he could teach his system and get them to execute it in one year."

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