Purdue (7-3, 2-1) withstood a rally by visiting Maryland (5-3, 0-2) to win 73-70 on Christmas Day. Maryland had 2 chances to tie the game in the last 19 seconds, first after Maryland's Darryl Morsell was fouled on a 2-point attempt, but he missed both free throws. Trevion Williams grabbed the rebound, was fouled and made 1 of 2 from the line. Then the Terps' Eric Ayala missed a 3-point attempt with 6 seconds left. The Boilers had four players in double figures – Brandon Newman (17 points), Eric Hunter (16), Jaden Ivey (11) and Trevion Williams (10). Maryland also had four double-digit scorers led by Donta Scott with 15.