The Washington Times - October 5, 2008, 11:51AM

There’s a long list of maladies to consider about Maryland’s defense last night.

Like just how the Terps helped Marc Verica look like Peyton Manning for an evening.

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And how Cedric Peerman could score so easily on a run around the left edge on a fourth down in the third quarter.

And how Virginia’s reeling offensive line could look not just competent, but pretty good for much of the night.

But I’ll settle on just how the Terps didn’t realize Kevin Ogletree was an eligible receiver all night.

Um, the guy is wearing No. 20, so there was no chicanery at work. And he did catch a couple touchdowns against Maryland two years ago.

Yet there he was, open time after time. By night’s end, he had 100 yards and a couple more scores.

It got me thinking about just which receivers have done the best against Maryland in the Ralph Friedgen years. So I came up with a list of every wideout to come up with a 100-yard game against the Terps since 2001. (*-that season, even if game was played following January)

A couple of early notes before diving in, though.

* Ogletree joins Talman Gardner (2001-02) and Jerricho Cotchery (2001-03) as the only receivers to have multiple 100-yard games against Maryland since 2001.

* Ogletree produced the 30th 100-yard game against Maryland in the last eight seasons, including the fourth by a Virginia player.

* Maryland’s record under Friedgen when an opposing receiver collects 100 yards is 20-8.

* Since the start of the 2006 season, 12 of the 30 performances on the list were produced – including seven of the top 12.

175: Billy McMullen, Virginia, 2001 (11 catches, 1 TD)
175: Derrick Hamilton, Clemson, 2003 (7 catches, 1 TD)

170: Taylor Jacobs, Florida, 2001* (10 catches, 2 TD)

152: Mikell Simpson, Virginia, 2007 (13 catches)

144: Jerricho Cotchery, N.C. State, 2002 (12 catches, 1 TD)

140: Talman Gardner, Florida State, 2001 (6 catches, 3 TD)

139: Demaryius Thomas, Georgia Tech, 2007 (9 catches, 1 TD)

138: LaReylle Cunningham, California, 2008 (7 catches)

133: Calvin Johnson, Georgia Tech, 2006 (10 catches, 1 TD)
133: Kevin Ogletree, Virginia, 2006 (3 catches, 2 TD)

132: Chris Davis, Florida State, 2006 (8 catches, 1 TD)

129: Chansi Stuckey, Clemson, 2006 (8 catches)

127: Kerry Watkins, Georgia Tech, 2002 (9 catches)

123: Jerricho Cotchery, N.C. State, 2001 (11 catches)

118: Jabar Gaffney, Florida, 2001* (7 catches, 2 TD)

116: P.J. Fleck, Northern Illinois, 2003 (13 catches, 1 TD)

115: Jesse Holley, North Carolina, 2005 (6 catches)

113: P.K. Sam, Florida State, 2003 (3 catches, 1 TD)

109: Talman Gardner, Florida State, 2002 (4 catches, 1 TD)

108: Antonio Brown, West Virginia, 2001 (10 catches)
108: Kelly Campbell, Georgia Tech, 2001 (9 catches)

104: Atrews Bell, Florida State, 2001 (4 catches, 1 TD)
104: Samuel Smith, Florida International, 2006 (2 catches, 1 TD)

102: Chris Day, Troy State, 2001 (7 catches)
102: Sam Aiken, North Carolina, 2002 (10 catches)
102: Jerricho Cotchery, N.C. State, 2003 (6 catches)
102: Ryan Purvis, Boston College, 2007 (10 catches, 2 TD)

101: Dorien Bryant, Purdue, 2006 (8 catches)
101: Tiquan Underwood, Rutgers, 2007 (8 catches, 1 TD)

100: Kevin Ogletree, Virginia, 2008 (5 catches, 2 TD)

Patrick Stevens