The Washington Times - October 18, 2008, 03:14PM

Just quick hits before leaving the press box…

* It’s Maryland‘s first shutout since last year’s regular season finale at N.C. State.


* It’s the first time Maryland was shut out then shut out an opponent the next game since 1957.

* It’s Wake’s first shutout loss since its 1998 season opener (42-0vs. Air Force)

* It’s Wake’s first ACC shutout loss since 1996 (52-0 at Maryland)

* Maryland shut out a ranked opponent for the first time since 1955 (7-0 vs. #1 UCLA)

—- Patrick Stevens