The Washington Times - September 13, 2008, 11:23AM

OK, so maybe some of you folks who despise the really early kickoffs have a point.

Maryland is less than an hour from facing a ranked team and the number of people in the stadium already could generously be listed at 5,000.


Not that fans at Byrd show up quickly on a usual day. But in the aftermath of last week, it has to be particularly discouraging.

The Terps are into their stretching, so it’s time to get back to attendance taking. More from that in a bit.