Both are projected as Top 5 programs in 2015-16 and are preseason media favorites to win their respective conferences.
The Tar Heels and Terps have played each other 179 times - with UNC posting a 122-57 advantage - most recently in a 75-63 UNC win on Feb 4, 2014 in the Terps last season in the ACC.
Roy Williams is 13-5 against Maryland since taking the UNC job in 2003.
The news was first reported by Brett McMurphy of ESPN.
Looking Ahead to UNC's 2015-16 Non-Conference Schedule
* Veterans Classic: Temple (@ Naval Academy - Nov. 13, 7pm/CBSSN)
* CBE HOF Classic (Kansas City, Mo. - 11/23-24 - Northwestern, Missouri, Kansas St)
* Maryland (ACC/Big Ten Challenge, 12/1)
* UCLA (in Brooklyn 12/19)
* @ Northern Iowa
UNC To Host Maryland for ACC/Big10 Challenge
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