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Illinois Fighting Illini vs Maryland Terrapins 01/21/2022 Odds, Spread and Game Analysis

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Illinois Fighting Illini vs Maryland Terrapins 01-21-2022 Odds Spread and Game Analysis

Illinois Fighting Illini vs Maryland Terrapins 01/21/2022 – The Illinois Fighting Illini will take on the struggling Maryland Terrapins in an entertaining game from XFINITY Center in College Park, Maryland. The Fighting Illini is sitting at the second spot in the Big 10 Conference play and they have a neat opportunity to rebound from their last defeat. As for the Terrapins, they enter this game sitting at No. 13 on the table. Maryland will enter this game riding a two-game losing streak. The online basketball betting odds have predicted the Fighting Illini to win this game and rebound from their last defeat.

Illinois Fighting Illini vs Maryland Terrapins 01/21/2022

When:Friday, January 21, 7:00 PM ET
Where:XFINITY Center, College Park, Maryland
TV:FS1
Stream:Sofascore
Illinois Fighting Illini vs Maryland Terrapins 01/21/2022
TeamSP/RLTOTALML
Illinois Fighting Illini-7.5 (-107)142.5 o (-107)-400
Maryland Terrapins+7.5 (-107)142.5 u (-107)+300
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Illinois Fighting Illini

The Illinois Fighting Illini won six of their seven conference games and are 13-4 with their overall record. Illinois is right behind Wisconsin and they remain ahead of the Spartans. The Fighting Illini dropped their last game against the Boilermakers with a final score of 96-88. Illinois had Andre Curbelo contribute 20 points in their loss. The Fighting Illini holds the fourth rank in the country when it comes to rebounds as they are averaging 39.4 boards per game. Kofi Cockburn is the bright spot for the Fighting Illini with an average of 21.1 points per game.

Players to watch: K. Cockburn C (GP 14, MIN 29.4, PTS 21.1, REB 11.8, AST 1, STL 0.9, BLK 1, TO 2.1, FG% 58.9, FT% 67.6, 3P% 0), A. Plummer G (GP 17, MIN 30.4, PTS 16.4, REB 2.5, AST 1.1, STL 0.3, BLK 0, TO 1.8, FG% 45.6, FT% 98, 3P% 40.9), T. Frazier G (GP 15, MIN 33.9, PTS 13.4, REB 3.3, AST 3.5, STL 1.4, BLK 0.1, TO 1.9, FG% 41.9, FT% 85.7, 3P% 36.3).

Maryland Terrapins

The Maryland Terrapins have dropped six of their seven conference games this season. Overall, the Terrapins are 9-9 and they continue to trail Minnesota. Maryland lost their last game against the Michigan Wolverines with an 83-64 final score. Out of the last 10 games, the Terrapins have won only four. Eric Ayala takes the lead for the Terrapins with 16.3 points per game. Maryland turned out to be one of the worst teams in the Big 10 and they must go back a long way to make up for their loss.

Players to watch: E. Ayala G (GP 18, MIN 34.4, PTS 16.3, REB 4.7, AST 1.9, STL 0.8, BLK 0.2, TO 1.9, FG% 39.9, FT% 67.5, 3P% 35.9), F. Russell G (GP 18, MIN 31.5, PTS 12.4, REB 3.8, AST 4, STL 0.9, BLK 0.2, TO 2.4, FG% 39.8, FT% 75.6, 3P% 28.6), D. Scott F (GP 18, MIN 32.6, PTS 12.3, REB 6.7, AST 1.1, STL 0.6, BLK 0.8, TO 1.7, FG% 42.8, FT% 74.4, 3P% 30.4).

Illinois Fighting Illini vs Maryland Terrapins Betting Predictions

Trends

Illinois Fighting Illini

llinois are 8-3 ATS in their last 11 games.
The total has gone OVER in 10 of Illinois’ last 13 games.
Illinois are 6-1 SU in their last 7 games.
Illini are 4-2 ATS in their last 6 games against Maryland.
Illinois are 2-7 SU in their last 9 games against Maryland.

Maryland Terrapins

Maryland are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Maryland’s last 7 games.
Maryland are 1-5 SU in their last 6 games.
Terrapins are 1-7 ATS in their last 8 games at home.
Maryland are 6-1 SU in their last 7 games when playing at home against Illinois.

Illinois Fighting Illini vs Maryland Terrapins Betting Picks

Summary: The Fighting Illini has an easy shot at this game with the college basketball betting trends in their favor. Back the Fighting Illini to win and cover the spread with ease. As for Maryland, they need to start from scratch with their overall performance.

Moneyline: -400 is the ML for the Fighting Illini and +300 is the ML for the Terrapins.

ATS: A spread of -7.5 (-107) is out for Illinois and a spread of +7.5 (-107) is out for Maryland.

Totals: Over 142.5 (-107) is the total for Illinois and the same will go under for Maryland.

Score Prediction: 86-76 Fighting Illini wins.