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Northwestern Wildcats vs Maryland Terrapins 2/18/2020 Predictions, Preview and Spread
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Northwestern Wildcats vs Maryland Terrapins 2/18/2020 – On Tuesday, the strongest team from the Big Ten Conference Maryland Terrapins will take on the weakest team Northwestern Wildcats from Xfinity Center in College Park, Maryland. The best sportsbooks are out with their pics and predictions of this unbalanced conference play. Maryland Terrapins are sitting at the top of the Big Ten for a long time, while Northwestern Wildcats is sitting at the bottom. The Wildcats have never moved ahead this season and this will be their toughest game in the Big Ten.
Northwestern Wildcats vs Maryland Terrapins 2/18/2020
Out of 14 conference games, the Wildcats have won just a single game and they are 6-18 with their overall record. North Western has struggled to make ends meet as their weak offensive and the defensive unit failed in most of their games. In their last game, they lost against Penn State Nittany Lions with a final score of 77-61. It turns out that the Wildcats already decided to accept their fate this season and getting past Maryland looks impossible. Their top scorer Miller Kopp is touching close to an average of close to 14 points per game.
Players to watch: M. Kopp F (24 GP 31.8 MIN 13.2 PTS 3.6 REB 1.4 AST 0.4 STL 0.2 BLK 1.2 TO 40.8 FG% 87.7 FT% 39.8 3PT%), P. Spencer G (24 GP 29 MIN 10.7 PTS 3.8 REB 3.8 AST 0.8 STL 0.2 BLK 2.5 TO 45.6 FG% 79 FT% 26.7 3PT%), B. Buie G (19 GP 24.1 MIN 10.4 PTS 2 REB 2.6 AST 0.5 STL 0.2 BLK 1.8 TO 37.9 FG% 70.6 FT% 33.3 3PT%).
Maryland Terrapins are a major threat this season with their 21-4 overall record. When it comes to conference play, the Terrapins have won 11 of their 14 games. In their last outing, Maryland defeated Michigan State Spartans with a final score of 67-60. Playing against North Western Wildcats is not a major task for the Terrapins, who holds the 9th position in the nation. Maryland’s top scorer, Anthony Cowan Jr. is touching close to 17 points per game on average.
Players to watch: A. Cowan Jr. G (25 GP 34.4 MIN 16.6 PTS 3.6 REB 4.5 AST 1.1 STL 0.2 BLK 2.2 TO 39.2 FG% 79.3 FT% 34.9 3PT%), J. Smith F (25 GP 30.8 MIN 15.2 PTS 10.2 REB 0.8 AST 0.7 STL 2.3 BLK 1.8 TO 53.8 FG% 74.4 FT% 39.4 3PT%), A. Wiggins G (25 GP 29.2 MIN 10.2 PTS 5.3 REB 1.5 AST 0.8 STL 0.4 BLK 1.8 TO 35.9 FG% 75 FT% 31.1 3PT%).
Northwestern Wildcats vs Maryland Terrapins Betting Predictions
Northwestern is 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games.
Maryland is 7-2 ATS in their last 9 games.
Northwestern Wildcats vs Maryland Terrapins Betting Picks
Sports Betting has never been so easy with all the odds intact for Maryland Terrapins. North Western Wildcats will not stand a chance against a strong squad, especially while playing on their home court.
Moneyline: Look for a moneyline of +955 for the Wildcats, while Maryland holds a moneyline of – 1280.
ATS: +15 is allocated to the Wildcats and -15 for the Terrapins.
Totals: Over 129.5 is out for North Western and under 129.5 is out for Maryland.
Score Prediction: 89-71, Maryland Terrapins.