Ohio State Buckeyes vs Maryland Terrapins 01/07/2020 Odds, Previews and Picks
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Ohio State Buckeyes vs Maryland Terrapins 01/07/2020 – An interesting and important Big Ten Conference game will get underway from Xfinity Center in Mansfield, Massachusetts when Ohio State Buckeyes take on Maryland Terrapins. Ohio State Buckeyes won 11 of their 14 conference games and are currently 1-2 in conference play. As for the Terrapins, They are 12-2 with their overall record and are 2-1 in conference play. The Big Ten Conference has always been a challenge and now the Buckeyes need to take out Maryland, who seems to have the upper hand in this game. Sports betting usa has provided a detailed analysis of this game with all the odds and picks ready for preview.
Ohio State Buckeyes vs Maryland Terrapins 01/07/2020
Ohio State Buckeyes
Ohio State Buckeyes enter this game after their defeat against Wisconsin, the Buckeyes played hard but were forced to settle with a final score of 61-57. This team maintains a decent balance with their scoring and defending. The Buckeyes are touching close to 77 points on average, while their defensive end is surrendering close to 59 points to opponents. As a whole team, Ohio needs a little improvement, especially when they need to take out teams like Maryland Terrapins.
Players to watch: K. Wesson F (14 GP 26.7 MIN 14.7 PTS 9.3 REB 2 AST 0.3 STL 1.4 BLK 2.5 TO 46.1 FG% 76.4 FT% 43.5 3P%), D. Washington Jr. G (12 GP 22.9 MIN 11.8 PTS 2.6 REB 1.4 AST 0.3 STL 0.1 BLK 1.2 TO 45.7 FG% 80 FT% 47.5 3P%), D.J. Carton G (14 GP 22.5 MIN 9.7 PTS 2.9 REB 2.7 AST 0.7 STL 0.2 BLK 2.5 TO 51.1 FG% 70 FT% 38.9 3P%).
Maryland Terrapins seem to be one of those huge threats in the Big Ten with their overall record. The Terrapins are trailing Michigan State by just 1.5 games after defeating Indiana with a final score of 75-59. Maryland seems to be touching close to 76 points per game and they are surrendering close to 62 points to opponents. Maryland has a great opportunity to get past Ohio, but their real issue is against teams like Michigan State Spartans and Penn State.
Players to watch: A. Cowan Jr. G (14 GP 32.9 MIN 16.4 PTS 3.6 REB 4.3 AST 1.4 STL 0.2 BLK 2.1 TO 39.6 FG% 77.3 FT% 35.4 3P%), J. Smith F (14 GP 27.4 MIN 13.5 PTS 9.9 REB 0.9 AST 0.9 STL 2.3 BLK 2 TO 50 FG% 74.7 FT% 32.1 3P%), A. Wiggins G (14 GP 30.3 MIN 11.2 PTS 6.4 REB 1.4 AST 1.1 STL 0.6 BLK 1.8 TO 35.3 FG% 75.7 FT% 29.9 3P%).
Ohio State Buckeyes vs Maryland Terrapins Betting Predictions
Ohio State Buckeyes
Ohio State is 9-3 ATS in their last 12 games.
Terrapins are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games.
Ohio State Buckeyes vs Maryland Terrapins Betting Picks
Some of the top sports books have predicted Maryland to win this game and cover the spread with ease. Buckeyes will struggle to get past a strong defensive unit from the Terrapins.
Moneyline: A +115 moneyline is all set for the Buckeyes and a -135 moneyline is set for the Terrapins.
ATS: An overall spread of 2 is allocated for both teams, with Ohio State holding +2 and Maryland holding -2.
Totals: The total is all set to go over 133 for Ohio and under 133 for Maryland.
Score Prediction: 63-57, Maryland Terrapins.