Maryland vs. Illinois Prediction
Big Ten rivals clash on Sunday night when No. 12 Illinois hosts Maryland at 8:00 p.m. ET from State Farm Center in Champaign, IL.
841 Maryland Terps (+10) at 842 Illinois Fighting Illini (-10); o/u 146.5
8:00 p.m. ET, Sunday, January 10, 2021
Venue: State Farm Center, Champaign, IL
Maryland vs. Illinois College Basketball Prediction
The underdog is 5-0 against the spread in the last five meetings between these two teams while the road team has covered in four of the previous five series matchups. Maryland is also 7-2 against the spread in its last nine games coming off a loss of more than 20 points, while Illinois is 0-4 against the number in its last four games played on Sunday.
The Fighting Illini are just 2-7-1 against the spread in their last 10 games following an ATS win, as well. They’re 0-3-1 against the number in their last four home games versus a team with a losing road record and are 0-3-1 at the betting window in their last four home contests when facing a team with a road winning percentage of less than .400, too.
COLLEGE BASKETBALL PREDICTION: MARYLAND TERPS +10