Terps not strong ATS at home
No. 4 Maryland looks to improve on its play at home when it hosts No. 18 Purdue, which has been strong on the road, when the two meet today at 4PM ET on ESPN.
According to oddsmakers at RealBets, Maryland is favored at home, as the Terrapins are getting odds of -4.5 points against Purdue. The over/under total for the game has been set at 138 points.
Maryland is ½ a game out of the Big Ten race at 9-2 with a 20-3 overall record. The Terrapins are 11-12 against the spread this season and they definitely struggle to cover at home despite being 12-0 on their own floor. The Terps are just 5-7 against the spread this season at home and 10-17-1 ATS at home since 2014.
Purdue has been somewhat surprising this season, as the Boilermakers are 19-4 overall and 7-3 in the Big Ten. Purdue is 12-7 against the spread and 4-2 on the road straight up. However, the Boilermakers have been very good at covering on the road. Purdue is 11-5 ATS on the road since 2014 and 17-9 ATS since 2013.