Maryland a 6-point underdog at Iowa
IOWA CITY, IA (TheSpread) – No. 16 Maryland looks to stay in the mix in the Big Ten when it hits the road today to face Iowa at 3:15PM ET.
Maryland is 19-4 on the season, 7-3 in the Big Ten, 3-3 on the road and 8-11-1 against the spread. Iowa is 14-8 on the season, 5-4 in the Big Ten, 10-3 at home and 8-10 against the spread. Iowa and Maryland last met in 2013 with Iowa picking up a 71-60 win on the road, covering a 3-point spread in the process.
According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, Iowa is the favorite at home, as the Hawkeyes are getting odds of -6 points against Maryland today. The over/under total for the game has yet to be set.
Maryland has lost three of its last four road games coming into today and the Terrapins are just 2-6 against the spread in their last eight games overall. Iowa is coming off a 72-54 win at Michigan this week, but the Hawkeyes had lost three straight prior to that and they are just 1-2 in their last three at home. Iowa is 1-3 against the spread in its last four while hitting the over in six of its last eight games.