Maryland struggling ATS vs. Big Ten
IOWA CITY, IA (The Spread) - Maryland has struggled to cover versus Big Ten opponents, which is something bettors should consider when the Terps visit Iowa today.
According to oddsmakers from online sports book BetDSI, the Hawkeyes are 6-point home favorites versus the Terps while the over/under total for today's 3:15PM ET tip off is sitting at 134.5 points. Iowa opened as 3.5-point favorites before the line jumped up to 6, while the total opened at 133.5 before climbing as well.
The Terps are winless at 0-4 against the spread in their last four games versus conference opponents and they're 0-4 ATS in their last four games over that same span. They're 1-4 against the number in their last five games following a win as well.
Of course, the Hawkeyes haven't fared much better in conference play. They're just 5-11 against the spread in their last 16 games versus Big Ten opponents and they're 8-18 against the number in their last 26 games overall.
Something has to give in this matchup today.