Ohio State vs. Maryland Prediction
No. 7 Ohio State is only laying 3.5 points in College Park tonight against Big Ten rival Maryland at 9:00 p.m. ET. Are the Buckeyes a safe play or is there a better option on the board?
861 Ohio State Buckeyes (-3.5) at 862 Maryland Terps (+3.5); o/u 138.5
9:00 p.m. ET, Monday, February 8, 2021
Venue: XFinity Center, College Park, MD
Ohio State vs. Maryland College Basketball Prediction
The favorite is 5-1 against the spread in the last six meetings between these two teams, while the Buckeyes have covered in four straight road games. They’re also 6-1 against the number in their last seven games when facing an opponent with a winning record, are 4-0 against the spread in their last four games when facing an opponent with a winning home record and are 4-0 ATS in their last four road games when facing an opponent with a home winning percentage.
Maryland, meanwhile, is 0-6 against the spread in its last six home games, is 1-4 against the number in its last five games overall and is 1-6-2 at the betting window in its last nine games as a home underdog. The Terps are also 2-6 against the spread in their last eight games as an underdog.
COLLEGE BASKETBALL PREDICTION: OHIO STATE BUCKEYES -3.5