Can Indiana topple Maryland at home?
No. 12 Indiana looks to close out a perfect record at home today when it hosts No. 14 Maryland at 4:30PM ET on CBS.
According to oddsmakers at BetDSI, Indiana is the slight favorite at home today, as the Hoosiers are getting odds of -5 points against Maryland. The over/under total for the contest has been set at 148 points.
Both teams are 24-6 on the season. Indiana is 14-3 in the Big Ten, 16-0 at home and 16-14 against the spread. Maryland is 12-5 in the Big Ten, 4-5 on the road and 13-15-1 against the spread. The home team has won five of the last six in this series and has covered in four of the six meetings. This is the first meeting between these two this season.
Indiana is unbeaten at home this season and 11-5 against the spread in those 16 games. Maryland has struggled on the road, as the Terps have a losing record and are just 3-5-1 against the spread. They have dropped their last two road games. Indiana has won four straight coming into this game and while it doesn’t have much impact on the season, as IU has won the Big Ten regular-season title, the Hoosiers are still trying to improve their tournament seeding. Expect a solid showing against Maryland today.
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