Maryland now favored over WVU
COLUMBUS, OH (The Spread) - No. 5 West Virginia takes on No. 4 Maryland tonight at 8:40PM ET and the spread has jumped the fence in this March Madness contest.
According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Terps are now 1-point favorites over the Mountaineers after Maryland opened as a 1-point underdog. (Some sports books opened this game as a pick'em.)
The Mountaineers are winless at 0-4 against the spread in their last four games versus Big Ten opponents but are 14-5-1 against the number in their last 20 NCAA Tournament games. They're 6-2 ATS in their last eight games overall.
The Terps, meanwhile, are 6-1 against the spread in their last seven games overall but are just 3-7 ATS in their last 10 NCAA Tournament games. They're also 2-5-1 at the betting window in their last eight non-conference games.