Michigan vs. Maryland Prediction
Big Ten rivals meet in Maryland on Thursday night when the Terps host the Michigan Wolverines at 8:00 p.m. ET. Will the Wolverines stay unbeaten while also covering as a 2-point road favorite or is there a better play on the board tonight in this conference clash?
737 Michigan Wolverines (-2) at 738 Maryland Terps (+2); o/u 141
8:00 p.m. ET, Thursday, December 31, 2020
Venue: XFinity Center, College Park, MD
Michigan vs. Maryland College Basketball Prediction
The road team has covered in five of the last seven meetings between these two teams, while the Wolverines are 4-0 against the spread in their last four games as a road favorite. Michigan is also 4-1 at the betting window in its last five games overall, is 4-1 against the spread in its last five games as a favorite and is 5-2 at the betting window in its last seven road games.
Meanwhile, the Terps are just 1-3-2 against the spread in their last six games when listed as a home underdog and have failed to cover in five of their last seven games coming off an ATS win. Maryland is also just 2-5 at the betting window in its last seven home games versus an opponent with a winning road record and 1-4 against the number in its last five games played on Thursday.
COLLEGE BASKETBALL PREDICTION: MICHIGAN WOLVERINES -2