Michigan vs. Maryland Odds
No. 22 Michigan looks to win its fourth straight game on Saturday when it hits the road to face Maryland at Noon ET on the Big Ten Network.
According to oddsmakers at GTBets, Michigan is the favorite on the road in this game, as the Wolverines are getting odds of -15.5 points against the Terrapins. The over/under total for the game has been set at 43 points. This game was originally scheduled for 8PM ET, but the pending hurricane on the East Coast forced the contest to move to noon. Maryland won last year’s meeting in Michigan, 23-16.
Michigan is 3-1 on the season, 2-2 against the spread and 4-0 with the under. After a 24-17 road loss against Utah in the opener, Michigan has since beaten Oregon State, UNLV and BYU by at least 21 points. The Wolverines have one of the top defenses in the country, allowing just 9.5 points and 203.8 yards per game. The offense is putting up 27.8 points and 396.2 yards per contest. Jake Rudock has thrown for 776 yards and four touchdowns this year, but also has five interceptions. De’Veon Smith is leading the offense with 331 rushing yards and four touchdowns. Amara Darboh has added 20 catches for 242 yards and two touchdowns.
Maryland is 2-2 on the season, 2-2 against the spread and 2-1-1 with the over. The Terrapins are coming off a 45-6 loss at West Virginia and they have also lost to Bowling Green, 48-27. Maryland is now allowing 32.8 points and 467.2 yards per game while the offense is averaging 29.5 points and 389.2 yards per game. The offense is led by Brandon Ross, who has 358 rushing yards and two touchdowns. Quarterback Caleb Rowe has thrown for just 381 yards and four touchdowns to go with nine interceptions.