Michigan Wolverines vs. Maryland Terrapins - 1/12/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Maryland Terrapins (15-1) at Michigan Wolverines (12-4)
College Basketball: Tuesday, January 12, 2016 at 9:00 pm (Crisler Center)
The Line: Michigan Wolverines 0 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Michigan Wolverines will host the 4th ranked Maryland Terrapins this Tuesday.
The Michigan Wolverines come into this game with a 12-4 record and are currently 6th in the Big Ten. The Wolverines have won 6 out of their last 7 games with their most recent game being a 87-70 loss to Purdue. Through 16 games this season the leading scorer for the Wolverines has been Caris LeVert who is averaging 17.6 points per game and 5.4 rebounds with 5.2 assists. Duncan Robinson is second on the team with 11.8 points per game and 2.9 rebounds.
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The Maryland Terrapins come into this game with a 15-1 record and are currently 1st in the Big Ten. The Terrapins have won their last 9 games this season and will try to make it 10 against Michigan. Through 16 games this season the leading scorer for the Terrapins has been Melo Trimble who is averaging 14.8 points per game and 5.7 assists. Diamond Stone is second on the team scoring 13.1 points per game and 5.4 rebounds.
Maryland is 7-1 against the spread in their last 8 road games. The Terrapins are 9-1 against the spread in their last 10 games vs. Big Ten opponents. Michigan is 1-4 against the spread in their last 5 Tuesday games. The Wolverines are 4-1 against the spread in their last 5 games overall.
The Maryland Terrapins have been one of the best teams in the nation and while Michigan is a good team i dont see them beating Maryland here. I expect Melo Trimble to win this one on the road. Take Maryland in this one.