Maryland vs. Wisconsin - 2/13/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Wisconsin Badgers (15-9) at Maryland Terrapins (22-3)
College Basketball: Saturday, February 13, 2016 at 6:30 pm (Xfinity Center)
The Line: Maryland Terrapins -9.5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Wisconsin Badgers and Maryland Terrapins meet Saturday at the XFINITY Center.
The Wisconsin Badgers look to build on their impressive six-game winning streak. The Wisconsin Badgers are averaging 69.7 points on 43.4 percent shooting and allowing 64.8 points on 42.8 percent shooting. Nigel Hayes is averaging 17.3 points and 3.4 assists while Bronson Koenig is averaging 13.3 points and 2.4 rebounds. Ethan Happ is the third double-digit scorer and Vitto Brown is grabbing five rebounds. The Wisconsin Badgers are shooting 35.5 percent from beyond the arc and 70.8 percent from the free throw line. The Badgers are allowing 38.3 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 36 rebounds per game. The Wisconsin Badgers have won 10 of their last 15 road games.
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The Maryland Terrapins look to build on their solid five-game winning streak. The Maryland Terrapins are averaging 77 points on 49.7 percent shooting and allowing 64 points on 39.8 percent shooting. Melo Trimble is averaging 14.4 points and 5.3 assists while Diamond Stone is averaging 13 points and 5.6 rebounds. Robert Carter is grabbing 6.8 rebounds and Rasheed Sulaimon is dishing 3.4 assists. The Maryland Terrapins are shooting 35.8 percent from beyond the arc and 76.3 percent from the free throw line. The Terps are allowing 29.7 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 37.4 rebounds per game. The Maryland Terrapins haven’t lost a home game since December 4th of 2014.
The Badgers are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 road games and 6-0 ATS in their last 6 games overall. The Terrapins are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 home games and 13-5 ATS in their last 18 vs. Big Ten. The home team is 6-1 ATS in the last 7 meetings.
We know Maryland is one of the better teams in the country, but Wisconsin is no pushover and has found its footing as of late and is competing at a high level. Not sure how anyone can leave this many points on the table.