The Maryland Terrapins and the Michigan Wolverines are set to square off in a Big Ten matchup at 7 p.m. ET on Tuesday at the Crisler Center. Michigan is 7-7 overall and 4-2 at home, while the Terrapins are 9-8 overall and 1-2 on the road. The Wolverines have lost three straight games, while Maryland has lost four of its last five.
The Wolverines are favored by 6.5 points in the latest Michigan vs. Maryland odds from Caesars Sportsbook, while the over-under is set at 137. Before entering any Maryland vs. Michigan picks, you’ll want to see the college basketball predictions from the model at SportsLine.
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- Michigan vs. Maryland spread: Michigan -6.5
- Michigan vs. Maryland over-under: 137 points
Featured Game | Michigan Wolverines vs. Maryland Terrapins
What you need to know about Michigan
Michigan was ranked inside the top five early in the season, but it has fallen off quickly. The Wolverines have now lost three consecutive games following their 68-53 setback at Illinois on Friday. They were without leading scorer and rebounder Hunter Dickinson, who is scoring 16.1 points and grabbing 8.8 rebounds
Dickinson was cleared to return from COVID-19 protocol, so he could be available on Tuesday night after having several days to practice. Michigan dominated Maryland last season, winning all three meetings by double digits. The Wolverines have won 17 of their last 20 home games coming into this contest.
What you need to know about Maryland
Maryland is coming off a disappointing performance, as it led by 11 points at halftime against Rutgers on Saturday before shooting 25 percent from the floor in the second half. The Terrapins also turned the ball over nine times, leading to a 70-59 loss. They are currently playing under interim coach Danny Manning after former head coach Mark Turgeon stepped down after eight games.
Senior guard Eric Ayala leads Maryland with 16.0 points and 5.0 rebounds per game, while senior guard Fatts Russell is scoring 12.9 points and dishing out 4.1 assists. Junior forward Donta Scott is scoring 11.9 points and is grabbing a team-high 6.8 rebounds. The Terrapins have only covered the spread once in their last seven games against Michigan.
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