The No. 3 seed Indiana Hoosiers (21-10, 12-8 Big Ten) and the No. 6 seed Maryland Terrapins (21-11, 11-9 Big Ten) will look to advance in the Big Ten tournament on Friday as they meet at 9:00 PM.
Friday’s matchup between the Hoosiers and the Terrapins features the Hoosiers as slim 2-point favorites. The game’s point total is 134.5.
Indiana vs. Maryland Odds
Point Spread for Indiana vs. Maryland
The spread for this matchup is set at 2 points, with sportsbooks listing Indiana as the favorite.
Indiana vs. Maryland Moneyline
As for the moneyline, Indiana has -134 odds to pick up the win, while Maryland is listed at +113 to claim victory.
Finally, the total for the game is set at 134.5 points.
Game Time and How to Watch
- Game Day: Friday, March 10, 2023
- Game Time: 9:00 PM ET
- TV Channel: Big Ten Network
- Location: Chicago, Illinois
- Arena: United Center
Indiana vs. Maryland Betting Trends
Indiana is 14-16-1 against the spread this year. The Hoosiers have been chosen as favorites in 20 games this year and have walked away with the win 16 times (80%) in those games. Indiana’s games this year have gone over the total in 18 out of 32 opportunities (56.2%).
Against the spread, Maryland is 20-11-1 this year. The Terrapins have won 11.1% of the games this season they were the underdog on the moneyline (1-8). Maryland’s games this year have hit the over on 11 of 32 set point totals (34.4%).
Indiana vs. Maryland Key Players to Watch
Trayce Jackson-Davis is tops on his team in points (20.5), rebounds (11) and assists (3.9) per contest, shooting 57.1% from the field. At the other end, he posts 0.8 steals and 2.8 blocked shots (fifth in the country). Jalen Hood-Schifino puts up 13.4 points, 4.1 rebounds and 3.8 assists per game, shooting 42.1% from the floor and 36.3% from downtown with 1.2 made 3-pointers per game. Race Thompson averages 7.9 points, 5.1 rebounds and 1 assists per game, shooting 48.1% from the floor. Miller Kopp puts up 7.9 points, 2.5 rebounds and 1.1 assists per game, shooting 48.9% from the floor and 45.2% from beyond the arc with 1.8 made 3-pointers per game.
Julian Reese is the Terrapins’ top rebounder (7.3 per game), and he averages 11.4 points and 1 assists. The Terrapins receive 11.6 points, 6 rebounds and 1.6 assists per game from Donta Scott. The Terrapins receive 11.4 points, 4.3 rebounds and 2.5 assists per game from Hakim Hart.
What you need to know about the Indiana Hoosiers
A total of 11 out of Indiana’s 20 Big Ten games this season have gone over the point total. With 75.3 points per game on offense, the Hoosiers rank 95th in college basketball. On defense, they surrender 68.5 points per contest, which ranks 129th in college basketball. Indiana is averaging 33.1 boards per game (97th-ranked in college basketball). It is ceding 30.9 rebounds per contest (171st-ranked).
Indiana is 324th in college basketball with 5.8 threes per game this year. Meanwhile, it ranks 28th with a 37.6% shooting percentage from downtown. The Hoosiers are ceding 7.4 three-pointers per game (202nd-ranked in college basketball). They are allowing opponents to shoot 33% (121st-ranked) from downtown.
The Hoosiers have a 4-6 record against the spread while finishing 6-4 overall in their past 10 games. In its past 10 games, Indiana has gone over the total five times. Indiana has been putting up 68.2 points per game in its last 10 appearances, an average that’s significantly lower than the 75.3 it has scored over the course of the 2022-23 campaign. Indiana’s defense has been more porous lately, as the team has given up 70.7 points per game over its past 10 compared to the 68.5 points per game its opponents are averaging this season.
What you need to know about the Maryland Terrapins
In Maryland’s 21 chances this season in Big Ten action, the combined scoring has gone over the point total seven times. With 70.7 points scored per game and 62.9 points allowed, the Terrapins are 199th in the nation offensively and 26th on defense. Maryland is 193rd in the country in rebounds per game (31.5) and 58th in rebounds allowed (29).
Beyond the arc, Maryland is 242nd in the country in 3-pointers made per game (6.8). It is 249th in 3-point percentage at 32.9%. In 2022-23 the Terrapins are 17th-best in college basketball in 3-pointers conceded (5.6 per game) and 74th in defensive 3-point percentage (32%).
The Terrapins have a 6-4 record against the spread while going 6-4 overall in their last 10 games. In its past 10 games, Maryland has gone over the total four times. While Maryland is posting 70.7 points per game in 2022-23, it has fallen short of that in its past 10 games, amassing 70.6 points per contest. Over their past 10 games, the Terrapins are surrendering 62.2 points per contest, 0.7 fewer points than their season average (62.9).
Indiana vs. Maryland Prediction & Pick
Our pick to win this matchup is Maryland, and we predict that Maryland will cover the spread (Indiana -2). Finally, we see the scoring in this one going over the posted total of 134.5 points.
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