Big Ten rivals will battle when the Maryland Terrapins (6-5) meet the Rutgers Scarlet Knights (4-7).
Maryland vs. Rutgers Odds
The spread for this matchup is set at 14.5 points, with bookmakers listing Maryland as the favorites.
As for the moneyline, Maryland has -650 odds to pick up the win, while Rutgers is listed at +440 to claim victory.
Finally, the over/under for the game is set at 48.5 points.
How to Watch Maryland vs. Rutgers Live?
- Game Day: Saturday, November 26, 2022
- Game Time: 12:00 PM ET
- TV Channel: BTN
- Location: College Park, Maryland
- Stadium: Capital One Field at Maryland Stadium
Maryland is averaging 396.8 yards per game on offense (61st in the FBS), and rank 75th on the other side of the ball, yielding 382.8 yards allowed per game. Maryland is compiling 28.5 points per game on offense (68th in the FBS), and ranks 66th defensively with 26.3 points allowed per game. Maryland is totaling 248.9 passing yards per game on offense, which ranks them 46th in the FBS. The defense ranks 82nd, giving up 232.9 passing yards per contest. Offensively, Maryland ranks 70th in the FBS with 147.9 rushing yards per game. Meanwhile, the defensive unit ranks 69th in rushing yards allowed per contest (149.9). Maryland is putting up a 41.6% third-down conversion rate on offense, which ranks them 49th in the FBS. On defense, the defense ranks 104th, giving up a 42.5% third-down percentage. With 13 forced turnovers (92nd in the FBS) against 11 turnovers committed (13th in the FBS), Maryland (+2) has the 53rd-ranked turnover margin in college football.
Rutgers’ offense has been a bottom-25 unit in total offense this season, registering 294.5 total yards per game, which ranks eighth-worst in the FBS. On defense, it ranks 26th with 331.8 total yards ceded per contest. Rutgers ranks 13th-worst in points per game (19.0), but it has been more effective defensively, ranking 92nd in the FBS with 28.5 points surrendered per contest. On the offensive side of the ball, Rutgers is a bottom-25 passing attack, accumulating only 161.8 passing yards per game (10th-worst). On the bright side, it is excelling on the other side of the ball, surrendering only 188.1 passing yards per contest (21st-best). Rutgers ranks 92nd in the FBS with 132.7 rushing yards per game on offense, and it ranks 59th with 143.7 rushing yards allowed per contest on the defensive side of the ball. Rutgers’ offense has not been getting things done on third down, ranking eighth-worst in the FBS with a 30.2% third-down conversion percentage. It has been better on the defensive side of the ball, giving up a 35.1% third-down rate (40th-ranked). Rutgers owns a -7 turnover margin this season, which ranks 100th in the FBS.
Maryland vs. Rutgers Betting Analysis
Maryland Betting Insights
Maryland has compiled a 5-6-0 record against the spread this season. Maryland has 1-1 ATS when playing as at least 14.5-point favorites. Maryland games have finished with a final combined score above the over/under five times this season. The Terrapins have won six of the seven games they were favored on the moneyline this season (85.7%). The Terrapins have played as a moneyline favorite of -650 or shorter in only two games this season, and they won both.
Scarlet Knights Betting Insights
Rutgers has covered the spread six times over 11 games with a set total. In games they have played as 14.5-point underdogs or more, the Scarlet Knights have an ATS record of 1-2. Games involving Rutgers have hit the over on six occasions this season. The Scarlet Knights have been underdogs in six games this season and won one (16.7%) of those contests. This season, the Scarlet Knights have won one of their four games when they’re the underdog by at least +440 on the moneyline.
Maryland vs. Rutgers Against The Spread & Betting Records
|Point Total AVG||60.5||61.5||59.4|
|Implied Total AVG||37.2||37.3||37.0|
|Moneyline Favorite Record||6-1||4-1||2-0|
|Moneyline Underdog Record||0-4||0-1||0-3|
|Point Total AVG||46.1||46.3||45.9|
|Implied Total AVG||32.3||32.3||32.2|
|Moneyline Favorite Record||2-0||1-0||1-0|
|Moneyline Underdog Record||1-5||0-3||1-2|
Players to Watch
- With 4.0 TFL, 67 tackles, and two interceptions in 11 games, Beau Brade has been a key piece of the Terrapins’ defensive unit in 2022.
- As part of the Terrapins’ defense, Jaishawn Barham has totaled 3.0 sacks to go with 5.0 TFL and 46 tackles in 11 games.
- With 55 tackles and two interceptions in 11 games, Dante Trader Jr. has been an important part of the Terrapins’ defensive unit in 2022.
- Ahmad McCullough, as part of the Terrapins’ defensive unit, has posted 2.0 TFL and 45 tackles in 11 games.
- On defense, Avery Young has helped lead the charge with one interception to go with 58 tackles, 2.0 TFL, one sack, and two passes defended in 11 games.
- The Scarlet Knights’ Christian Izien has amassed 1.5 sacks to go with 3.0 TFL and 57 tackles in 11 games.
- In 11 games for the Scarlet Knights, Tyreem Powell has collected 48 tackles, 5.0 TFL, and four sacks.
- With 54 tackles and 4.0 TFL in 11 games, Deion Jennings has been providing a big boost on defense for the Scarlet Knights.
Maryland vs. Rutgers Predictions and Pick
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Our pick to win this matchup is Maryland, and we predict that Maryland will cover the spread (Maryland -14.5). Finally, we see the scoring in this one going over the posted total of 48.5 points.