The Maryland Terrapins (2-0) will battle the SMU Mustangs (2-0) at Capital One Field at Maryland Stadium in College Park, Maryland.
Maryland vs. SMU Odds
The spread for this matchup is set at 3 points, with bookmakers listing Maryland as the favorites.
As for the moneyline, Maryland has -147 odds to pick up the win, while SMU is listed at +118 to claim victory.
Finally, the over/under for the game is set at 72.5 points.
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How to Watch Maryland vs. SMU Live?
- Game Day: Saturday, September 17, 2022
- Game Time: 7:30 PM ET
- TV Channel: Fox Sports 1
- Location: College Park, Maryland
- Stadium: Capital One Field at Maryland Stadium
- Maryland scored just 0.9 more points per game (29.3) than SMU allowed (28.4) last season.
- The Terrapins were 4-1 against the spread and 5-0 overall last season when the team scored more than 28.4 points.
- Maryland racked up 441.1 yards per game last season, 26.5 more yards than the 414.6 SMU allowed per contest.
- When the Terrapins piled up more than 414.6 yards last year, the team was 4-4 against the spread and 6-2 overall.
- Last season, Maryland ran for just (136.5) than SMU allowed per contest (136.5).
- When the Terrapins ran for more than 136.5 yards last season, they had a 4-1 ATS record and a 4-1 overall record.
- SMU put up 7.7 more points per game (38.4) than Maryland surrendered (30.7) last year.
- The Mustangs were 5-4 against the spread and 8-2 overall in games when they put up more than 30.7 points last season.
- SMU averaged 64.1 more yards per game (465.9) than Maryland gave up per matchup (401.8) last season.
- In games that the Mustangs piled up over 401.8 yards last season, the team was 5-3 against the spread and 8-1 overall.
- Last season SMU averaged 161.4 yards per game on the ground, just 9.2 more yards than Maryland allowed per outing (152.2).
- When the Mustangs ran for over 152.2 yards last year they had a 5-1 ATS record and a 7-0 overall record.
Maryland vs. SMU Betting Analysis
Maryland Betting Insights
- Maryland was 5-8-0 against the spread last year.
- As 3-point or greater favorites, Maryland went 3-2 against the spread last season.
- The Terrapins won all four of the games they were favored on the moneyline last season.
- The Terrapins won all four games they played as a moneyline favorite with odds of -147 or shorter.
- Maryland had seven of its 13 games go over the point total last year.
Mustangs Betting Insights
- SMU had five wins in 12 games against the spread last season.
- SMU had one win ATS (1-1) as underdogs of 3 points or more last year.
- The Mustangs split the two games they played as underdogs last season.
- The Mustangs were 0-1 last season when entering a game as the underdog by +118 or more on the moneyline.
- There were six SMU games (out of 12) that hit the over last season.
Maryland vs. SMU Against The Spread & Betting Records
|Point Total AVG||57.7||56.4||59.3|
|Implied Total AVG||34.5||35.0||34.0|
|Moneyline Favorite Record||4-0||2-0||2-0|
|Moneyline Underdog Record||2-6||1-3||1-3|
|Point Total AVG||66.0||67.3||64.7|
|Implied Total AVG||39.3||42.5||36.2|
|Moneyline Favorite Record||6-3||4-1||2-2|
|Moneyline Underdog Record||1-1||0-0||1-1|
Last Season’s Leaders
- As a playmaker on defense, Nick Cross compiled 61 tackles, 2.0 TFL, three sacks, and three interceptions in 13 games last year.
- Sam Okuayinonu posted 6.0 sacks to go with 9.0 TFL and 49 tackles in 13 games.
- Jordan Mosley totaled 72 tackles in 13 games played a season ago.
- On defense in 2021, Tarheeb Still racked up 51 tackles, 2.0 TFL, and one sack over 13 games.
- On defense Delano Robinson, who was on the field for 12 games, totaled 67 tackles, 2.0 TFL, one sack, and one interception.
- DeVere Levelston, who played in 12 games, registered 6.5 sacks to go with 9.0 TFL and 32 tackles.
- In 12 games, Turner Coxe posted 30 tackles, 3.0 TFL, and five sacks.
- With 4.5 sacks to go along with 7.0 TFL and 39 tackles, Gary Wiley made a big impact on D.
Maryland vs. SMU Predictions and Pick
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Our pick to win this contest is SMU, and we project that SMU will cover the spread (Maryland -3). Finally, we see the scoring in this one going under the posted total of 72.5 points.