The Maryland Terrapins (1-0, 0-0 Big Ten) (2-0) early in the season are ready for a Big Ten matchup against the Illinois Fighting Illini (1-2, 1-0 Big Ten) at Memorial Stadium in Champaign, Illinois.
FOOTBALL BETTING TRENDS
Illinois Fighting Illini
Illinois is 1-5 ATS in its last 6 games
Illinois is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games
Illinois is 2-5 ATS in its last 7 games at home
Illinois is 1-6 SU in its last 7 games at home
Maryland is 4-2 ATS in its last 6 games
Maryland is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
Maryland is 4-10 SU in its last 14 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Maryland’s last 5 games
Maryland is 3-10 ATS in its last 13 games on the road
Maryland is 1-6 SU in its last 7 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Maryland’s last 5 games on the road.
Illinois has a record of 1-2-0 against the spread this season.
The Fighting Illini have been an underdog by 4.5 points or more two times this year, and covered the spread in one of those games.
Games featuring Illinois have hit the over once this season.
The Fighting Illini have split the two games they’ve played as underdogs this season
The Terrapins have won their only game this season when playing as at least 4.5-point favorites.
The Terrapins are the moneyline favorite for the first time this season.
Illinois couldn’t impress me if they were the only girl in the room on dance night.
On Saturday Virginia built up a quick 14-0 lead and never looked back.
Illini struggled getting off the field with absolutly no pass rush as sack leader Keith Randolph watched from the sideline with an injury.
I know this is a road game for Terps and they’ve struggled to cover as a road chalk,but right now they are the better team and you best kick your opponent when they are still trying to get up from last weeks loss.
Prediction: Maryland (-7.5)