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Maryland Terrapins vs Boston College Eagles Odds
Boston College looks to cover the Eagles-Terrapins pointspread on Tuesday and improve its overall 11-14 mark when they host Maryland in college basketball wagering action.
Boston College battles the Terrapins, currently sitting with a 18-7 mark (8-9-1 ATS). The OVER/UNDER records, always important for totals bettors, are 13-5 for the Eagles and 8-8 for the Terrapins.
Bettors looking to go with the Eagles in this one found them listed as 2.5-point underdogs earlier on the NCAA basketball betting menu for Monday's contest. Check for updates as money coming in on the Terrapins was expected to move the line.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Power Rankings at Odds Shark show No. 27-rated Maryland taking on the No. 283-rated Eagles in this contest. The scores prediction computer here indicates a possible 77-66 win for the Terrapins on Tuesday.
How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature Boston College's No. 296-rated squad against Maryland's No. 3-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, Boston College rates No. 77 in the country with 7.2 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 228 nationally with 5.6 per match.
Defensively, Maryland features the nation's No. 72-rated defense on the road, allowing 64.9 points per game. Boston College, meanwhile, comes in at No. 238 nationally in scoring at home.
Maryland won its last outing, an 83-81 result against Duke on February 16. They covered in that game as a 4-point underdog. The Terrapins grabbed an 83-81 win over the Blue Devils on Saturday, behind a 19-point effort from Alex Len at Comcast Center.
In their last action, Boston College was a 69-66 loser on the road against Florida State. They covered the 6-point spread as underdogs. The Eagles got 19 points from Olivier Hanlan, but it was Florida State that prevailed in a 69-66 final on Saturday at Tucker Center.
Maryland Terrapins Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 7-3
Before playing Clemson are 5-5
After playing Duke are 8-2
After a win are 6-4
Boston College Eagles Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 4-6
Before playing Duke are 3-7
After playing Florida State are 2-7
After a loss are 5-5
A few Terrapins at Eagles trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Maryland's last 6 games on the road
Maryland is 1-3-1 ATS in its last 5 games on the road
Maryland is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Boston College is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games at home
Boston College is 2-8 SU in its last 10 games
Maryland home to Clemson, Saturday, February 23
Boston College at Duke, Sunday, February 24