Demon Deacons host Terrapins in Week 12 action
Maryland Terrapins vs Wake Forest Demon Deacons Odds
Wake Forest looks to cover the Demon Deacons-Terrapins point spread this week and improve its overall 5-5 mark when they host Maryland in Week 12 action.
The Demon Deacons currently sports a record of 5-5, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 6-4 ATS. The Terrapins are 2-8 and 2-8 ATS. Betting totals have seen the Demon Deacons post a 6-4 over under record this season, while the Terrapins have gone 5-5 against the number.
Betting Line: Bettors looking to back the visiting Terrapins in this one found them as 10.5-point underdogs on the opening college football point spread. Bookmark the college football odds pages to see where the over under number opens in this game.
Power Rankings / Prediction: The Demon Deacons - Terrapins odds would favor the Demon Deacons if the lines were set according to power ranks. Wake Forest is rated No. 65 in our latest OddsShark poll, while the Terrapins sit at No. 74. Math models based on recent stats and predictive formulas point to a 28-18 win for the Demon Deacons.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Wake Forest's No. 58-ranked offense (28.3 PPG) against a Terrapins defense that ranks No. 96 at 32.4 PPG. The Demon Deacons passing attack has averaged 256.4 yards per game, more than the Terrapins give up through the air (222.3 YPG on average).
In comparing defenses, the Terrapins own the league's No. 110-rated front 7 in terms of stopping the run, allowing 245 yards per game when on the road. Wake Forest, on the other hand, rates No. 109 this week in generating rushing yards at home.
In their last action, Maryland was a 45-21 loser at home against Notre Dame. They failed to cover the 20.5–point spread as underdogs, while the combined score (66) was profitable news for OVER bettors.
Wake Forest was a 31-28 loser in their most recent outing on the road against Clemson. They covered the 16–point spread as underdogs, while the total score (59) made winners of UNDER bettors.
Maryland Terrapins Trends:
When playing in November are 2-8
When playing on turf are 4-6
After being outgained are 3-7
When playing within the conference are 3-7
Wake Forest Demon Deacons Trends:
When playing in November are 3-7
When playing on turf are 4-6
After being outgained are 2-8
When playing within the conference are 4-6
A few Terrapins at Demon Deacons trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Maryland's last 5 games when playing Wake Forest
Maryland is 9-3 SU in its last 12 games when playing Wake Forest
Maryland is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Wake Forest
Maryland is 3-13 SU in its last 16 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Wake Forest's last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Wake Forest's last 5 games when playing Maryland
Wake Forest is 3-6 SU in its last 9 games at home
Wake Forest is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games when playing at home against Maryland
Maryland at North Carolina State, Saturday, November 26
Wake Forest home to Vanderbilt, Saturday, November 26