Huskies visit Terrapins in Week 3 NCAAF clash
Connecticut Huskies vs Maryland Terrapins Odds
Connecticut travels to Maryland on Saturday, hoping to boost its 1-1 mark in Week 3 action with a victory over the Terrapins.
They bring a 2-0 record (1-1 ATS) to the Week 3 battle against the 1-1 Huskies, who are 1-0-1 ATS against the spread. Over under bettors have seen Maryland go 1-0 so far and the Huskies go 0-2.
Power Rankings / Prediction: The power rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Terrapins rated this week at No. 69 and the Huskies sitting at No. 42. It may or may not play a role in OddsShark score prediction models that turned out a 33-21 result in favor of the Huskies this week.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Maryland's No. 95-ranked offense, averaging 21.5 PPG, against a Huskies defense that ranks No. 3 this week at 5 PPG. The Terrapins aerial game is averaging 167.5 yards per game, more than the Huskies secondary allows through the air, 130 YPG per game.
Connecticut was a 10-7 loser in its last match at home against North Carolina State. They earned a push of the 3-point spread as underdogs, while the total score of 17 sent UNDER bettors to the payout window. The Huskies suffered a Week 2 loss against North Carolina State in their last game, falling 10-7 at Rentschler Field.
In their last action, Maryland was a 36-27 winner on the road against Temple. They covered the 8.5-point spread as underdogs, while the combined score (63) was profitable news for OVER bettors. In their last game, the Terrapins were Week 2 winners, coming out on top of the Owls by a score of 36-27.
Connecticut Huskies Trends:
When playing in September are 5-5
When playing on grass are 4-6
After being outgained are 3-7
When playing outside the conference are 5-5
Maryland Terrapins Trends:
When playing in September are 6-4
When playing on grass are 3-7
After outgaining opponent are 3-7
When playing outside the conference are 6-4
A few Huskies at Terrapins trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Connecticut's last 7 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Connecticut's last 6 games on the road
Connecticut is 5-8-2 ATS in its last 15 games
Connecticut is 1-4-1 ATS in its last 6 games on the road
Maryland is 2-8 SU in its last 10 games
Maryland is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games at home
Maryland is 1-8 ATS in its last 9 games
Maryland is 0-5 ATS in its last 5 games at home
Connecticut at Western Michigan, Saturday, September 22
Maryland at West Virginia, Saturday, September 22