Week 7 odds - Cavaliers vs. Terrapins
|Virginia Cavaliers||Maryland Terrapins|
|2-3||October 12, 2013, 03:30 | Byrd Stadium||4-1|
Getting a win and covering the posted spread will be the goals for the Cavaliers on Saturday when they take on the Terrapins at Byrd Stadium in Week 7 action.
Backers of the Terrapins have seen them go 4-1 and 4-1 ATS so far this season, while the Cavaliers are at 2-3 and 2-3 ATS. In totals betting, the Cavaliers are 3-2, while the Terrapins are 3-2.
View Virginia Cavaliers vs Maryland Terrapins Odds and Stats.
The Power Rankings at OddsShark have the No. 79-rated Cavaliers taking on the No. 91-rated Terrapins in this contest. Handicapping models indicate a 34-18 win for the Terrapins on Saturday.
Virginia lost its last outing, a 48-27 result against Ball State on October 5. Virginia failed to cover in that game as a 3.5-point favorite, while the 75 combined points took the game OVER the total.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Maryland's No. 51-ranked offense, averaging 31.8 PPG, against a Cavaliers defense that ranks No. 71 this week at 27.4 PPG. The Terrapins aerial game is averaging 257.6 yards per game, more than the Cavaliers secondary allows through the air, 191.4 YPG per game.
In comparing defenses, the Cavaliers own the league's No. 20-rated front 7 in terms of stopping the run, allowing 104 yards per game when on the road. Maryland, on the other hand, rates No. 35 this week in generating rushing yards at home.
A few Cavaliers at Terrapins trends to consider:
Virginia is 4-14-1 ATS in its last 19 games
Virginia is 4-11 SU in its last 15 games
Maryland is 6-1 ATS in its last 7 games
Maryland is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
Maryland is 8-17 SU in its last 25 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Maryland's last 7 games
Virginia at Duke, Saturday, October 19th
Maryland at Wake Forest, Saturday, October 19th