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The Maryland Terrapins and the North Carolina Tar Heels will both be trying to pick up a win on Saturday when they battle at Dean Smith Center.

Maryland was a 51-50 winner in its last match at home against North Carolina State. They failed to cover the 2.5-point spread as favorites.

In their last action, North Carolina was a 77-72 winner on the road against Florida State. They covered the 3-point spread as underdogs.

Maryland:
Team record: 14-3 SU, 5-5 ATS

The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 5 games when playing on the road against North Carolina
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 6 games on the road
is 3-6 ATS in its last 9 games on the road
is 2-6 ATS in its last 8 games when playing on the road against North Carolina

When playing on Saturday are 8-2
Before playing Boston College are 6-4
After playing North Carolina State are 6-4
After a win are 9-1

North Carolina:
Team record: 11-5 SU, 8-6 ATS

The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 5 games when playing Maryland
The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 5 games when playing at home against Maryland
is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games when playing at home against Maryland
is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games at home

When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing Georgia Tech are 6-4
After playing Florida State are 8-2
After a win are 6-4

Next up:
Maryland home to Boston College, Tuesday, January 22
North Carolina home to Georgia Tech, Wednesday, January 23