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NCAA hoops odds preview - Florida State vs. Maryland

Florida State SeminolesMaryland Terrapins
14-8February 08, 2014, 03:00 | Comcast Center13-10

Earning a win and covering the posted spread will be the goals for Florida State when they take on the Maryland Terrapins on Saturday in college hoops betting action.

Maryland battles the Seminoles, currently sitting with a 14-8 mark (12-8 ATS). The OVER/UNDER records, always important for totals bettors, are 10-8-1 for the Terrapins and 6-14 for the Seminoles.

View Florida State Seminoles vs Maryland Terrapins Odds and Stats.

Bettors looking to back visiting Florida State before tip-off in this one found them as 2.5-point underdogs over at Sportsbook.ag earlier.

The power rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Terrapins rated this week at No. 98 and the Seminoles sitting at No. 210.

Maryland lost its last outing, a 75-63 result against North Carolina on February 4. They failed to cover in that game as an 8-point underdog. The Terrapins got 18 points from Dez Wells, but it was North Carolina that prevailed in a 75-63 final on Tuesday at Dean Smith Center.

How They Match Up:
Rebounding is always a key handicapping consideration and Seminoles is ranked No. 119 in NCAA hoops at 35.91 per game. Contrast that with Maryland’s No. 47 mark in the paint. When it comes to three-point shooting, Maryland is the No. 82-ranked team in the country at 6.91 per game, while Florida State rates No. 203 at 5.18 per game.

A few Seminoles at Terrapins trends to consider:
Florida State is 1-5 ATS in its last 6 games
Florida State is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games
Florida State is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games on the road
Florida State is 2-6 SU in its last 8 games on the road
Maryland is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games
Maryland is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games at home
Maryland is 7-3 ATS in its last 10 games when playing Florida State
Maryland is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games when playing Florida State

Next up:
Florida State home to Miami, Monday, February 10th
Maryland at Virginia, Monday, February 10th