|Game||Wisconsin Badgers vs Maryland Terrapins|
|Date & Time||Tuesday January 14, 2020, 9:00 PM (EST)|
Kohl Center 601, West Dayton Street, State-Langdon, Madison, Dane County, Wisconsin, 53703, USA
WIS -2.5 Total 124
The No. 12 ranked Maryland Terrapins visit Kohl Center in Madison, Wisconsin on Tuesday for a Big Ten battle against the Wisconsin Badgers. Maryland fell to 13-3 overall and 3-2 in the Big Ten following its 67-49 loss to Iowa on Friday. The 49 points scored by Maryland was a season-low. Jalen Smith led the Terrapins in the loss with 13 points. Maryland used 11 players in the first half trying to find a way to solve the Iowa defense but trailed at the half 38-24.
Anthony Cowan Jr. leads Maryland in scoring and assists with averages of 16.2 points and 4.1 assists per game. Jalen Smith is the second leading scorer and leading rebounder with averages of 13.3 points and 9.4 rebounds per game. The Terrapins have three players averaging double-figures in scoring.
Wisconsin improved to 10-6 overall and 3-2 in Big Ten play following it's 58-49 victory over Penn State on Saturday. Micah Potter led the Badgers with 24 points including 18 points during the first half and pulled down a team-high 13 rebounds. Wisconsin bounced back well from a one-point loss to Illinois earlier in the week that snapped the Badgers four-game winning streak.
Nate Reuvers is the leading scorer for Wisconsin with an average of 13.7 points per game. Micah Potter is the leading rebounder for Wisconsin with an average of 6.5 per game, while D'mitrik Trice leads the Badgers in assists with an average of 3.2 per game. Just two players for Wisconsin are averaging double figures in scoring.
Recent Betting Trends
- Maryland is 2-5 ATS in its last 7
- The UNDER has cashed in 4 of the Terrapins last 5
- Wisconsin is 5-1 ATS in its last 6
- The UNDER has cashed in 4 of the Badgers last 5
Expect a low-scoring game between Maryland and Wisconsin. The UNDER is a solid play here but the best play is Wisconsin. Maryland has failed to cover 5 of its last 7 while the Badgers have covered the number in 5 of their last 6. Wisconsin will win straight up in a defensive struggle but Maryland will keep the score close to pull out the cover. Final Score Prediction Wisconsin Badgers win but falls short ATS 61-60.