Alabama Crimson Tide vs Maryland Terrapins Odds & Info
|Game||Alabama Crimson Tide vs Maryland Terrapins|
|Date & Time||Monday March 22, 2021, 8:45 PM (EDT)|
Bankers Life Fieldhouse
ALA -6 ; Total 138
The NCAA Tournament will continue on Monday with a second round matchup between the Maryland Terrapins and the Alabama Crimson Tide. The tenth-seeded Terrapins (17-13) have won seven of their last ten games and are allowing 65.0 points per contest. On Saturday, Maryland limited UConn to 32 percent shooting during a 63-54 victory. The Terrapins led by 11 at halftime and shot 51 percent from the field.
Maryland G Eric Ayala led all scorers with 23 points on 8-for-14 shooting and grabbed five rebounds. Aaron Wiggins chipped in 14 points and five rebounds for the Terrapins.
The Alabama Crimson Tide finished in first place in the SEC Conference with a 16-2 record and rank 34th in the country in scoring (79.6 ppg). In the first round, Alabama outscored Iona by 12 points in the second half to pull away for a 68-55 victory. The second-seeded Crimson Tide (25-6) dominated the Gaels on the glass by a 42-26 margin and shot 47 percent from the field.
SEC Player of the Year Herbert Jones tallied a game-high 20 points on 8-for-15 shooting and pulled down six boards. John Petty Jr. added ten points and seven rebounds for the Crimson Tide.
Recent Betting Trends
- Terrapins are 3-7 ATS in their last 10 games following a straight up win.
- Crimson Tide are 0-5 ATS in their last 5 NCAA Tournament games as a favorite.
- Under is 6-1 in Terrapins last 7 overall.
- Under is 6-2 in Crimson Tide last 8 overall.
- Under is 4-1 in Crimson Tide last 5 neutral site games.
Free NCAAB Pick:
Alabama ranks 15th nationally in defensive efficiency and Maryland ranks 132nd in that category. The Crimson Tide are a slightly better offensive team as well and shoot the three ball better. Take Alabama to win and cover. Final Score Prediction, Alabama Crimson Tide win 75-63.