Upcoming Free Picks

Tuesday 6/19 Full MLB Board Rapid Fire with Scott Steehn

Scott and our editor Ben Hayes take on the full board today in MLB, covering 15 games in roughly 15 minutes!

Tuesday 6/19 Full MLB Board Rapid Fire with Scott Steehn

Scott and our editor Ben Hayes take on the full board today in MLB, covering 15 games in roughly 15 minutes!

Click here to listen now!

NCAAB

Ohio U vs. Maryland,
12-7-2017 - Pick and Prediction

This is a past game! View all upcoming games instead!

Game Snapshot with Current Line

#711 Ohio U
Bobcats
#712 Maryland
Terrapins

Thursday, December 7, 2017 at 7:00pm

Image licensed from USA Today Sports

Game Stats

Ohio U Bobcats

-

-
ATS
-
O/U
0
PPG
0
OPPG

Maryland Terrapins

-

-
ATS
-
O/U
0
PPG
0
OPPG

Betting Trends

All NCAAB

No betting trends available for this game. Click here to see all available for NCAAB.

Ohio Bobcats (4-3 SU, 1-2-1- ATS, 4-0 O/U) at Maryland Terrapins (7-3 SU, 4-4 ATS, 3-4 O/U)

Ohio University travels to College Park to take on Maryland on Thursday night. The Bobcats are coming off an 80-37 win over Coppin State on Friday. The Terps broke a 2-game losing streak with an overtime win over Illinois, 92-91 on Sunday night.

Bobcats defense leads way against Eagles

In Ohio’s 43-point win over Coppin State, the Eagles were held to 13-of-61 from the field (21.3%) and 3-of-25 from beyond the arc (12%). Ohio State was led by Mike Laster, who had 18 points on 8-of-12 shots, while Kevin Mickle, a grad transfer from Florida Gulf Coast, chipped in with 15 points in 15 minutes. The Bobcats shot 42 percent from the field and 8-of-20 (40%) from 3-point range. They also outrebounded the Eagles by 14 and forced 15 turnovers.

On the season, Ohio is averaging 80.3 points per game on 45.6 percent shooting (36.9% 3pt). They allow 73.4 points per game on 40 percent shooting (31.1% 3pt). Laster leads Ohio in scoring with 16.1 points per game on 49 percent shooting (29.4% 3pt). Junior guard Jordan Dartris adds 14.7 points per game on 41.2 percent 3-point shooting and 43.6 percent overall shooting. Freshman guard Teyvion Kirk chips in with 14.4 points per game and 5.1 rebounds on 47.6 percent shooting.

Fernando saves Terps

Maryland had a 22-point lead in the second half against Illinois before giving it right back, thanks to very sloppy play (25 turnovers). The Terps needed freshman Bruno Fernando (6-10, 240) to put back a last-second shot in regulation to send it to overtime at 75-all. Sophomore guard Anthony Cowan was fouled with less than a second left and made the first foul shot to give Maryland the win (he missed the second on purpose). Cowan led the Terps with 27 points on 9-of-15 shooting in 43 minutes, while sophomore forward Justin Jackson added 20 points and six boards. Sophomore guard Kevin Huerter chipped in with 17 points, seven rebounds and four assists. The Terps shot 59.3 percent from the field and outrebounded the Illini bu 10.

Cowan leads the Terps in scoring with 16.5 points and 4.0 assists, while shooting 48.3 percent from the floor (41.5% 3pt). On the season, the Terps average 78.5 points per game on 49.7 percent shooting (38.5% 3pt), but they also average 16 turnovers per game. On defense, they are giving up 66.3 points per game on 40 percent shooting (30.8% 3pt).

NCAAB Trends:

Ohio is:

n/a

Maryland is:

  • 3-8 ATS last 11 home games.
  • 3-8 ATS last 11 Thursday games.

It’s tough to take a Maryland team that turns it over so much, even against non-pressing teams. They can win games but will have problems covering the big number.

Pick: Ohio U.

Benjamin Hayes

Ben has been a sports writer for over 30 years, dabbling in college and pro basketball, college and pro football, baseball, college lacrosse, minor league baseball and even college gymnastics. He's also been involved in the gaming industry for over 25 years and has been looking to beat the books since he was 13!

Login

Forgot Password?
Forgot your password? Enter your email and we'll send you a reset token:

Return to login
Enter the token from your email and a new password. Don't forget to check your spam folder if you didn't get the email.

Upcoming Free Picks

Wednesday, Jun 20
MLB
#959 Mets 12
#960 Rockies -115
8:40pm
View Pick
Thursday, Jun 21
MLB
#901 Mets 11
#902 Rockies -135
3:10pm
View Pick
#903 Diamondbacks 8
#904 Pirates -110
7:05pm
View Pick
#919 Orioles 7
#920 Nationals -300
7:05pm
View Pick
#905 Cubs -155
#906 Reds 9.5
7:10pm
View Pick
#907 Cardinals 8.5
#908 Brewers -125
8:10pm
View Pick
#915 A's -140
#916 White Sox 10
8:10pm
View Pick
#917 Blue Jays 8
#918 Angels -150
10:05pm
View Pick
#909 Padres 7
#910 Giants -145
10:15pm
View Pick