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Illinois vs. Maryland – College Basketball – Predictions, Betting Lines, Odds and Trends

The Illinois Fighting Illini (10-3, 0-0 Big Ten) are heavily favored (-11.5) to continue a three-game winning streak when they host the Maryland Terrapins (8-5, 0-0 Big Ten) at 7:00 PM ET on Thursday, January 6, 2022 at State Farm Center. The matchup has an over/under of 143.

Illinois vs. Maryland Predictions

Illinois vs. Maryland Betting Odds

Illinois vs Maryland Betting Information
Favorite Spread Total
Illinois -11.5 143 points

Illinois vs. Maryland Last 10 Games

  • Illinois covered the spread six times in its past 10 contests while putting up a 8-2 record straight-up in those games.
  • Illinois’ past 10 games saw eight hit the over.
  • The last 10 Fighting Illini games averaged 142.8 total points, 0.2 fewer points than this matchup’s over/under.
  • In the last 10 games, the Fighting Illini are scoring 1.3 points more per game compared to their season average.
  • Maryland covered the spread four times in its last 10 contests while putting up a 6-4 record straight-up in those games.
  • Maryland and its opponents have combined to hit the over in four of the past 10 games.
  • The last 10 Terrapins games averaged 138.1 total points, 4.9 fewer points than this matchup’s over/under.
  • In the past 10 games, the Terrapins are scoring 69.7 points per game compared to their 70.7 season average.

Illinois vs. Maryland Betting Trends

  • Illinois has compiled a 7-6-0 record against the spread this season.
  • In games they were favored in by 11.5 points or more so far this season, the Fighting Illini went 3-2 against the spread.
  • This season, nine of Illinois’ games have gone over the point total.
  • The Fighting Illini score 13.9 more points per game (80.8) than the Terrapins give up (66.9).
  • Illinois is 7-4 against the spread and 10-1 overall when scoring more than 66.9 points.
  • Maryland has put together a 5-8-0 record against the spread this year.
  • Maryland games have finished with a final combined score above the over/under five times this year.
  • The Terrapins score 6.1 more points per game (70.7) than the Fighting Illini give up to opponents (64.6).
  • When it scores more than 64.6 points, Maryland is 5-5 against the spread and 8-2 overall.

Illinois vs. Maryland Over/Under Trends

  • This season, Illinois games have hit the over on this matchup’s 143-point total seven times.
  • In Maryland’s 13 games this season, four have finished with more combined scoring than Thursday’s total of 143.
  • Together, the two teams combine for 151.5 points per game, 8.5 points more than the total of 143 for this contest.
  • These two teams surrender a combined 131.5 points per game, 11.5 points less than this contest’s over/under.
  • This season the average total for Fighting Illini games is 142.4 points, 0.6 fewer than the over/under of 143 points for this contest.
  • A difference of 4.5 points separates this matchup’s over/under (143 points) and the average total points bet in Terrapins’ games (138.5 points) this season.

Illinois Team Leaders

  • Kofi Cockburn: 18.8 PTS, 9.9 REB, 60.9 FG%
  • Alfonso Plummer: 16.8 PTS, 49.3 FG%, 43.3 3PT% (42-for-97)
  • Coleman Hawkins: 7.9 PTS, 1.1 STL, 48.1 FG%, 30.3 3PT% (10-for-33)
  • Jacob Grandison: 11.7 PTS, 54.6 FG%, 52.8 3PT% (28-for-53)
  • Trent Frazier: 9.4 PTS, 1.2 STL, 39.6 FG%, 38.2 3PT% (26-for-68)

Maryland Team Leaders

  • Eric Ayala: 15.2 PTS, 38.8 FG%, 33.7 3PT% (29-for-86)
  • Donta Scott: 11.3 PTS, 7 REB, 40.1 FG%, 27.8 3PT% (15-for-54)
  • Fatts Russell: 12.6 PTS, 41 FG%, 34.3 3PT% (12-for-35)
  • Qudus Wahab: 10.1 PTS, 7.4 REB, 62 FG%
  • Hakim Hart: 9.5 PTS, 1.9 STL, 51.9 FG%, 36.1 3PT% (13-for-36)

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