Minnesota vs Maryland: College Basketball Betting Lines, Odds and Trends – January 23, 2021

Posted By Staff on January 23, 2021

The No. 17 Minnesota Golden Gophers (11-4) are 6.5-point favorites as they look to build on an 11-game home win streak when they take on the Maryland Terrapins (7-7) on Saturday, January 23, 2021 at Williams Arena. The game airs at 2:00 PM ET on BTN. The matchup’s over/under is 145.

The betting insights in this article reflect betting data from DraftKings as of January 23, 2021, 2:16 AM ET. See table below for current betting odds and CLICK HERE to bet at DraftKings Sportsbook.

Betting Odds

Minnesota Betting Information

  • The Golden Gophers have put together a 7-6-1 record against the spread this season.
  • The Golden Gophers are an even 2-2-1 against the spread this season when they are at least a 6.5-point favorite.
  • In 50% of their games this season (7/14), the Minnesota and their opponents have outscored the set over/under.

Against the Spread (ATS) records are only reflective of games that had odds on them.

Minnesota Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Marcus Carr 15 20.6 3.9 5.5 1.1 0.1 2.2
Liam Robbins 15 13.8 7.3 0.9 0.7 2.6 0.9
Both Gach 15 10.2 5.2 2.8 0.8 0.1 1.1
Gabe Kalscheur 15 9.8 2.8 1.8 0.7 0.1 1.2
Brandon Johnson 14 8.1 6.0 0.6 0.8 0.8 0.8

Maryland Betting Information

  • Maryland holds a losing record ATS this season, covering five times and failing to cover seven times.
  • When playing as at least a 6.5-point underdog, the Terrapins manage an even 2-2 record against the spread.
  • 33.3% of Maryland’s 12 games this season have missed the over/under.
  • In their last game, the Terrapins got a team-high 13 points from Donta Scott in an 87-63 loss to Michigan on Tuesday. They failed to covered the spread as 10.5-point underdogs, and the teams combined to score 150 points to hit the over on the 141 point total.

Against the Spread (ATS) records are only reflective of games that had odds on them.

Maryland Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Eric Ayala 13 13.8 3.1 2.3 1.0 0.1 1.7
Donta Scott 15 12.9 6.6 1.8 0.9 0.6 1.7
Aaron Wiggins 15 12.5 5.0 2.9 0.9 0.5 1.4
Hakim Hart 15 9.1 2.9 1.7 0.8 0.1 1.3
Darryl Morsell 14 8.4 4.2 2.7 0.7 0.6 0.5

Total Facts

  • Minnesota’s games this year have resulted in a higher total score than Saturday’s matchup point total (145 points) in 53.3% of opportunities (eight out of 15 matchups).
  • In 42.9% of Maryland’s games this season (6 of 14), the total points scored was more than Saturday’s 145-point over/under.
  • Together, the two teams combine for 149.9 points per game, 4.9 points more than the total of 145 for this game.
  • These two teams give up a combined 142.4 points per game, 2.6 points less than this contest’s over/under.
  • On average, the Golden Gophers have seen a 151.8 over/under in their games this season, 6.8 more points than the over/under in this contest.
  • A difference of 4.5 points separates this contest’s over/under (145 points) and the average total points bet in Terrapins games (140.5 points) this season.

Head to Head

Date Favorite Home Team Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Game Type Result
2/26/2020 Maryland Minnesota -1 134.5 -117 -106 Regular Season 74-73 MD
3/8/2019 N/A Maryland N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 69-60 MD
1/8/2019 N/A Minnesota N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 82-67 MD

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