The Maryland Eastern Shore Hawks (1-0) will travel to Xfinity Center to go head-to-head with the Maryland Terrapins (1-0) in their home opener. Tip-off is set for 6 p.m. ET on Sunday, November 12, 2017, and it can be seen on BTN2Go.
Maryland Eastern Shore Hawks vs. Maryland Terrapins ATS Preview
In the Hawks’ last game, they easily got past the Valley Forge Patriots, 95-69. Cameron Bacote was the game’s high scorer with 28 points on 11-for-18 shooting. Maryland Eastern Shore played a nearly perfect game. They had a turnover percentage of 9.7 and an effective field goal percentage of 0.621. Valley Forge recorded marks of 13.8 and 0.466, respectively, for those same stats.
The Terrapins will look to maintain momentum after topping the Stony Brook Seawolves in their last matchup, 76-61. Maryland rallied around Justin Jackson, who contributed 11 points and 14 rebounds. Maryland played a nearly perfect game. They had a free throw rate of 0.364 and an offensive rebounding percentage of 27.6. For those same stats, Stony Brook was 0.095 and 12.8, respectively.
Maryland figures to have the advantage on the defensive side of the ball. The Terrapins rank 40th in effective field goal percentage allowed (0.470), while Maryland Eastern Shore is 235th in effective field goal percentage (0.494) since last season.
Maryland Eastern Shore Hawks vs. Maryland Terrapins Betting Prediction
Predictions: SU Winner – Maryland, ATS Winner – Maryland, O/U – Under
Betting Notes (2016-Present):
- The Terrapins rank 103rd in three pointers attempted per game (22.7) while the Hawks rank 195th in three pointers allowed per game (21.8).
- Maryland ranks 38th in assists allowed per game (11.4) while Maryland Eastern Shore ranks 249th (14.6).
- The Terrapins rank 43rd in blocks per game (4.6) while the Hawks rank 203rd (2.7).
- Maryland ranks 154th in rebounds allowed per game (34.9) while Maryland Eastern Shore ranks 299th (38.7).