Don't miss out on the NCAA showdown between the Eagles and Terrapins. The game is starting at 7:00 ET on BTN, and it's hosted by the Terrapins at XFINITY Center in College Park, MD. Get ready to place your bets! The over/under for this non-conference contest is set at 129 points, with the Terrapins being the favored team playing at home against the Eagles.

COPPIN STATE EAGLES VS MARYLAND TERRAPINS BETTING PICK

The Pick: Coppin State Eagles +30

This game will be played at XFINITY Center at 7:00 ET on Thursday, December 28th.

WHY BET THE COPPIN STATE EAGLES:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 76-68 in favor of the Terrapins.
  • Even though we have Maryland winning straight-up, we like Coppin State at +30.
  • The over/under is currently sitting at 129 points, and we like the over with a projected 144 points.

Do the Eagles Have What it Takes on the Road?

Coppin State, who have played 13 games so far this season, have a 1-12 overall record. In their 10 road games, the Eagles are winless at 0-10, but have managed to go 1-1 at home. Coppin State's ATS record stands at 5-7, which is below .500. In their last ten games this season, Coppin State has gone 2-3 ATS.

Looking at their over/under performance through 13 games, Coppin State has an over/under record of 5-7-0, with their games averaging 128.2 points per game on average. The Eagles have an over/under record of 1-2 in their last three games, with their games averaging 127 points per game.

In their latest game, Coppin State offense put up 48 points against James Madison. They recorded an overall field goal percentage of 34.7% and made 1 three. On the offensive front, the Eagles have a season-long field goal percentage of 36%, ranking 411st nationally. When it comes to three-point shooting, they are ranked 414th in terms of percentage and 372nd in three-pointers made.

Currently, the Eagles' defense holds the 158th rank in the nation, allowing 71.3 points per game. Coppin State's three-point defense is currently 146th in the country at 8.3 made threes per game. In terms of overall field goal percentage, opponets have hit 45.3% of their shots vs. Coppin State.

Can Maryland Pull Off a Home Win?

Heading into their 13th game of the season, the Terrapins have a record of 8-4. In their last ten home games, including ones from last year, Maryland has gone 9-1. Examining Maryland's ATS performance, they currently hold a 3-6 record. This season, they have gone 1-3 on the road vs. the spread and 2-3 at home.

Up to this point, games involving Maryland have had an average of 131.2 points per game, with the average over/under line set at 134.3 points. Their over/under record is 2-7-0. The Terrapins' last five games have finished with a combined 142 points per game and an over/under record of 2-3.

In their latest game, Maryland offense put up 69 points against UCLA. They recorded an overall field goal percentage of 41.7% and made 8 threes. The team's top scorer is Jahmir Young, who enters today's matchup with an average of 19.3, while Julian Reese also carries a PPG average of 14 into the game.

Coming into today's game, the Maryland defense is giving up an average of 64.6 points per contest. Maryland will look once again to perform well on defense, holding UCLA to just 31% shooting in their most recent game.