West Virginia at Maryland Free College Football Picks & Odds
by Tony Sink - 9/8/2014
Saturday, September 13, 2014
Byrd Stadium in College Park
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On Saturday afternoon, the West Virginia Mountaineers and their top 10 passing attack will go up against the Maryland Terrapins, who have played very solid defense through two games. Maryland beat West Virginia 37-0 at home last season.
West Virginia followed up their loss to Alabama with a decisive 54-0 drubbing of Towson last weekend. They gained 606 yards in that game while holding Towson to just 122 yards. The Mountaineers have passed for 360 yards per game this year, which is 10th in the country.
Through two games, Mountaineers quarterback Clint Trickett has completed 75.2 percent of his passes for 713 yards and three touchdowns. Wide receiver Kevin White has 19 catches for 244 yards and one TD.
Maryland was able to score 10 points in the fourth quarter against South Florida last Saturday to pull off the 24-17 win. They committed six turnovers in the win, but they made up for it by converting eight of their 14 third down opportunities. The Terrapins have given up just 12 points per game this season, which is currently 17th in the nation.
Terps quarterback C.J. Brown has 312 passing yards this season with three touchdowns and two interceptions, and he has also rushed for 58 yards and three more scores. Stefon Diggs is the teams' top receiver with 2 catches and 103 yards through two games.
West Virginia Mountaineers Betting Trends
West Virginia Mountaineers are 1-0-0 against the Over/Under
West Virginia Mountaineers are 2-0-0 Against the Spread
Maryland Terrapins Betting Trends
Maryland Terrapins are 1-1-0 against the Over/Under
Maryland Terrapins are 1-1-0 Against the Spread
Injuries to Watch
West Virginia Mountaineers
08/28/14 WR Jacky Marcellus Knee out for season
08/28/14 LB Jared Barber Knee out indefinitely
08/26/14 CB Ishmael Banks Academics expected to miss first 3 games
09/08/14 LB Yannick Cudjoe-Virgil Foot questionable Saturday vs. West Virginia
09/05/14 LB Abner Logan Suspension out indefinitely
09/01/14 WR Taivon Jacobs Knee out for season
08/30/14 DB A.J. Hendy Suspension out for season
08/29/14 LB Nnamdi Egbuaba Shoulder out for season
08/23/14 WR Levern Jacobs Suspension out for season
08/11/14 OL Sean Christie Knee out for season
Tony's Pick: Take West Virginia
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