MARYLAND vs INDIANA Prediction & Preview – Live NCAA Football Streams

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The Indiana Hoosiers travel to Maryland Stadium on Saturday afternoon to host the Maryland Terrapins in a Big Ten Conference match. The Hoosiers are 2-5 (0-4) this season and come after a 54-7 home loss to the Ohio State Buckeyes in fifth place. Junior quarterback Jack Tuttle finished by going 4-of-7 in 41 yards with a touchdown. The Terrapins are 4-3 (1-3) so far this year and are coming off a 34-16 away loss to the Minnesota Golden Gophers. Junior quarterback Taulia Tagovailoa finished by going 17-of-27 in 189 yards with a touchdown.

The Indiana Hoosiers and Maryland Terrapins are Big Ten Conference enemies and compete annually when the Hoosiers picked up a 27-11 home win last year. Let’s take a closer look at the matchup to decide where to lean.

Damage management

The Indiana Hoosiers have been dealing with injuries to both their starting and backup quarterbacks, but starting quarterback junior quarterback Michael Penix Jr. could play here. So far this season, he has a 46.1 QBR, while completing 53.7 percent of passes in 939 yards for four touchdowns and seven interceptions. In his last game against the Penn State Nittany Lions, Penix went 10-of-22 in 118 yards and an interception. If he is able to play here, it will do wonders for Hoosiers’ attack.

The Indiana Hoosiers have struggled defensively as they allow 30.7 points per game. match. In their previous game against the Ohio State Buckeyes, they gave up 54 points on 539 yards in total (352 passes, 187 rushing). They need to improve as the Buckeyes converted on 6-of-9 third-down attempts. The Hoosiers have struggled to stop the running game as they allowed 5.8 rushing yards per game. race. If they can get some stops, it will be a good sign for them.

Like his brother

The Maryland Terrapins have done well offensively this season with junior quarterback Taulia Tagovailoa under center. So far this season, he has a 67.7 QBR while completing 71.1 percent of his passes in 1,965 yards with 15 touchdowns and eight interceptions. In his last game against the Minnesota Golden Gophers, Tagovailoa finished going 17-of-27 for 189 yards and a touchdown. If he can find some weapons, he will have a great game.

The Maryland Terrapins have struggled a bit defensively this year as they give up 29.7 points per game. In their previous game against the Minnesota Golden Gophers, they allowed 34 points on 451 yards in total (125 passes, 326 rushing). Minnesota went 7-of-12 on the third try, so they need to improve there. Terrapins gave up 5.8 rushing yards per try last week. If they can improve a little, they will be a better place to win here.

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