Top 25 College Football Game Previews
The Wake Forest Demon Deacons and the Maryland Terrapins will both be gunning for a victory on Saturday when they meet at Byrd Stadium.
Oddsmakers currently have the Demon Deacons listed as 2-point favorites versus the Terrapins, while the game’s total is sitting at 41½.
Wake Forest scored nine points in the fourth quarter to earn a 12-7 win over Clemson in Week 7, as a slight 1.5-point underdog. The 19 points fell UNDER the posted total of 42.5.
Riley Skinner completed 22-of-34 for 186 yards and a touchdown for Wake Forest. D.J. Boldin ran for the only touchdown in the win.
Maryland was shut out 31-0 by Virginia in Week 6, as 13-point favorites. The 31 points went UNDER the posted total of 46.
Wake Forest: 4-1 SU, 3-2 ATS
Maryland: 4-2 SU, 3-2 ATS
Wake Forest most recently:
When playing in October are 9-1
When playing on grass are 7-3
After outgaining opponent are 7-3
When playing within the conference are 7-3
Maryland most recently:
When playing in October are 4-6
When playing on grass are 6-4
After being outgained are 5-5
When playing within the conference are 4-6
A few trends to consider:
Wake Forest is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games
Wake Forest is 5-1 ATS in its last 6 games on the road
Wake Forest is 10-3 ATS in its last 13 games
Wake Forest is 12-4 SU in its last 16 games on the road
Maryland is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
Maryland is 7-2 SU in its last 9 games when playing Wake Forest
Maryland is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing at home against Wake Forest
Maryland is 6-3 ATS in its last 9 games when playing Wake Forest
Wake Forest at Miami, Saturday, October 25
Maryland home to North Carolina State, Saturday, October 25