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In week 5, the Maryland Terrapins head to Memorial Stadium in Bloomington, Indiana to face the Indiana Hoosiers Saturday. The Terrapins are 3-1 SU and 2-2 ATS. The Hoosiers are 2-1 SU and 1-2 ATS.

Maryland is coming off a win of 34-20 against Syracuse last week. Quarterback C.J. Brown who has 833 passing yards and 6 touchdowns leads the offense this season. C.J. Brown also leads the rushing game with 244 yards, 4 touchdowns and a 5.0 yards per carry average. Stefon Diggs leads the wide receivers with 286 yards on 1 touchdown.

The Terrapins defense allows 21 points per game and 460 yards per game.

Indiana is coming off an upset win of 31-27 over the 18th ranked Missouri Tigers.  Quarterback Nate Sudfeld who has 710 passing yards and 2 touchdowns leads the offense this season. Tevin Coleman needs the rushing game was 569 yards, 6 touchdowns and of 8.6 yards per carry average. Shane Wynn leads the wide receivers was 207 yards on 18 receptions.

The Hoosiers defense allows 27.3 points per game and 414 yards per game.

Keys to Maryland win

Maryland will have to shut down the running game of Tevin Coleman. In addition, the Terrapins will need dual threat quarterback C.J. Brown to play a very good game.

Keys to Indiana win

The Hoosiers will have to shut down dual threat quarterback C.J. Brown. In addition, the Hoosiers will need Tevin Coleman to play a great game.

Injuries

Maryland – Alvin Hill, Cavon Walker, Quinton Jefferson, Andrew Isaacs, Matt Robinson, Abner Logan, Taivon Jacobs, A.J. Hendy, Nnamdi Egbuaba, Levern Jacobs, Sean Christie

Indiana – Kenny Mullen, Marcus Oliver, Aaron Del Grosso, Steven Funderburk, Tommy Mister, Caleb Cornett

Favorite

Indiana -4.5

Conclusion

This will be a very close game. However, if the Hoosiers can get Tevin Coleman running the ball well the Hoosiers will improve to 3-1 on the season.

About David Campbell

David makes his home in Guatemala and follows the worlds greatest games from there. David contributes on all leagues across the world and had over 25 years experience. He has covered 10 World Cups and will do so again this year in Brazil.

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