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Maryland vs. Connecticut: game time, TV schedule, live streaming, odds, and more

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The Terps take on UConn in the Jimmy V Classic at Madison Square Garden Tuesday evnening.

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Maryland travels to New York City to take on Connecticut in the Jimmy V Men's Basketball Classic doubleheader at Madison Square Garden Tuesday evening. The Terps and Huskeys hit the hardwood at 9:30 p.m., following the earlier game that features Virginia and West Virginia.

The Huskies enter Tuesday's game with a 5-2 record. UConn lost to Syracuse by three and to No. 10 Gonzaga 73-70. Maryland last played Connecticut in 2013, when they narrowly lost 78-77 at the Barclay Center in Brooklyn. Maryland's most notable win against UConn came in 2002 during the Elite Eight, when the Terps won 90-82 to advance to their second-straight Final Four appearance.

The Terps are 1.5 favorites in the game and Kenpom predicts a 70-69 victory for Maryland, with a 51% chance of winning. Maryland is 11-6 all-time when playing games inside Madison Square Garden.

The numbers:

No. 6/9 Maryland 7-1

UConn 5-2

All-time series: Connecticut leads 4-2

KenPom projection: Maryland 70-69, 51% chance of winning

How to watch:

Dec. 9, 9:30 p.m. (EST)  Madison Square Garden, New York, NY

TV: ESPN

Stream: WatchESPN

Radio: Maryland Sports Radio NetworkWMUC Sports

Odds:

Maryland is favored by 1.5