Maryland men’s basketball is in store for a big challenge tonight as it takes on No. 4 Ohio State at Xfinity Center.
The Terps are coming off a 55-50 loss to Penn State. Eric Ayala led the team in the Friday night matchup as the only player in double figures, tying his career high in points with 23. Maryland played sloppy throughout the game, turning the ball over 16 times, which is tied for the season high.
Ohio State has won seven of its last eight games, including a big road win over then-No. 8 Iowa last Thursday. The Buckeyes are led by the trio of E.J. Liddell, Duane Washington Jr. and Justice Sueing, who each average double-digit scoring. Washington also leads the Big Ten in three-pointers made.
On the bubble for the NCAA Tournament, Maryland is looking for its fifth win of the year against a ranked team and its second against a top-10 opponent.
Tipoff is set for 9 p.m. and the game will be televised on Fox Sports 1.
Maryland: 10-9 (4-8 in the Big Ten)
Ohio State: 15-4 (9-4 in the Big Ten)
All-time series: Maryland leads 7-4
Odds: Ohio State -4
How to Watch and Listen
Monday, February 8, 2020, 9:00 PM EST, Xfinity Center, College Park, Maryland
TV: Fox Sports 1 (Brandon Gaudin, play-by-play; Bill Raftery, analyst)
Radio: 105.7 FM (Baltimore) / 980 AM (Washington, D.C.), One Maryland App, Sirius XM 388 (Johnny Holliday, Walt Williams and Chris Knoche)
Stream: Fox Sports Go
Catch up before the game
- Maryland men’s basketball vs No. 4 Ohio State preview
- Three takeaways from Maryland men’s basketball’s loss to Penn State
- Maryland men’s basketball burdened by sloppy play in 55-50 loss to Penn State
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Have a Super Sunday #TerpNation #BeTheBest pic.twitter.com/2p3bTEdPgC— Maryland Lacrosse (@TerpsMLax) February 7, 2021
Maryland’s men’s golf team opened up the season this past weekend, while the women will tee off for the first time on Monday.
The Terps finish up the weekend 2-2 with a win against Nebraska to open up the 2021 season. ⛳️— Maryland Men's Golf (@GoTerpsGolf) February 7, 2021
Maryland will head to South Carolina to play in the Kiawah Invitational Feb. 14-16 next.#GolfTerps
Dust off those clubs - we officially hit the course for the 2021 spring season TOMORROW pic.twitter.com/AWKQOVRctN— Maryland Women's Golf (@TerpsWGolf) February 7, 2021
On Saturday, Maryland’s mens soccer team participated in the virtual 10k for $10k run for equality, organized by head coach Sasho Cirovski. The money donated will go to Boys and Girls Clubs of America in the Washington and Baltimore metropolitan areas.
We said we would take action.— Maryland Soccer (@MarylandMSoccer) February 6, 2021
This is just the start.
Proud to partner with @VOYCENOW to support our local community. #UMDSoccerRun4Equality pic.twitter.com/1r4lJMZx9Q
Maryland’s women’s lacrosse team will begin their season a week from Sunday against Johns Hopkins in Baltimore.
Catie May days till gameday‼️#FearTheTurtle pic.twitter.com/Zr3bOIvcTz— Maryland Women's Lacrosse (@MarylandWLax) February 7, 2021
* Editor’s note: This article has been updated to reflect Ohio State moving to No. 4 in the latest AP Top 25 poll released Monday afternoon.