No. 17-ranked Michigan plays at Maryland in a Big Ten basketball game on Saturday, Feb. 24, at the Xfinity Center in College Park, Md. See below for stats and analysis.
Michigan-Maryland basketball: live updates, score, stats
The Wolverines and the Terrapins meet in a Big Ten game on Wednesday, Feb. 21. The Wolverines are 5-5 on the road this season and aim to continue a stretch in which they have won six of their last seven games. Michigan defeated Penn State 72-63 on Wednesday at the Bryce Jordan Center in State College, Pa.
Maryland has won its last two games, including a 71-64 road win Monday at Northwestern.
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Michigan-Maryland game time, details
Michigan and Maryland play at noon ET on Feb. 24, 2018.
- Time: Noon ET tip-off
- Date: Saturday, Feb. 24
- Location: Xfinity Center, College Park, Md.
- Records: Michigan (23-7, 12-5 Big Ten); Maryland (19-11, 8-9)
What TV channel will broadcast Michigan-Maryland?
The Michigan-Maryland game will be shown on ESPN.
How can I watch Michigan-Maryland online?
The Michigan-Maryland game can be watched online on WatchESPN.
How can I listen to Michigan-Maryland on the radio?
The Michigan Sports Marketing Network, headed by flagship stations WWJ (950 AM) in Detroit and WWWW (102.9 FM) in Ann Arbor, will have the call. Matt Shepard provides the play-by-play, and Terry Mills is the analyst. The game can also be heard on Sirius 84, XM 84 and Internet 84.
Michigan plays for conference tournament positioning when it faces Maryland in the regular-season finale for both teams.
The Wolverines continue to secure their spot for a berth in the NCAA Tournament, but the more important matter at hand is earning seeding for the Big Ten Conference tournament. Michigan needs to beat Maryland and Penn State needs to beat Nebraska on Sunday, in order for the Wolverines to earn a double bye in the Big Ten tournament. The conference tournament begins Feb. 28 at Madison Square Garden in New York City. The top four teams earn a double-bye in the conference tournament and directly advance to the quarterfinals.
In Wednesday’s win at Penn State, the Wolverines went 16 for 19 on free throws against the Nittany Lions, including 13 for 14 in the second half. Penn State cut Michigan’s lead to 4 points (58-54) with less than 3 minutes left in the game. The Wolverines opened their lead back to 9 points about a minute and a half later, as Abdur-Rahkman and Duncan Robinson combined for the next 2 baskets, including one of Robinson’s 3 3-pointers.
Maryland is 15-2 at the Xfinity Center this season, and looks to close the regular season with its third consecutive win. Anthony Cowan leads the Terrapins in scoring with 15.7 points per game, ahead of Kevin Huerter (14.7 points) and Bruno Fernando (10.1 points).
Huerter led Maryland with 18 points in a 71-64 road win Monday at Northwestern, as Maryland won its first road game since Dec. 3.
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