Penn State vs Maryland basketball: TV Schedule, Scores, Results and Preview

The Penn State Nittany Lions face the Maryland Terrapins in tonight’s college basketball game at the Xfinity Center at 8:30 PM ET.

Penn State (14-8, 2-7) suffered a loss, 60-58, at Illinois last Saturday, ending up a six-game winning streak in games decided by five points or fewer in nonconference opponents.

Offensively, Penn State averages 69.6 points per game on 43.8 percent shooting. One of the reasons Penn State has been playing aggressively is D.J. Newbill, who averages 21.5 points. Shep Garner is the second leading scorer with 9.5 points per game. Defensively, Penn State yields 66.2 points per game on 40.4 percent shooting.

“It’s brutal,” coach Pat Chambers said. “It wears you down as a coach and it wears you down as a player.”

No. 17 Maryland (18-4, 6-3) has to play better to keep winning, especially against Big Ten opponents. Offensively, Maryland averages 71.8 points on 43.8 percent shooting. The duo of Melo Trimble and Jake Layman is crucial for the Terrapins to move on. Trimble averages 15.7 points while Layman’s 14.1 points.

“For some reason, we just weren’t any good. I hope it’s an aberration,” Coach MarkTurgeon said. “Good thing for us, we’ve got a bye coming up. We’ve got six days before our next game, so we’ve got a lot of time to get better.”

Penn State vs Maryland tv channel schedule is on BTN. Penn State vs Maryland scores and results will be posted here. Pen State vs Maryland start time is at 8:30 PM ET.

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