Maryland at Northwestern

Maryland Northwestern

11/27/2012 9:15:00 PM |  TV:ESPN2 | LIVE STATS

Simulate This Game Again


Pence's Quick Thoughts

It's hard to even consider this part of the challenge.  Looking at you Maryland.


Find the shooting touch: Maryland leads the ACC in blocked shots and rebounding margin, but the Terrapins are tied for 10th in three-point shooting at 31 percent. Northwestern will dare them to shoot from the outside in a 1-3-1 half-court trap. Logan Aronhalt went 4 for 4 against Georgia Southern and should be counted on again as a zone-breaker, but the Terps will need more than the Albany transfer to get hot, meaning perimeter threats like Seth Allen, Nick Faust and Jake Layman.

Rotate on defense: Northwestern uses its Princeton offense to hunt layups and open three-point shots with back screens, sharp cuts and motion principles. While the Terps have improved defensively, they struggled to defend a hot-shooting Lafayette team on the perimeter. Rotating well and helping each other will drastically cut down on Northwestern’s open looks.

More from the Washington Post

Team Stats
 Advantage NorthwesternAdvantage Maryland
FG %
 Maryland Maryland Maryland 
FT %
3 PT %
2 PT %
 Maryland Maryland Maryland Maryland 
 Northwestern Northwestern Northwestern Northwestern Northwestern 
Four Factors
 Maryland Maryland 
 Northwestern Northwestern 
O Reb %
 Maryland Maryland Maryland Maryland Maryland 
D Reb %
 Maryland Maryland Maryland Maryland Maryland 
FT Rate
Defensive Allowed
3 PT %
 Northwestern Northwestern Northwestern Northwestern Northwestern 
2 PT %
 Northwestern Northwestern Northwestern Northwestern Northwestern 
 Maryland Maryland Maryland Maryland Maryland 
Embed This Chart On Your Website
Where does your sports attention turn now?
College Football
Something Else (Soccer, NASCAR, etc)

Game Sim predicts the 2015 NBA Playoffs
4/17/2015 6:40:22 AM
Kyle Washington will transfer from NC State
4/16/2015 6:54:12 AM
NC State's Trevor Lacey headed to the NBA
4/15/2015 1:43:43 PM
Duke's Tyus Jones to Enter NBA Draft
4/15/2015 8:49:50 AM
Danny Manning Interview: Part Two
4/15/2015 8:46:11 AM
Durand Johnson transferring from Pitt
4/14/2015 7:42:52 PM
Duke's Justise Winslow to Enter NBA Draft
4/14/2015 7:41:56 PM
Danny Manning Interview: Part One
4/14/2015 9:20:41 AM
ACC Morning Linkfest 4/14/2015 - Departing to the NBA edition
4/14/2015 7:36:50 AM
Why was the ACC behind Championship Game deregulation?
4/13/2015 9:16:28 PM
Virginia's Justin Anderson departs for the NBA
4/13/2015 4:22:43 PM
Drexel transfer Damion Lee has Louisville in his final 5
4/12/2015 2:49:44 PM
Duke: Nike Hoops Summit Thoughts
4/12/2015 6:46:13 AM
Marcus Paige is returning to UNC
4/11/2015 7:09:35 PM
2015 National Champions - Great Video from @dukeblueplanet
4/11/2015 7:08:24 PM
Message Board
YBN Widget
Game Preview: Maryland vs Northwestern -
RSS Feed  
SCACC Hoops has no affiliation to the NCAA or the ACC
Team logos are trademarks of their respective organizations (more/credits)