Where: Assembly Hall, Bloomington, IN
When: Wednesday, November 20, 7:00 PM. ET.
The Indiana Hoosiers will be going for their fifth consecutive win when they take on the Princeton Tigers on Wednesday night.
Tigers Trying To Snap Three-Game Losing StreakThe Tigers aren’t off to the start they had hoped for this season and have lost their first three games. They will be trying to snap their losing streak and pick up their first win of the season when they face the Hoosiers on Wednesday night.
Princeton hasn’t played well offensively, averaging 68 points per game. The team is shooting 43 percent from the field and 31 percent from three-point range. In their last game, they were held to 65 points by Lafayette during their home opener.
Richmond Aririguzoh led the way for the Tigers with 19 points and nine rebounds. Drew Friberg finished with 16 points and six rebounds, while Jaelin Llewellyn added 13 points and two assists for the Tigers.
Princeton’s defense also hasn’t been very good this season with the team giving up 82.7 points per game. They played better in their last game, giving up 72 points, and will need to continue improving if they want to beat the Hoosiers on Wednesday.
Hoosiers Trying To Remain UndefeatedThe Hoosiers have played well from the first game of the season and have won all four contests they have played convincingly. They will be trying to add another win to their total by defeating the Tigers, who are still in search of their first win of the year.
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Indiana is one of the best offensive teams in the country, averaging 93.5 points per game. The team is shooting 53 percent from the field and 36 percent from three-point range.
In their last game, the Hoosiers topped 100 points for the first time this season, shooting 53 percent from the field and 38 percent from three-point range.
Justin Smith led the way for the Hoosiers with 22 points, five rebounds, and three steals. Trayce Jackson-Davis finished with 17 points and 14 rebounds, while Al Durham added 17 points and four assists for the Hoosiers.
Indiana’s defense is also among the best in the league, with the team holding opponents to 66.5 points per game. They gave up 62 points in their last game and will need to continue playing well on the defensive end if they want to keep winning games.
The top supporting trends for this game, found on Covers.com, are: Princeton is:
- 1-5 ATS in their last 6 non-conference games.
- 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games vs. a team with a winning straight up record.
- 1-6 ATS in their last 7 games overall.
The top supporting trends for this game, found on Covers.com, are: Indiana is:
- 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games vs. a team with a losing straight up record.
- 8-3 ATS in their last 11 home games.
- 10-4 ATS in their last 14 games overall.