Where: John J. Lee Amphitheater, New Haven, CT
When: Friday, February 28, 7:00 PM. ET.
The Yale Bulldogs will be going for their third consecutive win when they face the Pennsylvania Quakers on Friday night.
Quakers Trying To Snap Two-Game Losing StreakThe Quakers haven’t played well over the last week and come into this game on a two-game losing streak. They will try to bounce back from their loss to Harvard with a win over the Bulldogs, which will give them their fourth win in their last seven games.
Pennsylvania is fifth in the Ivy League standings, three games behind the Bulldogs, who lead the conference. With four games left in the regular season, they will need to win out if they want the conference title. They have covered the spread in the last eight games they have been underdogs and will try to make it nine games in a row against the Bulldogs.
The Quakers have played well offensively, averaging 73.1 points per game. The team is shooting 45 percent from the field and 32 percent from three-point range. They finished with 65 points in their last game and will need to do a better job offensively if they want to get the win.
Jordan Dingle led the way for the Quakers with 16 points and five rebounds. Devon Goodman finished with 15 points, while AJ Brodeur added 12 points, seven rebounds, and five assists for the Quakers.
Pennsylvania hasn’t played well defensively giving up 71 points per game. They gave up 69 points in their last game and will need to keep playing well defensively if they want to get past the Bulldogs.
Bulldogs Going For Fifth Win In Six GamesThe Bulldogs have played well so far in February, winning four of their last five games. Their only loss came against the Quakers and they will try to get some payback with a win on Friday, which will give them their third win in a row and fifth win in their last six contests. They snapped a two-game losing streak as favorites with their win over Columbia and will be going for their second straight win as favorites on Friday night.
Yale has played well offensively, averaging 77.2 points per game. The team is shooting 47 percent from the field and 37 percent from three-point range. They finished with 83 points in their last game and will need a similar performance if they want to beat the Quakers.
Azar Swain led the way for the Bulldogs with 29 points and five rebounds. Paul Atkinson finished with 20 points and four rebounds, while Matthue Cotton added nine points and eight rebounds for the Bulldogs.
Yale has also played well defensively, giving up 64.4 points per game. They gave up 65 points in their last game and will need a similar performance if they want to get past the Quakers.
The top supporting trends for this game, found on Oddsshark.com, are: Pennsylvania is: N/A
The top supporting trends for this game, found on Oddsshark.com, are: Yale is:
- 14-6 ATS in their last 20 games.
- 12-5 ATS in their last 17 games played on a Friday.