Where: Pizzitola Sports Center, Providence, RI
When: Friday, February 28, 7:00 PM. ET.
The Brown Bears will be trying to bounce back from their loss to Cornell when they take on the Princeton Tigers on Friday night.
Tigers Going For Second Consecutive WinThe Tigers have played well over the last week, winning two of their last three games. They will try to keep the momentum going with a win over the Bears, which will give them their second win in a row and third win in their last four games.
Princeton is tied for second in the Ivy League standings, one game behind Yale. They will be trying to move into a tie with the Bulldogs with a win on Friday night and some help from Pennsylvania, which plays Yale on Friday. They covered the spread as underdogs in their last two games and have covered the spread in four of their last five games.
The Tigers have played well offensively, averaging 71 points per game. The team is shooting 46 percent from the field and 34 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.
Jaelin Llewellyn led the way for the Tigers with 21 points and four rebounds. Richmond Aririguzoh finished with 14 points and five rebounds, while Drew Friberg added 12 points and two rebounds for the Tigers.
Princeton hasn’t played well defensively giving up 70 points per game. They gave up 62 points in their last game and will need to keep playing well defensively if they want to get past the Bears.
Bears Going For Fifth Consecutive Home WinThe Bears have played well this season, especially at home where they have won 10 of 12 games. They have won their last four home games and will try to make it five wins in a row with a win over the Tigers. The Bears will also be trying to reduce their two-game deficit in the Ivy League standings with a win on Friday.
Brown has failed to cover the spread in three of the last five games the team was favored to win.
Brown has struggled offensively, averaging 67.7 points per game. The team is shooting 40 percent from the field and 30 percent from three-point range. They finished with 45 points in their last game and will need a significantly better performance if they want to beat the Tigers.
Tamenang Choh led the way for the Bears with 13 points and nine rebounds. Jaylan Gainey finished with 11 points and five rebounds, while Zach Hunsaker added nine points and four rebounds for the Bears.
Brown has played well defensively, giving up 69.4 points per game. They gave up 63 points in their last game and will need a similar performance if they want to get past the Tigers.
The top supporting trends for this game, found on Oddsshark.com, are: Princeton is: N/A
The top supporting trends for this game, found on Oddsshark.com, are: Brown is:
- 3-2 ATS in their last five games.