CBI Tournament - Fresno State Bulldogs vs Princeton Tigers Preview
|Princeton Tigers||Fresno State Bulldogs|
|21-8||March 24, 2014, 03:00 | Save Mart Center||18-16|
College basketball wagering interest will be high on Monday when the Tigers of Princeton hit the hard court against the Bulldogs of Fresno State in CBI Tournament betting action.
Fresno was favored by 3 points with a total of 139 over at BookMaker earlier today.
The Bulldogs sit at 18-16 (18-13-1 ATS) on the season. By comparison, the Tigers are currently 21-8 (11-12 ATS). Looking to wager on the totals? Fresno State is 17-15 OU, and Princeton is 12-11 OU.
This game puts the Bulldogs, most recently No. 25 in the Odds Shark power rankings, up against the Tigers, who rate No. 17 in the latest survey.
In their last action, Princeton was a 56-55 winner on the road against Tulane. They failed to cover the 9-point spread as favorites. Princeton got 16 points from Hans Brase en route to a 56-55 victory over Tulane on Wednesday at Devlin Fieldhouse.
Fresno State won its last outing, a 61-56 result against Texas El Paso on March 19. They covered in that game as a 5.5-point underdog. Fresno State got 19 points from Cezar Guerrero en route to a 61-56 victory over Texas El Paso on Wednesday at Don Haskins Center.
How They Match Up:
Rating these schools in several key categories is important for handicappers and Fresno State has the nation's No. 89-rated offensive output, at 72.94 PPG. The visiting Tigers defense ranks No. 33 allowing on average 64.1 PPG. The Bulldogs FG% has averaged 43.45% so far, less than the Tigers marksmen have achieved on the year, 44.71% per game.
A few Tigers at Bulldogs trends to consider:
Princeton is 3-6 ATS in its last 9 games
Princeton is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Princeton's last 12 games
Princeton is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Fresno State is 11-3 ATS in its last 14 games
Fresno State is 10-3 SU in its last 13 games
The total has gone OVER in 11 of Fresno State's last 16 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Fresno State's last 6 games