Princeton Tigers vs Pennsylvania Quakers Preview
|Pennsylvania Quakers||Princeton Tigers|
|8-19||March 11, 2014, 08:00 | Jadwin Gymnasium||19-8|
Many eyes in the college basketball world will be on Jadwin Gymnasium Tuesday as host Princeton looks to handle the Pennsylvania Quakers in NCAA hoops action.
The Quakers will look to vanquish their hosts on Tuesday, as they are 7-16-1 ATS versus the spread this season, while the Tigers are 11-10 ATS. Pennsylvania is 9-13 against the total, while Princeton is 12-9 versus the number.
View Pennsylvania Quakers vs Princeton Tigers Odds and Stats.
The Quakers were listed as 13.5-point underdogs at many online sportsbooks, including Sportsbook.ag.
According to new college basketball power rankings here, it's the No. 21-ranked Tigers and the No. 312-rated Quakers in this matchup.
Last time out for Pennsylvania, they were a 69-65 winner as they battled Cornell on the road. They earned a push in the match as a 4-point favorite. The Quakers grabbed a 69-65 win over the Big Red on Saturday, behind a 21-point effort from Dau Jok at Newman Arena.
Princeton was a 74-64 winner in their most recent outing on the road against Columbia. They covered the 2-point spread as favorites. The Tigers got a terrific 25-point effort from T.J. Bray as Princeton defeated Columbia 74-64 on Saturday at Levien Gym.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Princeton's No. 126 nationally ranked offense (71.7 points per game) against a Quakers defense that sits as the No. 226 at 75 PPG. The Tigers have been averaging 44.83% from the field, less than the Quakers have managed so far this season (45.1% on average).
A few Quakers at Tigers trends to consider:
Pennsylvania is 1-6-1 ATS in its last 8 games
Pennsylvania is 2-6 SU in its last 8 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Pennsylvania's last 9 games
Pennsylvania is 0-4-1 ATS in its last 5 games on the road
Princeton is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Princeton's last 10 games
Princeton is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games at home
Princeton is 18-3 SU in its last 21 games at home