Princeton vs. Yale - 2/14/20 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Yale Bulldogs (17-5) at Princeton Tigers (10-9)
College Basketball: Friday, February 14, 2020 at 7:00 pm (L. Stockwell Jadwin Gymnasium)
The Line: Princeton Tigers +4.5 -- Over/Under: 137.5 Click Here for the Latest Odds
The Princeton Tigers (10-9) and the Yale Bulldogs (17-5) will meet on Friday, February
14 th for an all Ivy League match up at Jadwin Gymnasium. The game will be played at
7:00 pm eastern time.
After a tough start to the season, Princeton has won 8 of their last 10 games with their
most recent game taking an 81-74 victory over Columbia. The Tigers were led by
sophomore guard Jaelin Llewellyn who finished with 19 points, 6 rebounds and a
perfect 10-10 from the charity stripe. The Tigers shot an impressive 54.7% from the
floor with four other players reaching double digit scoring.
Yale will come in confident after thrashing Ivy League foe Dartmouth 75-57 on their Alumni weekend. Yale was led by junior guard Azar Swain who top scored for the
Bulldogs with 21 points. Paul Atkinson and Wyatt Yess also contributed 17 & 11 respectively.
Both teams are a top of the Ivy League standings (5-1 in conference) will come in with
high scoring offenses with Princeton averaging 72.2 points per game while holding their
opponents to 70.7. Yale however have been averaging 77 points per game while
holding their opponents to 63.5 points per game which are statistical leaders in both
Princeton is 4-1 ATS in the last 5 games whereas Yale is 3-2 in the last 5 games. Yale
has also won the last 4 match ups against Princeton.
Both teams have been playing great as of late and I expect this one to be close as they
battle it out for the top spot in the Ivy League standings. I’m going to take a shot and
take the points with Princeton.