Yale Bulldogs vs. Princeton Tigers - 1/30/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Princeton Tigers (12-4) at Yale Bulldogs (12-5)
College Basketball: Saturday, January 30, 2016 at 7:00 pm (John J. Lee Amphitheater)
The Line: Yale Bulldogs -4.5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Yale Bulldogs will host the Princeton Tigers this Saturday.
The Yale Bulldogs come into this game with a 12-5 record and are currently 1st in the Ivy League. The Bulldogs have won their past 7 games with their most recent being a 81-59 win over Penn. Through 16 games this season the leading scorer for the Bulldogs has been Makai Mason who is averaging 15.4 points per game and 4.1 assists. Justin Sears is second on the team with 15.4 points per game and 6.6 rebounds.
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The Princeton Tigers come into this game with a 12-4 record and are currently 2nd in the Ivy League. The Princeton Tigers have won their past 5 games with their most recent game being a 83-59 win over Brown. Through 14 games this season the leading scorer for the Tigers has been Henry Caruso who is averaging 16.4 points per game and 6.9 rebounds. Devin Cannady is second on the team with 10.6 points per game and 2.4 rebounds.
Princeton is 0-4 against the spread in their last 4 Saturday games. The Tigers are 10-1 against the spread in their last 11 games following a win of more than 20 points. Yale is 1-4 against the spread in their last 5 Saturday games. The Bulldogs are 1-4 against the spread in their last 5 games following a against the spread win.
Yale and Princeton are two of the better teams in the Ivy League and both would love to win this game to gain the top spot in the Conference. The Bulldogs have won their past 7 games while Princeton has won their past 5 games. I think il lean with the home team Yale in a close game here.