Princeton vs Brown Pick – Basketball Predictions & Odds 2/17/23
Brown Bears (13-10) vs. Princeton Tigers (16-7)
February 17, 2023 7:00 pm EDT
The Line: Princeton Tigers -6.5 / Brown Bears +6.5; Over/Under: +143
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The Brown Bears and Princeton Tigers meet Friday in college basketball action at the Jadwin Gymnasium. Let’s preview this game and give out a pick and prediction.
The Brown Bears Betting Preview
The Brown Bears are averaging 68.8 points on 44.3 percent shooting and allowing 67.3 points on 43.7 percent shooting. Kino Lilly Jr. is averaging 17 points and 2.1 rebounds, while Paxson Wojcik is averaging 13.8 points and 7.3 rebounds. Nana Owusu-Anane is the third double-digit scorer, and Kalu Anya is dishing 1.6 assists. The Brown Bears are shooting 35.4 percent from beyond the arc and 61.8 percent from the free throw line. The Brown Bears are allowing 34 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 33 rebounds per game.
The Princeton Tigers Betting Preview
The Princeton Tigers are averaging 76.4 points on 47 percent shooting and allowing 68.2 points on 42.7 percent shooting. Tosan Evbuomwan is averaging 14.4 points and 6 rebounds, while Ryan Langborg is averaging 12 points and 3 rebounds. Matt Allocco is the third double-digit scorer and Keeshawn Kellman is grabbing 4.4 rebounds. The Princeton Tigers are shooting 34.5 percent from beyond the arc and 69.8 percent from the free throw line. The Princeton Tigers are allowing 33 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 36 rebounds per game.
Brown vs Princeton Trends
The Bears are 5-0 ATS in their last 5 road games and 13-3-2 ATS in their last 18 games overall. The Tigers are 3-10 ATS in their last 13 home games and 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games following a ATS loss. The under is 4-0 in Bears last 4 overall. The over is 5-0 in Tigers last 5 overall. The road team is 10-4 ATS in the last 14 meetings.
Randy’s Free Pick
The Princeton Tigers are the better team, and being at home doesn’t hurt much. However, the Brown Bears have been competitive all year, and that includes losing on the road by an average of just 0.3 points and 3.4 points in the underdog role. Brown is 9-3 ATS on the road as well. Give me the points.