Pennsylvania @ Princeton
Regular Season Records: Pennsylvania 17-12; Princeton 19-8
What to Know
The Princeton Tigers and the Pennsylvania Quakers are set to clash at 1:30 p.m. ET March 11 at L. Stockwell Jadwin Gymnasium in the first round of the Ivy League Conference Tourney. The Tigers will be strutting in after a win while UPenn will be stumbling in from a defeat.
UPenn is out to make up for these teams' contest on Saturday. Princeton came out on top against UPenn by a score of 77-69.
Barring any buzzer beaters, Princeton is expected to win a tight contest Saturday. They are currently two-for-two against the spread in their most recent games, a trend bettors might want to take into account.
A pair of stats to keep an eye on: The Tigers are stumbling into the matchup with the 19th fewest takeaways in college basketball, having accrued only 10.6 on average. The Quakers have had an even harder time: they are eighth worst in college basketball in takeaways, with only 10.3 on average. It's possible one of these Achilles' heels will wind up tripping the losing team up.
How To Watch
- When: Saturday at 1:30 p.m. ET
- Where: L. Stockwell Jadwin Gymnasium -- Princeton, New Jersey
- TV: ESPN University
- Follow: CBS Sports App
The Tigers are a slight 2-point favorite against the Quakers, according to the latest college basketball odds.
The oddsmakers had a good feel for the line for this one, as the game opened with the Tigers as a 3-point favorite.
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Princeton have won all of the games they've played against Pennsylvania in the last three years.
- Mar 04, 2023 - Princeton 77 vs. Pennsylvania 69
- Jan 16, 2023 - Princeton 72 vs. Pennsylvania 60
- Mar 05, 2022 - Princeton 93 vs. Pennsylvania 70
- Jan 17, 2022 - Princeton 74 vs. Pennsylvania 64