Betting on today’s Big Green and Tigers game? Catch the action at Jadwin Gymnasium in Princeton, NJ, as the Tigers hosts this showdown at 2:00 ET on ESPN+. The over/under goal line for this matchup is currently at 135 points, and the Tigers are favored to win at home against the Big Green.


The Pick: Dartmouth Big Green +18.5

This game will be played at Jadwin Gymnasium at 2:00 ET on Monday, January 15th.


  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 75-69 in favor of the Tigers.
  • Even though we have Princeton winning straight-up, we like Dartmouth at +18.5.
  • The over/under is currently sitting at 135 points, and we like the over with a projected 144 points.

Do the Big Green Stand a Chance in Princeton?

At 4-10, Dartmouth is coming off a 80-51 loss to Penn. They are 0-3 in their last three games on the road, and they are 0-10 in their last ten games away from home.

So far this season, Dartmouth is 4-9 in non-conference games, and they are 0-1 in Ivy League games. They have lost four games in a row, and they are 1-9 as an underdog.

As the underdog, Dartmouth has gone just 3-7 vs. the spread this season. On the road, their ATS record is 2-6, and over their last 10 games as the underdog, they are just 3-7 vs. the spread.

Dartmouth’s over/under record this season sits at 1-11 and the average scoring total in their games is 129.2 points. Today’s over/under line of 135 is lower than the average OU line in their games this year (139.2) and there have been more games (9) with fewer points than today’s OU line than games (3) with more points than today’s OU line. Over their last three games, the average scoring total is 125 points and their over/under record in their last 10 games is 0-9.

Coming off their recent game, the Dartmouth offense tallied 51 points in a matchup against Penn. Their field goal percentage for the game was 32%, and they made 9 threes. Offensively, the Big Green have a season long field goal percentage of 39%, which is 391st in the nation. In terms of three-pointers, they are 404th in percentage and 268th in three-pointers made.

At this time, the Big Green’s defense is positioned 100th in the country, permitting 68.9 points per game. Against Penn, the Big Green’s defense gave up 80 points and did a good job not fouling. For the game, Penn only made 10 free-throws.

Can Princeton Grab a Win at Home?

Princeton has been dominant at home this season, going 4-0 with an average scoring margin of +14.2 points per game. They have won their last four games at home and have gone 9-1 in their last 10 games at home.

So far this season, the Tigers have been the favorite in eight of their 14 games, going 8-0 in those games. They are 13-1 overall, and they come into this game on a two-game winning streak after beating Harvard 89-58.

Princeton has been solid against the spread this year with an 8-4 record. At home, they are 3-1 vs. the spread. Over their last 10 games as the favorite, the Tigers are 7-3 vs. the spread.

Today’s over/under line of 135 is lower than the average over/under line in Princeton’s games this season (139.6). So far, their over/under record is 6-5-1. Over their last three games, the average scoring total is 149 points and their OU record over their last 10 games is 6-2.

Princeton finished with 89 points in their game against Harvard. This total surpasses their season-average of 78.9 points per game. The Princeton offense has been looking to get up shots from outside so far this season, averaging 29.6 three-point attempts per contest. Overall, they have connected on 36% of their looks from outside this season.

At present, the Tigers’ defense is nationally ranked 25th, allowing 63.6 points per game. Princeton’s defense is coming off a game in which they allowed the Harvard offense to knock down 49% of their shots on their way to putting up 58 points.