The Princeton Tigers (0-5) are off to a slow start and will try to get their first victory when they go head-to-head with the Bucknell Bison (3-5) at Sojka Pavilion. Tip-off is scheduled for 2 p.m. ET on Saturday, November 30, 2019.
Princeton Tigers at Bucknell Bison Betting Preview
In the Tigers’ last game, they lost a close one to the Arizona State Sun Devils, 67-65. Richmond Aririguzoh put together a solid performance for Princeton, leading the team in scoring with 16 points on 8-for-14 shooting.
The Bison are hoping for a better outcome after their 81-61 loss to the Yale Bulldogs in their last outing. Jimmy Sotos led Bucknell in scoring with 14 points on 4-for-11 shooting. Yale did a terrific job of making free throws (15-17; 88.2 percent). Bucknell, meanwhile, forced the Bulldogs into a turnover percentage of 18.8 (above the 13.9 mark opponents have averaged against Bucknell this season).
Second-chance opportunities could be rare for Bucknell in this contest. Dating back to last season, the Bison rank 249th in offensive rebounding percentage (26.5 percent), while Princeton ranks 50th in defensive rebounding percentage (74.8 percent).
Princeton Tigers at Bucknell Bison Prediction
Free Prediction: SU Winner – Princeton, ATS Winner – Princeton, O/U – Over
Betting Notes (2018-Present):
The Bison rank 34th in three pointers attempted per game (26.6) while the Tigers rank 89th in three pointers allowed per game (20.8).
Bucknell ranks 46th in assists per game (15.1) while Princeton ranks 315th (10.0).
The Bison rank 134th in blocks per game (3.4) while the Tigers rank 236th (2.4).
Princeton ranks 174th in steals allowed per game (6.4) while Bucknell ranks 244th (7.1).