Betting on today’s Tigers and Dukes game? Catch the action at UPMC Cooper Fieldhouse in Pittsburgh, PA, as the Dukes hosts this showdown at 7:00 ET on ESPN+. The over/under for this game is set at 145 points, and the Dukes are the home favorites against the Tigers in a non-conference matchup.
PRINCETON TIGERS VS DUQUESNE DUKES BETTING PICK
The Pick: Duquesne Dukes -6
This game will be played at UPMC Cooper Fieldhouse at 7:00 ET on Wednesday, November 15th.
WHY BET THE DUQUESNE DUKES:
- We have this one finishing with a projected score of 76-66 in favor of the Dukes.
- Not only will Duquesne pick up the win, but look for them to cover at -6.
- The over/under is currently sitting at 145 points, and we like the under with a projected 142 points.
Can the Tigers Grab a Win on the Road?
Through two games, Princeton comes in with an overall record of 2-0. Looking at their performance as the underdog in the last three games, Princeton has a straight-up record of 2-1. Looking at Princeton’s record vs. the spread so far, they come into today’s matchup with a record of 2-0. Including last season’s results, Princeton has an ATS record of 8-2 in their last ten games.
Through two games, Princeton has an over/under record of 0-2-0 with their games averaging a combined 135 points per game so far. When analyzing the Tigers’ last five games, they have produced a combined average of 70 points per game and an over/under record of 1-4.
The Princeton offense is coming off a game where they scored 74 points against Hofstra. They posted a field goal percentage of 44.4% and connected on 12 threes. In terms of three-point shooting, the Tigers offense has been good from outside, hitting 38% of their three-pointers on an average of 27 attempts per game. Their overall field goal percentage is currently 43%.
Princeton’s defense has been playing well, ranking 40th nationally, with 64.0 points allowed per game.
Do the Dukes Have What it Takes at Home?
Princeton is gearning up for their 4th game of the year, carrying with them a 3-0 record. So far, all of the team’s games have been at home. Duquesne’s performance against the spread has them coming into today’s game with an ATS record of 2-1. Princeton has an ATS record of 4-6 in their last ten games, which includes results from last season.
Looking at their over/under performance through three games, Princeton has an over/under record of 3-0-0, with their games averaging 155.3 points per game on average. The Dukes’ last five games have finished with a comined 80 points per game and an over/under record of 5-0.
Coming off their recent game, the Princeton offense tallied 85 points in a matchup against Stony Brook. Their field goal percentage for the game was 50%, and they made 13 threes. In terms of three-point shooting, the Dukes offense has been good from outside, hitting 37% of their three-pointers on an average of 29.7 attempts per game. Their overall field goal percentage is currently 47%.
Coming into today’s game, the Princeton defense is giving up an average of 70.7 points per contest.