Princeton looks for home win vs Yale

March 9, 2019

Yale (19-7, 9-4) vs. Princeton (16-10, 8-5)

L. Stockwell Jadwin Gymnasium, Princeton, New Jersey; Saturday, 6 p.m. EST

BOTTOM LINE: Princeton looks for its fourth straight win over Yale at L. Stockwell Jadwin Gymnasium. The last victory for the Bulldogs at Princeton was an 81-73 win on Feb. 14, 2015.

STEPPING UP: Princeton’s Myles Stephens has averaged 13.6 points and 6.4 rebounds while Richmond Aririguzoh has put up 11.5 points and 6.3 rebounds. For the Bulldogs, Miye Oni has averaged 17.6 points and 6.3 rebounds while Jordan Bruner has put up 10.4 points and 8.4 rebounds.

MIGHTY MIYE: Oni has connected on 39.1 percent of the 133 3-pointers he’s attempted and has gone 8 for 21 over his last three games. He’s also made 76.4 percent of his free throws this season.

ASSIST-TO-FG RATIO: The Bulldogs have recently gotten baskets via assists more often than the Tigers. Princeton has 26 assists on 71 field goals (36.6 percent) across its past three contests while Yale has assists on 52 of 80 field goals (65 percent) during its past three games.

DID YOU KNOW: The Yale offense has scored 80.5 points per game, the 30th-highest figure in Division I. Princeton has only averaged 69.7 points per game, which ranks 236th nationally.


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