Princeton at Duke College Basketball Parlay 12/18/2018
Tuesday, December 18, 2018
Cameron Indoor Stadium
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The Princeton Tigers head to Cameron Indoor Stadium to take on the Duke Blue Devils on Tuesday, December 18, 2018. The opening line for this game has Duke as 30 point favorites.
Princeton comes into this game with an overall record of 5-4. They currently have a point differential of 2.8 as they are averaging 72.8 points per game while giving up 70.0 per contest. Duke has an overall mark of 9-1. They are averaging 92.9 points per contest and giving up 65.7, which is a point differential of 27.2.
Valuable Princeton Tigers Betting Trends
The Princeton Tigers are 3-4-1 against the spread this season
The Princeton Tigers are 4-4-0 against the over/under this year
Important Duke Blue Devils Betting Trends
The Duke Blue Devils are 6-4-0 against the spread this season
The Duke Blue Devils are 2-8-0 against the over/under this year
Key Princeton Tigers Injuries
No key injuries to report
Key Duke Blue Devils Injuries
No key injuries to report
Myles Stephens averages 13.3 points per contest in 32.2 minutes per game this year. He averages 1.3 assists per game and 5.3 rebounds per contest. His field goal percentage is 41% for the season while his free throw percentage is 74%. Devin Cannady comes into this game averaging 21.3 points per contest while playing 35.0 minutes per night. He grabs 4.6 rebounds per contest and distributes 1.4 assists per game. His FG percentage is 48% while his free throw percentage is 96%.
Zion Williamson averages 20.4 points per game and he sees the court an average of 26.3 minutes per game. He also hauls in 9.0 rebounds per game and dishes 2.4 assists per contest. His field goal percentage is 66% and his free throw percentage is 67%. R.J. Barrett scores 24.2 points per contest while playing 31.0 minutes per game. He hauls in 7.2 rebounds per contest and has 4.2 assists per game on the season. His FG percentage is 48% and his free throw percentage is at 63%.
Useful Team Statistics
The Tigers allow 70.0 points per contest which is 150th in the country. They also surrender a 44% shooting percentage and a 35% average from 3-point range, ranking them 210th and 235th in defensive field goal percentage. Opponents average 35.2 rebounds a game which ranks 183rd, and they allow 11.9 assists per game which puts them in 100th place in D-1. They force 14.1 turnovers per game which ranks them 184th in Division 1. Princeton averages 72.8 points per contest, which is 222nd in the NCAA. Their average scoring margin is 2.8 and their shooting percentage is 43% as a unit, which has them ranked 263rd. From 3-point territory they shoot 34%, which is good for 183rd in the nation. They average 33.7 boards per contest and 12.0 assists per game, which ranks them 292nd and 279th in those offensive categories. In the turnover department they are 209th with 13.0 per game.
Useful Team Statistics
The Blue Devils give up 65.7 points per game, which ranks them 58th in the nation. Their defense surrenders a 37% shooting percentage and a 28% average from behind the 3-point line, ranking them 11th and 27th in those defensive statistics. They rank 220th with 13.7 dimes allowed per game and 239th with 36.4 boards surrendered per contest. The Blue Devils are 313th in Division 1 in forcing turnovers with 16.7 per contest. Duke is 6th in the country with 92.9 points per contest this season. They are 15th in D-1 in shooting at 50%, while their average scoring margin is 27.2. They shoot 33% from beyond the arc, which is good for 218th in the country. They are 4th in the nation in rebounding with 45.9 boards per contest and 12th in assists per game with 18.5. The Blue Devils are 260th in turnovers per contest with 12.4.
The Tigers have an offensive rating of 104.3, which is ranked 182nd. They are 230th in college basketball in pace with 69.8 possessions per 40 minutes, and their eFG% of 51% is 213th. As a unit they are 173rd in the nation in true shooting percentage with 55% and they shoot 3-pointers on 46% of their shot attempts, ranking 29th in D-1. Princeton is 175th in turnovers, as they turn the ball over an average of 16.4 times per 100 possessions.
Duke is 334th in the country in turnovers, as they turn the ball over an average of 13.4 times per 100 possessions. The Blue Devils have an offensive rating of 121.4, which is ranked 4th. They are 19th in D-1 in pace with 76.5 possessions per 40 minutes, and their eFG% of 56% is 34th. As a unit they are 64th in college basketball in true shooting percentage with 58% and they shoot 3-pointers on 36% of their shot attempts, ranking 229th in the country.
So what is Tonights Parlay prediction?
Parlays Pundit's Pick: Take Princeton +30 and under 153.5 total points
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