Cornell @ Princeton
Regular Season Records: Cornell 15-10; Princeton 22-5
What to Know
The Princeton Tigers and the Cornell Big Red are set to clash at 11 a.m. ET March 12 at Lavietes Pavilion in the first round of the Ivy League Conference Tourney. Princeton will be seeking to avenge the 88-83 loss they suffered the last time these two teams played February 4th.
The Tigers made easy work of the Pennsylvania Quakers on Saturday and carried off a 93-70 victory. The oddsmakers were on Princeton’s side, but they didn’t give the team enough credit as the margin was unexpectedly wide.
Meanwhile, Cornell strolled past the Columbia Lions with points to spare on Saturday, taking the contest 78-64.
Two offensive stats to keep in the back of your head while watching: Princeton comes into the matchup boasting the sixth highest field goal percentage in college basketball at 49%. Cornell has displayed some offensive firepower of their own as they enter the game with 79.4 points per game on average, good for 19th best in college basketball.
How To Watch
- When: Saturday at 11 a.m. ET
- Where: Lavietes Pavilion — Boston, Massachusetts
- TV: ESPN University
- Follow: CBS Sports App
Princeton and Cornell both have one win in their last two games.
- Feb 04, 2022 – Cornell 88 vs. Princeton 83
- Jan 08, 2022 – Princeton 72 vs. Cornell 70