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Cornell Big Red vs Pennsylvania Quakers 3/6/2020 Betting Odds, Picks and Preview
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Cornell Big Red vs Pennsylvania Quakers 3/6/2020 – The Pennsylvania Quakers face the Cornell Big Red this Friday with the former picked as favorites by NCAA college basketball. The Quakers are coming off a win over Brown, looking for its fifth win in nine games. The Big Red will be more of spoilers this Friday and try to check their two-game losing skid. Pennsylvania needs the win badly to keep them in play for an Ivy League spot.
Cornell Big Red vs Pennsylvania Quakers 3/6/2020
Cornell Big Red
Cornell Big Red is struggling and things are not going to get any easier this Friday. They face the Quakers, a team determined to win to get an Ivy League slot. Terrance McBride will try to replicate his performance last time out with some help from Bryan Knapp and Kobe Dickson. The defense needs improvement with the Big Red allowing opponents 70.1 points per game.
Players to watch: J. Boeheim F (19 GP 31.8 MIN 17.3 PTS 5.9 REB 2.1 AST 0.7 STL 0.4 BLK 2 TO 43.1 FG% 70.4 FT% 29.7 3PT%), T. McBride G (25 GP 32.9 MIN 12.3 PTS 3.8 REB 3.2 AST 1 STL 0.1 BLK 1.7 TO 47.3 FG% 76.8 FT% 28.4 3PT%), J. Warren F (25 GP 27.9 MIN 8.8 PTS 4.8 REB 3.1 AST 0.6 STL 0.8 BLK 2.5 TO 50.6 FG% 70.6 FT% 31.3 3PT%).
The season did not exactly turn out as initially predicted for Pennsylvania. They need to rack up wins to get a chance at reaching the NCAA tournament via the Ivy League. A.J. Brodeur leads the way for the Quakers with help coming from Jordan Dingle and Max Martz. Pennsylvania needs to improve on the defensive end, allowing opponents 71.1 points per game.
Players to watch: A. Brodeur F (25 GP 34.5 MIN 17 PTS 8.8 REB 4.9 AST 1 STL 1.8 BLK 2.8 TO 49 FG% 71.8 FT% 25.9 3PT%), D. Goodman G (25 GP 36.2 MIN 13.7 PTS 3.6 REB 3.1 AST 1.6 STL 0.3 BLK 2.3 TO 45 FG% 61.1 FT% 29.8 3PT%), J. Dingle G (23 GP 32.4 MIN 13.6 PTS 3.5 REB 2.4 AST 0.7 STL 0 BLK 2.7 TO 40.4 FG% 58.3 FT% 31 3PT%).
Cornell Big Red vs Pennsylvania Quakers Betting Predictions
Cornell Big Red
Cornell is 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games.
Pennsylvania is 9-2 ATS in its last 11 games.
Cornell Big Red vs Pennsylvania Quakers Betting Picks
College basketball spreads favor the Quakers to win Friday over Cornell. There are heavy stakes on the line for Pennsylvania, needing to wins to secure their Ivy League spot. The Big Red tries to spoil that intent but will be in for a rough game against Pennsylvania.
Moneyline: +645 is set for the Big Red and -855 is set for the Quakers.
ATS: Look for the spread of +13 for Cornell and -13 for Pennsylvania.
Totals: Over 138 is out for the Big Red and under 138 is out for the Quakers.
Score Prediction: 72-69, Pennsylvania Quakers.