Cornell vs. Princeton: Full Game Preview

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Cornell vs. Princeton: Full Game Preview
Cornell
(9-10, 5-5 away)
Princeton
(8-7, 4-3 home)
Venue: Jadwin Gymnasium
7:00PM ET / 4:00PM PT, February 01, 2013
Team Leaders
Points Rebounds Assists
Cornell S Miller 10.3 S Miller 7.4 M Asafo-Adjei 3.1
Princeton I Hummer 15.5 I Hummer 6.5 I Hummer 4.3

Princeton welcomes Cornell to Jadwin Gymnasium on Friday. It gets started at 7:00 EST. The Tigers are 4-4 against the Big Red over the last four years. The last time they met (2/18/2012) they won 75-57.

In a 71-33 beatdown of Coll of New Jersey on January 27th, Denton Koon put up 12 points for the Tigers. He is putting up 8.5 points per game while also averaging 3.1 rebounds per game. For the Big Red, Galal Cancer put up 19 points and 5 rebounds in the 66-63 win over Columbia on January 26th. He contributes 2.7 rebounds per game in addition to his 6.1 points per game. Cornell ranks 1st in their conference in defensive rebounding percentage at 73.0, which also places them 29th in the country.

Cornell StatSmack

  • Princeton players are more experienced than Cornell players (10,540 minutes played vs 9,713 minutes played).
  • Ian Hummer is ranked 4th in the Ivy League in points, 6th in the Ivy League in rebounds, 4th in the Ivy League in assists, and 5th in the Ivy League in blocks.
  • How does our back look? Princeton is ranked higher than Cornell in the Ivy League (#1 vs #3).
  • Princeton is better at defending the three (32.6% allowed vs 36.2% allowed) than Cornell this season.
  • T.J. Bray is ranked 9th in the Ivy League in assists and 5th in the Ivy League in steals.
  • The Princeton scoring leader (Ian Hummer) has more points than the Cornell scoring leader (Shonn Miller).
  • Princeton has a much lower average debt at graduation according to Kiplinger than Cornell ($4,957 vs $21,549).
  • Princeton allows fewer rebounds (30.0 allowed per game vs 34.4 allowed per game) than Cornell this season.
  • Princeton is bigger. The average weight of the top 8 players on Princeton is 217 lbs compared to 194 lbs for Cornell.
  • We're so much better than you, we get lazy. Princeton has come back to win after being down at half against Cornell 3 times since 1998.
CORN Players Mins Pts Reb Ast Stl Blk TO
C+ Shonn Miller 29 10 7 1 2 2 2
C Johnathan Gray 23 9 3 1 0 0 1
C- Nolan Cressler 20 8 3 1 1 0 1
C- Galal Cancer 21 6 3 3 1 0 2
C- E. Chemerinski 20 7 3 1 1 0 2
C- Errick Peck 21 8 5 1 0 1 2
D+ Devin Cherry 17 7 2 1 0 0 2
D+ Josh Figini 14 4 2 0 1 0 1
D M. Asafo-Adjei 21 2 2 3 1 0 1
D Dominick Scelfo 12 5 1 1 1 0 1
D- Peter McMillan 3 1 0 0 0 0 1
D- Dwight Tarwater 6 2 0 0 0 0 0
D- Dave LaMore 5 0 0 0 0 0 0
D- Deion Giddens 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
D- Nenad Tomic 2 1 1 0 0 0 0
D- Holt Harmon 3 1 0 0 0 0 0
F Robert Mischler 2 0 0 1 0 1 0
F Jamal Cherry 2 0 0 0 1 0 2
PRINC Players Mins Pts Reb Ast Stl Blk TO
B+ Ian Hummer 33 15 7 4 1 1 3
C+ T.J. Bray 34 8 4 4 2 0 2
C Will Barrett 25 9 5 2 1 1 2
C Denton Koon 27 8 3 1 0 0 2
D+ Hans Brase 16 5 4 1 0 0 1
D+ B. Connolly 18 5 3 1 0 0 1
D+ Mack Darrow 16 4 2 2 0 0 1
D+ Clay Wilson 19 6 1 1 1 0 1
D Edo Lawrence 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
D M. Washington Jr 3 0 1 0 0 0 1
D Ameer Elbuluk 2 0 1 0 0 0 1
D Chris Clement 11 1 1 0 0 0 0
D- Isaac Serwanga 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
D- Bobby Garbade 4 2 1 0 0 1 1
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