Columbia plays conference foe Yale

Yale Bulldogs (10-3) at Columbia Lions (5-10)

New York; Saturday, 12 p.m. EST

FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Columbia -14.5; over/under is 132.5

BOTTOM LINE: Columbia faces Yale in a matchup of Ivy League teams.

The Lions are 4-4 in home games. Columbia averages 14.0 turnovers per game and is 3- when it has fewer turnovers than its opponents.

The Bulldogs are 4-3 on the road. Yale is second in the Ivy League scoring 37.2 points per game in the paint led by EJ Jarvis averaging 9.3.

The matchup Saturday is the first meeting of the season for the two teams in conference play.

TOP PERFORMERS: Geronimo Rubio De La Rosa averages 2.4 made 3-pointers per game for the Lions, scoring 12.6 points while shooting 37.5% from beyond the arc. Avery Brown is shooting 39.8% and averaging 9.4 points over the past 10 games for Columbia.

Matt Knowling is averaging 16.2 points for the Bulldogs. John Poulakidas is averaging 11.2 points over the last 10 games for Yale.

LAST 10 GAMES: Lions: 4-6, averaging 70.3 points, 35.8 rebounds, 12.7 assists, 7.5 steals and 2.3 blocks per game while shooting 42.4% from the field. Their opponents have averaged 64.0 points per game.

Bulldogs: 7-3, averaging 74.5 points, 36.5 rebounds, 14.2 assists, 6.3 steals and 4.1 blocks per game while shooting 47.5% from the field. Their opponents have averaged 58.3 points.


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