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College Basketball: Harvard Makes Quick Work of Princeton

  • Davidson guard Jon Axel Gudmundsson (3) drives the lane against Rhode Island forward Andre Berry (34) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game at the Ryan Center Friday, Feb. 9, 2018, in South Kingstown, R.I. (AP Photo/Stephan Savoia)



Saturday, February 10, 2018

Boston — Christian Juzang scored a career-high 20 points, and Harvard defeated Princeton, 66-51, on Friday night for the Crimson’s fifth victory in their last six games.

Juzang made 6 of 10 from the floor and 7 of 8 from the line in bettering his career high by eight points. Seth Towns added 13 points for Harvard (11-11, 6-1 Ivy League).

Harvard finished the first half on a 23-3 run with Juzang scoring 13 points for a 35-20 lead as the Tigers shot just 26 percent before the break.

Princeton (11-11, 3-4) got as close as eight once, that coming midway through the second half.

Yale 88, Columbia 84

New Haven, Conn. — Miye Oni made five 3-pointers in scoring 17 points and Yale defeated Columbia to snap a two-game skid.

Oni was 5 of 9 from the arc along with collecting six assists. Trey Phills and Azar Swain added 14 points each for Yale (10-13, 3-4 Ivy League).

Gabe Stefanini made all three of his 3-point shots and scored 17 points to lead the Lions (6-14, 3-4).

Cornell 78, Brown 60

Providence, r.i. — Stone Gettings had 23 points and 10 rebounds and Cornell rolled over Brown.

Cornell (9-11, 3-4 Ivy League) has won three of its last four games while Brown (10-10, 3-4) has lost three of four.

Gettings was 10 of 15 from the field, added four assists and blocked three shots. Matt Morgan had 19 points and seven assists for the Big Red.

No. 18 Rhode Island 72 Davidson 59

Kingston, r.i.— Cyril Langevine scored a career-high 14 points and added eight rebounds in 22 minutes off the bench to help Rhode Island tie a school record with its 15th win in a row.

Jarvis Garrett scored 17 for the Rams (20-3, 12-0 Atlantic 10), who last won 15 straight in 1939-40.