Cornell vs Buffalo

Buffalo 68, Cornell 59

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BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) - Javon McCrea and Mitchell Watt scored 19 points apiece to help Buffalo hold off Cornell 68-59 on Wednesday night.

The Bulls (2-0) opened up big leads in both halves, with the Big Red getting close each time but never pulling ahead.

With Buffalo up 21-9, Cornell (1-2) closed to 24-22 with 3:39 left in the first half.

The Bulls took a 29-24 edge into halftime, increasing the lead to 41-29 with 14:03 remaining. However, turnover trouble and timely shooting helped the Big Red tie it at 41 with 11:08 left.

McCrea hit two free throws to give Buffalo the lead for good at 48-46 with 6:32 remaining.

The Bulls made 18 of 22 free throws while Cornell was only 4 of 8 from the foul line.

McCrea had 10 boards for a double-double as Buffalo dominated the glass, outrebounding Cornell 41-30.

Cornell was led by Eitan Chemerinski with 14 points.

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Cornell Big Red
E. Chemerinski, F217-100-042414
D. Tarwater, F140-22-21012
D. Ferry, G343-70-01139
C. Wroblewski, G342-101-26427
J. Gray, G132-50-02105
G. Cancer242-50-04344
S. Miller204-110-22138
M. Asafo-Adjei151-41-21423
J. Figini153-70-04027
M. Groebe70-30-00000
D. Giddens30-00-00000
P. McMillan00-00-00000
Totals 24-644-830162159
 37.5%50% 
Buffalo Bulls
J. McCrea, F307-135-6102419
M. Watt, F297-105-592219
Z. Filzen, G394-100-022111
J. Oldham, G301-66-87918
D. Barnett, G241-20-13122
T. Robinson162-52-22036
T. Watson II150-20-01000
A. Nuiriankh91-10-03023
X. Ford50-10-00010
C. Raley-Ross30-00-01100
Totals 23-5018-2241171668
 46%81.8% 
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Harvard12-322-852
Yale11-421-1064
Princeton9-516-14191
Dartmouth7-714-15187
Columbia5-913-15196
Cornell5-913-17227
Brown4-1013-18249
Penn4-109-19262

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EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Buffalo12-623-1028
Kent St.12-623-1294
Bowling Green12-721-12109
Akron10-921-14115
Miami (Ohio)8-1113-19230
Ohio5-1410-20231
WestConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
C. Michigan12-623-970
Toledo11-720-1379
W. Michigan11-819-14120
E. Michigan9-1021-14140
N. Illinois8-1114-16186
Ball St.2-177-23284
 
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