St. Peter's vs Cornell

St. Peter's 68, Cornell 64

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ITHACA, N.Y. (AP) - Blaise French scored a career-high 22 points to lead Saint Peter's to a 68-64 victory over Cornell in a nonconference game Friday night.

The Peacocks, who went 5-26 last season, are 3-0 for the first time since the 1990-91 season.

The Big Red (1-2) trailed 64-53 with 2:44 remaining after Desi Washington hit a 3-pointer for Saint Peter's, but Cornell scored the next nine points. Nolan Cressler's 3-pointer after a steal by Galal Cancer made it 64-60, and a layup by Cancer with 1:32 left made it a two-point game.

After the teams traded missed shots on the next two possessions, French, who made 10 of 12 shots, got inside for a layup and a 66-62 Peacocks lead. After Cancer missed a jumper, Washington hit two free throws with 11 seconds left to make it 68-62.

Devin Cherry scored 14 points, and Cancer and Shonn Miller 13 apiece for Cornell.

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Scoreboard
St. Peter's (3-0) «284068
Cornell (1-2)263864

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St. Peter's Peacocks
E. Desport, F140-20-02130
D. Conley, F61-30-02002
Y. Raymond, G377-120-063314
B. Ffrench, G3610-120-324222
D. Washington, G353-113-460010
M. Tucker302-62-22026
C. Prescott203-72-231211
K. Ferguson140-10-05020
C. Burke81-40-04023
Totals 27-587-113991668
 46.6%63.6% 
Cornell Big Red
S. Miller, F275-93-330213
E. Peck, F140-41-24201
E. Chemerinski, C120-02-22022
G. Cancer, G255-92-354313
J. Gray, G181-71-25103
M. Asafo-Adjei290-40-00220
D. Cherry274-114-472014
N. Cressler183-52-230310
D. Scelfo141-50-00003
J. Figini112-40-03015
D. Tarwater50-00-00100
Totals 21-5815-1833121364
 36.2%83.3% 
MAAC
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Monmouth18-227-749
St. Peters14-623-13130
Iona12-822-1388
Siena12-817-17126
Fairfield11-916-15180
Rider10-1018-15197
Canisius10-1018-16167
Quinnipiac7-1310-21272
Niagara6-1410-23275
Manhattan5-1510-22263
Marist5-158-24276

Ivy League
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Princeton14-023-747
Harvard10-418-10143
Yale9-518-11128
Penn6-813-15199
Columbia5-911-16262
Brown4-1013-17285
Cornell4-108-21270
Dartmouth4-107-20305
 
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BAYL 58
NCST 94 Final
MASS 76
WAKE 71 Final
UCONN 77
LAF 49 Final
UK 101
NICS 54 Final
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STJOE 79 Final
ND 70
UNC 78 Final
LBSU 63