Cornell vs Columbia

Cornell 66, Columbia 63

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NEW YORK (AP) - Galal Cancer scored 19 points and Cornell staved off late-charging Columbia for a 66-63 Ivy League victory Saturday night.

The win was Cornell's fourth straight on the road, marking the program's longest road winning streak since 2009-10. The Big Red (9-10, 1-1) were 5-24 away from home during coach Bill Courtney's first two seasons, but are 4-5 on the road this year.

Brian Barbour led the Lions (9-7, 1-1) with 15 points.

Cornell's win was retribution for a 67-58 home loss against Columbia on Jan. 19.

The Big Red led 31-19 at the intermission and 51-36 with 10:02 remaining. But Columbia responded with a 22-11 run capped by 3-pointers from Barbour and Maodo Lo to pull within 62-60 with 2:48 left.

Cancer knocked down four free throws after that, and Columbia hit just one of its final five shots - a three-point play by Barbour - as Cornell held on.

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Cornell Big Red
S. Miller, F253-93-411049
E. Chemerinski, F40-00-00120
J. Gray, G231-52-20124
D. Cherry, G203-60-13026
M. Asafo-Adjei, G101-40-03002
G. Cancer304-1111-1253219
N. Cressler292-40-04115
J. Figini294-72-240312
E. Peck151-20-02042
D. Scelfo150-17-82007
Totals 19-4925-293762066
 38.8%86.2% 
Columbia Lions
J. Daniels, F182-31-16145
M. Cisco, C212-62-22126
B. Barbour, G355-173-333215
G. Mullins, G352-91-36427
M. Lo, G204-110-022211
A. Rosenberg314-84-652413
S. Frankoski131-40-01122
N. Springwater100-10-01000
I. Cohen90-00-00110
C. Osetkowski82-20-25134
Totals 22-6111-1734162263
 36.1%64.7% 
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Harvard4-814-16192
Dartmouth3-910-18283
Brown3-98-20312
Cornell2-1010-18244
 
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