Rice vs Harvard

Harvard 92, Rice 62

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CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) - Laurent Rivard and Wesley Saunders scored 21 points each and Harvard shot 64.6 percent from the field in a 92-62 nonconference victory over Rice on Saturday.

The victory was the 100th for coach Tommy Amaker against 61 losses in his six seasons at Harvard. His overall record is 276-200 in 16 seasons.

The Crimson (8-5) shot better than 60 percent in each half and made 31 of 48 shots in the game. Their 92 points were their most since a 92-71 win at Seattle on Jan. 2, 2010.

Rivard shot 5-for-7 from 3-point range and the Crimson were 8-for-15 (53.3 percent) overall behind the arc. They were tied for fifth nationally in 3-point shooting at 41.4 percent entering the game.

Freshman guard Siyani Chambers handed out 10 assists to go with 14 points for Harvard for his first career double-double.

Max Guercy paced the Owls (3-10) with 19 points.

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Scoreboard
Rice (3-10)214162
Harvard (8-5) «434992

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Rice Owls
S. Gearhart, F252-61-24126
R. Wilson, F131-20-00032
M. Guercy, G376-83-415119
T. Jackson, G334-126-890214
J. DeBose, G303-91-220510
A. Ramljak222-63-41027
K. Washington150-50-01130
D. Peera140-00-01020
E. Franshaw61-12-21014
B. Firozgary50-00-01040
Totals 19-4916-222372562
 38.8%72.7% 
Harvard Crimson
J. Travis, F164-82-240110
S. Chambers, G344-94-4410214
W. Saunders, G338-95-514221
L. Rivard, G327-92-350321
C. Webster, G322-52-22227
A. Okolie200-03-46213
K. Smith134-43-530111
S. Moundou-Missi81-20-01202
A. Nesbitt60-10-00000
E. Cummins30-01-21011
M. Hall31-10-01002
Totals 31-4822-2733201392
 64.6%81.5% 
Conference USA
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
La. Tech0-04-020
Middle Tenn.0-04-131
Old Dominion0-04-133
So. Miss0-02-1294
Western Ky.0-02-1312
UT-San Antonio0-03-2197
UAB0-03-3297
Charlotte0-02-2288
Marshall0-02-2254
North Texas0-02-2244
FAU0-02-3260
FIU0-02-3342
Rice0-01-3278
UTEP0-01-3323

Ivy League
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Brown0-02-1306
Penn0-03-3210
Yale0-03-3245
Harvard0-02-2186
Dartmouth0-01-1350
Columbia0-01-3222
Cornell0-01-3234
Princeton0-00-3276
 
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PITT 62 Final
RUT 67
PUR 61 Final
MIST 84
WAKE 62 Final
DUKE 80
SETON 74 Final
ND 93
OKST 67 Final
KSU 73
UNO 44 Final
BUTL 57
GTOWN 48 Final
MU 49
OHST 55 Final
ILL 74
IAST 66 Final
CREI 79
BUCK 64 Final
MIZZ 66
NCST 78 Final
BC 73
SJU 53 Final
CINCY 52
UTAH 57 Final
ARIZ 60
GONZ 81 Final
SACL 74