Harvard vs Cornell

Harvard 67, Cornell 65


ITHACA, N.Y. (AP) - Siyani Chambers scored 18 points with a career-high 11 assists, the freshman's second straight double-double, and Harvard held on to defeat Cornell 67-65 Friday night to remain unbeaten in the Ivy League.

The Crimson (13-6, 5-0) twice led by 21 points early in the second half, but Cornell (10-12, 2-3) rallied by shooting 62.5 percent (15 of 24) in the final 20 minutes.

Harvard led 67-52 with 4:21 left after a pair of 3-pointers by Christian Webster, but a 13-0 run pulled Cornell to within 67-65 with 42 seconds left.

A missed free throw by Chambers gave Cornell the ball with 11 seconds to play, but Errick Peck was unable to hit a potential game-winner.

Webster made 5 of 11 3-pointers and finished with 17 points for the Crimson, and Wesley Saunders added 14 points.

Peck had 17 points Cornell. Shonn Miller added 13 points and Johnathan Gray 12.

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Harvard Crimson
W. Saunders, F406-122-442114
J. Travis, F142-20-00044
C. Webster, G396-130-062017
S. Chambers, G388-120-1511218
L. Rivard, G371-30-02043
S. Moundou-Missi264-73-430111
K. Smith30-00-01020
A. Nesbitt20-00-00000
A. Okolie10-00-00000
Totals 27-495-924151467
Cornell Big Red
S. Miller, F254-105-610113
E. Chemerinski, C172-20-03014
J. Gray, G395-80-021112
M. Asafo-Adjei, G120-13-41023
D. Cherry, G80-10-02000
E. Peck317-132-293217
G. Cancer241-32-41134
N. Cressler213-40-04028
D. Scelfo120-30-02500
J. Figini112-40-00014
Totals 24-4912-1627101365
Ivy League
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