Cornell vs Yale

Cornell 68, Yale 61

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NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) - Shonn Miller and Johnathan Gray scored 18 points apiece as Cornell held off Yale 68-61 Friday night for its third Ivy League win in four contests.

Trailing by three, the Big Red (12-12, 4-3) used a 16-5 run to lead 54-46 with 8:47 left. The Bulldogs chipped away, tying it at 59 with 3:03 left. Justin Sears, who led Yale with 13 points, had seven in the spurt.

After Nolan Cressler and Gray hit back-to-back 3-pointers for Cornell, Brandon Sherrod dunked with 1:05 left for Yale's last points. The Bulldogs (9-15, 3-4) missed two field goals and two free throws from that point, finishing the game 12 of 26 from the stripe - 5 of 15 in the second half - to end their two-game winning streak.

Errick Peck added 13 points for the Big Red, whose previous seven wins over Yale had been by an average of 17.3 points.

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Scoreboard
Cornell (12-12) «303868
Yale (9-15)273461

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Cornell Big Red
S. Miller, F287-133-490418
E. Peck, F273-76-1111412
J. Gray, G346-102-242118
M. Asafo-Adjei, G200-20-00120
D. Scelfo, G90-10-00120
N. Cressler222-60-04106
G. Cancer211-54-63536
E. Chemerinski170-00-04020
D. Cherry143-50-02026
N. Tomic41-10-00002
J. Figini20-10-00010
D. LaMore20-00-00020
Totals 23-5115-2331112368
 45.1%65.2% 
Yale Bulldogs
G. Kelley, F162-62-25246
M. Townsend, F111-20-01022
A. Morgan, G303-60-02009
J. Duren, G283-80-35737
A. Cotton, G231-33-46115
J. Sears296-91-322413
N. Victor170-11-34011
J. Kreisberg131-33-43025
S. Martin123-41-201010
B. Sherrod111-21-51103
M. Grace100-10-00200
Totals 21-4512-2634161761
 46.7%46.2% 
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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