Pennsylvania vs Cornell

Penn 79, Cornell 71

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ITHACA, N.Y. (AP) - Tony Hicks scored a career-high 29 points and Pennsylvania rallied to defeat Cornell 79-71 Friday night in Ivy League action.

Hicks scored 15 of the Quakers' first 17 points. With Penn (7-18, 4-4) trailing 47-43 early in the second half, he scored on a jumper, a layup, a 3-pointer and another layup to push the Quakers ahead for good.

The Big Red (13-13, 5-4) connected on 7 of 15 3-pointers in the first half but made only 3 of 12 in the second.

Penn outshot Cornell 54.9 percent (28 of 51) to 40.4 percent (21 of 52) and made 10 of 19 from deep.

Miles Cartwright added 15 points and nine assists for Penn, which has won three of its past four games,

Freshman Nolan Cressler scored a career-high 22 points for the Big Red, who came in riding a three-game winning streak and defeated Penn 71-69 on Feb. 2.

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Scoreboard
Pennsylvania (7-18) «394079
Cornell (13-13)432871

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Pennsylvania Quakers
H. Brooks, F122-20-03254
D. Nelson-Henry, C252-32-59026
M. Cartwright, G344-114-469215
T. Hicks, G2811-182-232029
J. Lewis, G181-20-01112
G. Louis222-42-43026
C. Crocker202-23-33217
P. Lucas-Perry203-70-03008
C. Gunter141-20-00022
D. Jok70-00-00030
Totals 28-5113-1833161879
 54.9%72.2% 
Cornell Big Red
S. Miller, F355-125-940315
E. Peck, F271-60-04223
N. Cressler, G346-107-1040122
D. Cherry, G193-60-03158
M. Asafo-Adjei, G120-20-01000
G. Cancer321-44-43736
D. Scelfo234-83-311015
E. Chemerinski81-10-03022
J. Figini60-10-01030
D. Tarwater40-20-00000
Totals 21-5219-2626111971
 40.4%73.1% 
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
 
Other games
STL 65 Final
BUTL 61