Northeastern vs Harvard

Harvards young gunners down Northeastern 86-80

Associated Press
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CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) Freshman Seth Towns scored a career-high 24 points and sophomore Corey Johnson added a season-high 21 as Harvard held off Northeastern 86-80 Tuesday night.

Towns made 7 of 15 field goals and Johnson shot 7-for-10 - all 3-pointers, a career-high for makes. The Crimson (3-4) shot 49 percent from the floor and were 14 of 27 from 3.

Siyani Chambers notched a double-double with 13 points and a career-best 11 assists (out of Harvards 21).

Jeremy Miller scored a career-high 26 points and T.J. Williams 20 for Northeastern (4-5), Millers points extended his season high by 15. The Huskies five losses are by a combined 17 points. Northeastern outscored Harvard 42-18 in the paint, but the Crimson was 15-4 on fast-break points and their bench accounted for 19.

The win boosts Crimson coach Tommy Amaker into a tie with Frank Sullivan as the winningest coach at 177-99. Hes 353-238 overall.

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Scoreboard
Northeastern (4-5)275380
Harvard (3-4) «404686

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Northeastern Huskies
J. Miller, F3210-154-480326
A. Murphy, F305-134-744514
T. Williams, G395-119-1384220
D. Begley, G363-52-42548
S. Occeus, G242-32-22027
B. Brace160-30-03010
M. Boursiquot130-42-24142
A. Green71-51-23023
J. Marshall30-20-00000
Totals 26-6124-3439142380
 42.6%70.6% 
Harvard Crimson
S. Towns, F317-157-863524
H. Welsh, F100-20-02030
C. Johnson, G377-100-012121
S. Chambers, G354-73-4311213
B. Aiken, G213-82-23349
Z. Edosomwan236-91-5130313
J. Bassey170-20-01150
C. Lewis91-20-05022
C. Miller91-30-01103
C. Juzang30-00-00000
T. McCarthy30-01-21021
R. Baker20-10-00000
Totals 29-5914-2137212786
 49.2%66.7% 
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UNC-Wilm.15-329-627
Charleston14-425-1062
Towson11-720-1392
Elon10-818-14160
Will. & Mary10-817-14110
Northeastern8-1015-16134
Hofstra7-1115-17196
J. Madison7-1110-23256
Delaware5-1313-20234
Drexel3-159-23308

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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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UVA 76
PUR 97 Final
AZST 64
NOVA 89 Final
LAS 79
UMKC 62 Final
KAN 105
IPFW 72 Final
ND 87
FLA 74 Final
DUKE 84
UCIRV 57 Final
ARIZ 79