Cornell vs Dartmouth

Cornell holds off Dartmouth's late surge for 69-65 win

Associated Press

HANOVER, N.H. (AP) Matt Morgan scored 28 points and Cornell held off Dartmouth's late surge for a 69-65 victory on Friday night.

Dartmouth had its last lead, 51-48, with about nine minutes left before the Big Red used a 17-6 run to take a 65-57 lead with 2:27 remaining. Robert Hatter scored six points and Morgan had four during the stretch.

Wesley Dickinson made a jumper, Evan Boudreaux hit a 3-pointer and Guilien Smith split a pair of free throws to pull Dartmouth to 65-63 with 58 seconds remaining. Morgan made two free throws, Smith missed a 3, and Morgan hit two more from the line to seal it.

Morgan was 9 of 15 from the floor and made three 3-pointers. Stone Gettings added 13 points and 10 rebounds for Cornell (7-17, 3-6 Ivy League).

Boudreaux matched a career high with 27 points for Dartmouth (5-17, 2-7). Smith finished with 15 points.

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Cornell Big Red
S. Gettings, F294-85-7101413
J. Warren, F223-40-06126
T. Whiteside, G342-71-25135
M. Morgan, G309-157-820328
R. Hatter, G272-64-41118
W. Bathurst242-72-25116
J. Gordon201-40-02023
J. Fallas140-10-01010
Totals 23-5219-233351769
Dartmouth Big Green
E. Boudreaux, F3710-204-680027
W. Dickinson, F231-10-12012
M. Fleming, G341-50-02553
G. Smith, G286-151-240315
M. Wright, G250-42-23042
B. Barry213-60-02446
I. Sistare131-42-20014
I. Ngwudo91-20-01002
I. Carter50-02-23002
T. Johnson51-20-22002
Totals 24-5911-173491865
Ivy League
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank