Princeton vs Pennsylvania

Stephens helps Princeton get past Penn 72-64 in overtime

  •  

PHILADELPHIA (AP) Myles Stephens scored 21 points, including the tying tip-in in regulation and the first four points of overtime, to help send top seed Princeton past No. 4 seed Penn 72-64 on Saturday in the opener of the inaugural Ivy League Tournament.

The Tigers (22-6), who went undefeated in the Ivy regular season, won their 18th straight game and will play No. 3 seed Yale in Sunday's championship game.

After Penn's Matt Howard missed a front end of a one-on-one with 12 seconds left in regulation, Stephens' followed Amir Bell's missed layup to tie the game at 59 before Penn's Darnell Foreman missed a 3-pointer.

Stephens scored the first two baskets in 9-0 overtime run for the Tigers' first lead. The Quakers missed six straight shots, not scoring until Foreman's 3-pointer with 45 seconds left. Devin Cannady made six free throws in the final minute to ensure the win.

Stephens grabbed 10 rebounds while Cannady has 12 points and 11 rebounds and Bell 16 points for Princeton, which trailed by 10 in the second half.

Ryan Betley led Penn (13-15) with 18 points and 12 rebounds. Howard, the only Penn senior to see game time this season, added 17 points. AJ Brodeur had 10 points and 11 rebounds and Foreman 11 points.

The Tigers have won eight straight over the Quakers, including three this season.

Copyright 2017 by Associated Press. Any commercial use or distribution without the express written consent of Associated Press is strictly prohibited.

 
Scoreboard
Princeton (22-6) «30291372
Pennsylvania (13-15)3326564
PRINCE:M. Stephens 21 Pts
PRINCE:D. Cannady 11 Reb
PRINCE:S. Cook 3 Ast
PENN:R. Betley 18 Pts
PENN:R. Betley 12 Reb
PENN:D. Foreman 3 Ast

Related Video

 

CBSSports Shop

Men's Nike White Villanova Wildcats 2016 NCAA Men's Basketball National Champions Locker Room T-Shirt

Villanova Wildcats 2016 National Champs
Get the Locker Room Gear!
Shop Now

PLAYERS OF THE GAME
PrincetonPennsylvania
PRINCE
Myles Stephens
PENN
Ryan Betley
PtsRebsAstPtsRebsAst
2110218121
Princeton Tigers
S. Weisz, F433-132-24149
S. Cook, F403-123-63319
M. Stephens, G389-182-4102121
D. Cannady, G371-810-10112212
P. Miller, F141-20-04002
A. Bell, G386-92-223216
W. Gladson, F121-20-01103
A. Brennan, F30-00-00100
K. Rayner, G00-00-00000
J. Forbes, F00-00-00000
M. LeBlanc, F00-00-00000
A. Young, G00-00-00000
E. Berbari, G00-00-00000
N. Bramlage, F00-00-00000
R. Aririguzoh, C00-00-00000
J. Morales, G00-00-00000
V. Reynoso-Avila, F00-00-00000
A. Lee, F00-00-00000
Totals 24-6419-2435131072
 37.5%79.2% 
Pennsylvania Quakers
M. Howard, G446-122-371117
R. Betley, G407-112-2121418
A. Brodeur, F405-100-0112410
D. Foreman, G374-120-053511
D. Goodman, G372-130-04224
J. Donahue, G171-50-00112
M. MacDonald, G50-00-00000
M. Rothschild, F41-10-00012
S. Jones, F10-00-00000
D. Jones, F00-00-00000
D. Dwyer, F00-00-00000
S. Simmons, G00-00-00000
T. Hamilton, G00-00-00000
C. McManus, C00-00-00000
J. Silpe, G00-00-00000
R. Jerome, G00-00-00000
Z. Kaminsky, F00-00-00000
J. Mijakowski, F00-00-00000
C. Wood, G00-00-00000
Totals 26-644-539101864
 40.6%80.0% 
Ivy League
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Penn0-08-4106
Yale0-06-6166
Brown0-05-5263
Cornell0-03-4131
Dartmouth0-03-4337
Harvard0-04-6175
Princeton0-02-6258
Columbia0-01-9305
 
Other games
BAMA 74 Final
UK 79
UCF 59 Final
SMU 70
NW 48 Final
WISC 76
CREI 60 Final
NOVA 74
CINCY 81 Final
UCONN 71
IAST 80 Final
WVU 74
DUKE 75 Final
ND 69
ARIZ 83 Final
ORE 80