Aiken scores 19, Harvard tops Penn 66-58 in Ivy League
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — Bryce Aiken had 19 points as Harvard beat Penn 66-58 in the Ivy League tournament semifinals on Saturday.
Noah Kirkwood had 12 points for Harvard (18-10). Kale...
Harvard faces Penn in Ivy League semis
No. 4 seed Penn (19-11, 7-7) vs. No. 1 seed Harvard (17-10, 10-4)
Ivy League Conference Tourney Semifinals, John J. Lee Amphitheater, New Haven, Connecticut; Saturday, 11:30 p.m....
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Devon Goodman, AJ Brodeur and Jake Silpe scored all but five of Penn's points as the Quakers completed their first weekend sweep of the Ivy League season, defeating Brown 58-51...
Penn looks to sweep Brown
Brown (19-10, 7-6) vs. Penn (18-11, 6-7)
Palestra, Philadelphia; Saturday, 6 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Brown seeks revenge on Penn after dropping the first matchup in Providence. The teams...
Brodeur carries Penn past Yale 77-66
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — AJ Brodeur scored 24 points as Penn defeated Yale 77-66 on Friday night. Antonio Woods added 22 points for the Quakers.
Devon Goodman had 14 points and six rebounds for...
Yale looks to sweep Penn
Yale (19-6, 9-3) vs. Penn (17-11, 5-7)
Palestra, Philadelphia; Friday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Yale goes for the season sweep over Penn after winning the previous matchup in New Haven....
Brodeur carries Penn over Dartmouth 65-51
HANOVER, N.H. (AP) — AJ Brodeur had 19 points and 13 rebounds to lift Penn to a 65-51 win over Dartmouth on Saturday night.
Antonio Woods had 14 points and seven assists for Penn (17-11, 5-7...
Dartmouth looks to end streak vs Penn
Penn (16-11, 4-7) vs. Dartmouth (11-16, 2-9)
Edward Leede Arena, Hanover, New Hampshire; Saturday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Penn looks to extend Dartmouth's conference losing streak to...
Kirkwood leads Harvard over Penn 59-53
BOSTON (AP) — Noah Kirkwood tallied 12 points and 10 rebounds to carry Harvard to a 59-53 win over Penn on Friday night.
Bryce Aiken had 12 points for Harvard (15-9, 8-3 Ivy League). Rio...
Harvard looks for home win vs Penn
Penn (16-10, 4-6) vs. Harvard (14-9, 7-3)
Lavietes Pavilion, Boston; Friday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Harvard looks for its seventh straight win over Penn at Lavietes Pavilion. The last...
Brodeur lifts Pennsylvania over Cornell 68-50
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — AJ Brodeur recorded 17 points and 10 rebounds to lead Penn to a 68-50 win over Cornell on Saturday night.
Devon Goodman had 16 points for Penn (16-10, 4-6 Ivy League)....
Penn looks for home win vs Cornell
Cornell (13-12, 5-4) vs. Penn (15-10, 3-6)
Palestra, Philadelphia; Saturday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Penn looks for its sixth straight win over Cornell at Palestra. The last victory...
Stefanini scores 20 to lead Columbia over Penn 79-77 in OT
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Gabe Stefanini had 20 points and 10 assists — the final assist resulting in a game-winning basket by Maka Ellis — as Columbia narrowly beat Penn 79-77 in overtime on Friday...
Columbia looks to end streak vs Penn
Columbia (6-16, 1-7) vs. Penn (15-9, 3-5)
Palestra, Philadelphia; Friday, 8 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Penn looks to extend Columbia's conference losing streak to seven games. Columbia's...
Aiken scores 25 to lift Harvard over Penn 75-68 in OT
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Bryce Aiken had 25 points and coach Tommy Amaker earned his 400th career victory as Harvard defeated Penn 75-68 in overtime on Saturday night.
Aiken nailed a 3-pointer to tie it with five seconds left in regulation and the Crimson opened the overtime period on a 10-2 run.
Brodeur scores 36 to lead Penn past Dartmouth 82-79 in OT
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — AJ Brodeur scored six of his career-high 36 points in overtime and grabbed the last rebound to help Pennsylvania beat Dartmouth 82-79 on Friday night.
Dartmouth trailed 80-79 and had possession with 14.9 remaining in the extra period. Chris Knight drove to the basket but his shot rimmed out. Brodeur grabbed the rebound with 0.6 seconds left then added a pair of free throws. Ian Sistare's half-court shot hit the top of the backboard to end it.
Oni scores 21 to carry Yale past Penn 78-65
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — Miye Oni had 21 points as Yale extended its home winning streak to eight games, defeating Penn 78-65 on Saturday night.
Alex Copeland had 15 points for Yale (15-4, 5-1 Ivy League). Blake Reynolds added 13 points and seven rebounds. Jordan Bruner had 12 points and seven rebounds for the hosts.
Devon Goodman had 16 points for the Quakers (14-8, 2-4). Antonio Woods added 16 points. AJ Brodeur had 14 points, eight rebounds and seven assists.
Goodman carries Penn past Brown 92-82
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Devon Goodman had 21 points as Penn topped Brown 92-82 on Friday night. Bryce Washington added 20 points for the Quakers.
AJ Brodeur had 18 points for Penn (14-7, 2-3 Ivy League). Michael Wang added 11 points.
Obi Okolie scored a career-high 25 points for the Bears (13-8, 1-4). Desmond Cambridge added 21 points. Tamenang Choh had 11 points.
Penn holds Columbia at bay for first Ivy League win
NEW YORK (AP) — AJ Brodeur scored 24 points and Devon Goodman added 19 and Pennsylvania held on to beat Columbia 72-70 on Saturday night for its first league win this season.
Bryce Washington's 3 with 3:21 left gave the Quakers a 70-66 lead. Gabe Stefanini sandwiched a pair of layups between two free throws by Goodman and Penn (13-7, 1-3) led 72-70 with 58 seconds remaining.
Penn tops Saint Joseph’s 78-70 to win Big 5 championship
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Freshman Bryce Washington had career highs of 23 points and 10 rebounds for his first double-double and AJ Brodeur added 20 points, six rebounds and three blocked shots to help Pennsylvania win the Big 5 championship with a 78-70 victory over Saint Joseph's on Saturday night.
Brodeur helps Penn upend Temple 77-70 in Big 5 showdown
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — AJ Brodeur scored 16 points with seven rebounds and five assists on Saturday and Penn beat Temple 77-70 to clinch a share of Philadelphia's famed Big 5 title.
It was also the last time for the Quakers to see their all-time winningest coach Fran Dunphy. Dunphy spent 17 years at Penn and is in his 13th and last season at Temple.
Cannady leads Princeton past Pennsylvania 62-53
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Devin Cannady scored 20 points and pulled down 12 rebounds to lead Princeton past Pennsylvania 62-53 on Saturday.
Cannady sank all 10 of his free throws for the Tigers (9-5, 2-0 Ivy League) who shot 90.5 percent from the foul line. Richmond Aririguzoh added 17 points and nine rebounds and Myles Stephens had 13 points and 10 rebounds.
Penn ends No. 17 Villanova’s city supremacy in 78-75 win
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Phil Booth took the potential tying shot with hands that have slipped on two Villanova national championship rings, and a tick of the clock suddenly seemed endless.
"The ball seemed like it was up there for way too long," Penn forward AJ Brodeur said.
Penn continues hot start with 83-65 victory over La Salle
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Freshman reserve Michael Wang tossed in 18 points on 7-of-9 shooting from the floor and Pennsylvania continued its best start since the 1994-95 season with an 83-65 victory over winless La Salle on Saturday.
Freshman Wang leads Penn to 89-75 upset win over Miami
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — AJ Brodeur has a message for the rest of the country: sleep on the Ivy League at your own peril.
Freshman Michael Wang scored a career-high 23 points off the bench, Brodeur had 18 points, and Penn upset Miami 89-75 on Tuesday night at the Palestra.
Devon Goodman added 16 points for the Quakers (7-2), who shot 13 for 23 from 3-point range to beat a team from a Power Five conference team for the first time since the 2002-03 season.
Hot-shooting Pennsylvania tops Lafayette 91-61
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Devon Goodman scored 16 points and Pennsylvania shot 57 percent from the floor as the Quakers rolled to a 91-61 victory over Lafayette on Tuesday night.
Antonio Woods added 16 points for Penn (3-0) and AJ Brodeur chipped in with 10 points, five rebounds and four assists. Reserve Jarrod Simmons had 11 points for the Quakers, who made 35 of 61 shots, including 13 of 29 (45 percent) from 3-point range, and had 12 different players score.
Penn beats Harvard to clinch spot in NCAA Tournament
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Sitting on top of the rim, clutching the net that was just cut down, Darnell Foreman couldn't help but think of all of the great Penn players who won championships before him.
After a long wait and an unlikely turnaround, the senior guard can add his name to that list.
Foreman scored 19 points, AJ Brodeur had 16 points and 10 rebounds and Penn earned its first NCAA Tournament berth since 2007 with a 68-65 win over Harvard in the Ivy League Tournament title game Sunday.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — AJ Brodeur scored 25 points, on 10-of-13 shooting, and grabbed 10 rebounds and Pennsylvania never trailed in its 80-57 win over Yale on Saturday in the Ivy League Tournament.
The second-seeded Quakers will play No. 1 seed Harvard in the championship game on Sunday. Penn (23-8) split the regular-season series with the Crimson with each team winning on its home court.
Penn tops Brown 99-93 for share of Ivy crown
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Ryan Betley scored a career-high 30 points with six 3-pointers and grabbed eight rebounds and Pennsylvania never trailed in beating Brown 99-93 to clinch at least a share of the Ivy League title, its first since the 2006-07 season, in Saturday's regular-season finale for both teams.
Penn beats Harvard 74-71 in battle for top spot in Ivy
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — AJ Brodeur had 17 points and 12 rebounds and Pennsylvania beat Harvard 74-71 on Saturday night in a battle between the top two Ivy League teams.
Penn (21-7, 11-1 Ivy League) concludes league play next week traveling to Yale and Brown. Harvard (15-12, 10-2) hosts Cornell and Columbia.
Betley hits 6 3s in Penn’s 79-71 win over Cornell
ITHACA, N.Y. (AP) — Ryan Betley matched his career high with six 3-pointers in scoring 23 points, AJ Brodeur added 21 and Penn remained in first place in the Ivy League with a 79-71 victory over Cornell on Saturday night.
Cornell was within five with a minute to go but 7-of-12 shooting from the free-throw line, including five from Betley, was enough for Penn.
Goodman’s big night helps give Penn 74-62 win over Columbia
NEW YORK (AP) — Devon Goodman, who had scored 35 points all season, came off the bench to hit five 3-pointers and piled up 23 points to lead Pennsylvania to a 74-62 victory on Friday night that kept the Quakers tied with Harvard atop the Ivy League.
Goodman made 5 of 8 shots from the arc while the rest of Quakers were 4 of 21. He added five assists.
Caleb Wood added 16 points and AJ Brodeur 14 for the Quakers (18-7, 8-1), who bounced back from a loss to Harvard.
Lewis helps Harvard hand Penn 1st Ivy loss with 76-67 win
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — Chris Lewis scored a career-best 25 points and Harvard handed Pennsylvania its first conference loss with a 76-67 victory on Saturday afternoon.
Lewis was 10 of 14 from the field for the Crimson (12-11, 7-1 Ivy League), who have won three straight and are tied with Penn for first place in the conference standings. Seth Towns added 17 points and Justin Bassey had 12 points with seven rebounds, four assists and two steals.
Penn holds off Dartmouth 64-61, remains undefeated in Ivy
HANOVER, N.H. (AP) — AJ Brodeur had 20 points and 10 rebounds and Pennsylvania closed on a 13-6 surge and held off Dartmouth 64-61 on Friday night for its fifth straight win.
Penn (17-6, 7-0) remains alone atop the Ivy League standings, and travels to second-place Harvard (11-11, 6-1) on Saturday. Dartmouth (4-16, 0-7) has lost 10 straight, including four of its last five by single digits.
Penn tops Princeton 82-65 in 1st road trip in 59 days
PRINCETON, N.J. (AP) — Darnell Foreman scored a career-high 21, AJ Brodeur had all 17 of his points in the second half and Pennsylvania beat archrival Princeton 82-65 on Tuesday night in the 239th meeting.
Penn made 11 of its first 16 shots of the second half, including 9 of 10 from inside the arc, and finished the half at 67 percent for its first victory at Princeton since 2009.
Penn Quakers go to 5-0 in Ivy League, beat Yale 59-50
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Caleb Wood scored 14 points and Penn moved to 5-0 in Ivy League play by holding off Yale, 59-50 on Saturday night.
The Quakers have hosted Brown and Yale on the same weekend 59 times in its history. They swept the two-game series for the 39th time after beating the Bears 95-90 in overtime Friday night. Penn has beaten Yale 106 times in 133 meetings.
Brodeur helps Penn hold off Saint Joseph’s 67-56 in Big Five
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — AJ Brodeur scored 13 points, including a game-ending dunk, and grabbed 11 rebounds while Darnell Foreman made four free throws in the last 30 seconds and Penn held off Saint Joseph's 67-56 Saturday night in a Big Five contest at The Palestra.
Temple seals Penn’s fate with a 12-0 spurt to end the game
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Obi Enechionyia scored 15 points with nine rebounds and Temple closed out the game with a 12-0 run in the last four minutes to beat Pennsylvania 60-51 on Saturday.
Brodeur, Betley lead Penn past Columbia 77-71
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — AJ Brodeur and Ryan Betley combined for 50 points as Penn closed the game making 10 straight at the foul line to defeat Columbia 77-71 Saturday night and remain unbeaten in the Ivy League.
Brodeur made six 3-pointers and scored 30 points, 22 in the first half. Betley scored 20 with four 3-pointers and made four straight free throws in the final 15 seconds. The Quakers (12-5, 3-0) were 12 of 33 from distance.
Penn defeats Cornell for 10th straight time, 69-61
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — AJ Brodeur scored 18 points with nine rebounds and six assists and Penn defeated Cornell 69-61 on Friday night, beating the Big Red for the 10th consecutive time.
Ryan Betley added 13 points and Darnell Foreman 12, including three free throws in the final minute for Penn (11-5, 1-1 Ivy League), which has won six of its last seven.
Betley with 21 points, Pennsylvania beats Princeton 76-70
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Ryan Betley scored 21 points and grabbed five rebounds to lead five players in double-figure scoring as Penn beat Princeton 76-70 in an Ivy League opener on Saturday.
Betley was 8 of 11 including three from distance for the Quakers (10-5). Antonio Woods added 13 points and four rebounds, AJ Brodeur had 12 points and eight rebounds, Darnell Foreman had 11 points and Max Rothschild added 10 points with six rebounds and five assists.
Penn earns season sweep of Cornell with 69-66 win
ITHICA, N.Y. (AP) — Ryan Betley scored 21 points, Darnell Foreman made two crucial free throws in the closing seconds, and Pennsylvania held on to beat Cornell 69-66 on Friday night.
Penn (12-12, 5-6 Ivy League) opened up a 43-31 lead with 17:45 to go, but Cornell erased the gap over the proceeding seven minutes, taking a 53-51 lead on a Matt Morgan jumper.
Penn tops Yale 71-55 with second-half run
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — Darnell Foreman scored 15 points with four assists, Matt Howard added 14 points, including three 3-pointers, and Penn used a big second-half run to beat Yale 71-55 on Sunday for its fourth straight win.
Penn controls Cornell from the start in 82-63 win
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Ryan Betley scored a career-high 22 points on 5-for-10 shooting from 3-point range and Matt Howard finished with 11 points and 12 rebounds and Pennsylvania defeated Cornell 82-63 on Sunday for its second-straight win.
Penn (8-12, 1-6 Ivy League) built a 20-5 lead and was never challenged. Cornell shot 5 for 23 (21.7 percent) in the first half and committed 15 turnovers. The Quakers shot 16 for 29 (55 percent) before the break and led 42-14 at halftime.
Penn beats Columbia for first league victory
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Sam Jones scored a season-high 17 points and AJ Brodeur added 14 points, 10 rebounds and four assists to lift Penn over Columbia 70-62 on Friday night for the Quakers' first Ivy League win this season.
Matt Howard added 13 points and eight rebounds for Penn (8-12, 1-6), which snapped a three-game losing streak.
Weisz scores 22 PTs to lift Princeton past Penn 64-49
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Spencer Weisz scored 22 points with a career-best six 3-pointers and Myles Stephens added 16 points to lead Princeton to its ninth-straight win with a 64-49 victory over Pennsylvania on Tuesday night.
Princeton (13-6, 6-0 Ivy League) is off to its best start in conference play since starting 8-0 in 2011.
Boudreaux, Dartmouth beat Penn 74-69 to snap 6-game skid
HANOVER, N.H. (AP) — Evan Boudreaux had his 10th double-double of the season, Miles Wright hit five 3-pointers and finished with 19 points and Dartmouth beat Pennsylvania 74-69 on Saturday night to snap a six-game skid.
Boudreaux had 18 points and 12 rebounds while Guilien Smith scored 15 with five assists for Dartmouth (4-15, 1-5 Ivy League), which won its first game in 2017.
Brown clamps down, beats Penn 82-70
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Brandon Anderson scored 21 points, Steven Spieth added 20 on 7-of-9 shooting, and Brown got its first Ivy League victory with an 82-70 win over Penn on Saturday night.
Brown (10-8, 1-1) led 36-31 at halftime, but Penn cut it to 62-60 with 7:43 left to play before the Bears' defense clamped down. Penn missed its next seven shots, and JR Hobbie's 3-pointer for the Bears capped an 11-2 run and gave Brown a 73-62 lead with 2:14 left.
Oni scores 18; Yale wins its Ivy League opener over Penn
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Miye Oni scored 18 points and Yale won its Ivy League opener with a 68-60 victory over Pennsylvania on Friday night.
Oni had game-highs of three 3-pointers and nine rebounds, and has scored in double-figures in five straight. Alex Copeland added 12 points for Yale (9-5, 1-0), which has won seven of its last eight games. Anthony Dallier and Blake Reynolds each chipped in 11 points.
PENN 74, FAIRFIELD MEN 68
PHILADELPHIA — AJ Brodeur scored a career-high 27 points with 10 rebounds, Matt Howard scored 19 on 8-of-12 shooting and grabbed nine boards and University of Pennsylvania beat Fairfield on Friday.
Brodeur, who made 12 of 18 from the field, scored 20 in the second half.
Howard and Brodeur scored five points apiece during an 11-2 run that made it 50-46 with 13 minutes to go and Penn (6-5) led the rest of the way.