Cornell looks to extend streak vs Dartmouth
Dartmouth (11-18, 2-11) vs. Cornell (14-15, 6-7)
Newman Arena at Bartels Hall, Ithaca, New York; Saturday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Cornell looks for its sixth straight win in the...
Harvard looks for road win vs Cornell
Harvard (16-9, 9-3) vs. Cornell (13-15, 5-7)
Newman Arena at Bartels Hall, Ithaca, New York; Friday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Harvard looks for its third straight win over Cornell at...
Cornell looks to end streak vs Brown
Cornell (13-14, 5-6) vs. Brown (17-10, 5-6)
Paul Bailey Pizzitola Sports Center, Providence, Rhode Island; Saturday, 6 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Brown looks to extend Cornell's conference...
Yale looks to extend streak vs Cornell
Cornell (13-13, 5-5) vs. Yale (18-5, 8-2)
John J. Lee Amphitheater, New Haven, Connecticut; Friday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Yale looks for its 13th straight win in the head-to-head...
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...
HANOVER, N.H. (AP) — Jack Gordon and Matt Morgan each scored 16 points and Cornell earned its way into the first-ever Ivy League tournament, beating Dartmouth 86-75, and getting the help it needed on the final Saturday of the regular season.
For the Big Red to make the tournament, win or lose, they needed Harvard to beat Columbia and Yale to beat Princeton. When that happened, coupled with the win in Hanover, and Cornell was in the tournament.
Morgan scores 17, Cornell edges Brown 73-68
ITHACA, N.Y. (AP) — Matt Morgan scored 17 points and Stone Gettings made the clinching free throws with 6.8 seconds left and Cornell defeated Brown 73-68 on Saturday night.
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.
Harvard scores late, pulls out a 76-73 win over Cornell
ITHACA, N.Y. (AP) — Chris Lewis scored 17 points and Harvard came from four-points down in the final minutes to pull out a 76-73 win at Cornell in an Ivy League battle Saturday night.
The Crimson, the preseason Ivy League favorite, remains a game back of unbeaten conference leader Penn.
Stone Gettings hit two free throws with 4:43 to put the Big Red up by four, 66-62, but Lewis made two free throws and Danilo Djuricic hit a 3 with 3:09 left to put Harvard in front, 67-66.
Morgan goes over 20 12th straight time, Cornell wins 93-69
ITHACA, N.Y. (AP) — Matt Morgan scored 21 points, his 12th straight game with at least 20, and Cornell defeated Central Penn 93-69 on Friday.
Morgan, who came in as the nation's third-leading scorer at 25.3 points per game, made only 3 of 9 from the arc but was 8 of 16 overall with six rebounds and four assists.
Morgan spearheads Cornell past Lafayette 80-71
ITHACA, N.Y. (AP) — Matt Morgan scored 26 points and Stone Gettings scored 13 with nine rebounds and Cornell downed Lafayette 80-71 on Wednesday night.
The Big Red led 45-35 at intermission before a 7-3 Lafayette run trimmed the deficit to five. Later, Josh Warren hit a jumper, Morgan had consecutive layups and a jumper, Joel Davis scored 10 straight points and Cornell was up 74-60. Lafayette didn't draw within single digits until 27 seconds remained.
Morgan scores 25 to lead Cornell past Longwood 69-62
FARMVILLE, Va. (AP) — Matt Morgan scored 25 points and Stone Gettings added 11 points and eight rebounds to power Cornell to a 69-62 victory over Longwood on Saturday.
5 Bears in double figures as Brown beats Cornell
ITHACA, N.Y. (AP) — Tavon Blackmon scored 17 points and Brown defeated Cornell 81-70 on Friday night.
Brandon Anderson scored 14 points, made four steals and had a big role in holding Ivy League-leading scorer Matt Morgan to 10 points. Obi Okolie added 13 points and Steven Spieth 11 while Joshua Howard had 10 points with 11 rebounds for the Bears (11-10, 2-3 Ivy), who snapped a two-game losing streak.
Petrasek’s 31 helps Columbia top Cornell 79-75 in Ivy opener
ITHACA, N.Y. (AP) — Luke Petrasek scored a career-high 31 points as Columbia defeated Cornell 79-75 in an Ivy League opener on Saturday.
Petrasek shot 11-for-14 from the floor and was a perfect 7-for-7 at the free throw line, including two with four seconds left that pushed the Lions' lead to three points.
Mike Smith scored 17 points and Nate Hickman 15 for the Lions (7-7, 1-0), who've won three straight. Jeff Coby grabbed 10 rebounds.