HANOVER, N.H. (AP) -- Mike Lang scored a game-high 16 points as
Dartmouth defeated Princeton 50-42 Friday night.
The Big Green (5-13 overall, 2-3 Ivy) broke a seven-game losing
streak against the Tigers (10-7 overall, 1-2 Ivy), the preseason
favorite to win the Ivy League title.
Dartmouth used an 18-1 run in the final 4:47 of the game,
recovering from a nine-point deficit, 41-32.
Lang scored nine of his points in that stretch, including a pair
of free throws with 1:18 to play, giving Dartmouth the lead, 43-41,
for the first time in the game.
On the next possession, Princeton's Judson Wallace made one of
two free throws for a 43-42 score with 1:06 to go. Dartmouth
answered with the last seven points of the game, including a layup
by David Gardner for a three-point cushion, 45-42, with 36 seconds
Also in double figures for Dartmouth was Chuck Flynn with 10
points. He also had a game-high seven rebounds as the Big Green
outrebounded Princeton, 24-16.
For the Tigers, Noah Savage scored 10 points and added five