PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) -- Dartmouth held Brown without a basket
for the first 14:58 of the second half and defeated the Bears 48-40
on Saturday night.
David Gardner and Mike Calvin Arnold scored 12 points each for
the Big Green (6-15, 3-5 Ivy), who broke an eight-game losing
streak against Brown dating back to the 1999-2000 season.Dartmouth held Brown (9-11, 2-4) to 15.4 percent shooting
(4-of-26) in the second half.Jason Forte was the only Bear to score in double figures with 10
points.Dartmouth led 25-20 at halftime. The Big Green outscored the
Bears 14-5 to begin the second half and increased their lead to
41-27.Brown scored its first nine points of the second half on free
throws before Luke Ruscoe scored the Bears' first field goal of the
half on a tip-in with 5:02 left in the game. The Bears were
0-for-18 from the floor until that point, and then outscored
Dartmouth 9-0 to pull within 41-38 with 2:05 left. James Daniels
scored seven consecutive points for Brown after Ruscoe's basket.The Big Green closed out the game by making 7-of-10 shots from
the free throw line.