Scores

Final

Lehigh 53

(3-5, 1-3 away)

Cornell 57

(3-5, 2-1 home)

    1:00 PM ET, December 4, 2005

    Newman Arena at The Fieldhouse, Ithaca, New York

    1 2 T
    LEH 29 2453
    COR 16 4157

    Top Performers

    Lehigh: B. White 7 Pts, 6 Reb, 3 Ast, 3 Blk

    Cornell: L. Collins 17 Pts, 6 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Blk

    Cornell 57, Lehigh 53

    ITHACA, N.Y. (AP) -- Lenny Collins scored 17 points and Adam Gore added 15 to snap a three-game losing streak for Cornell in a 57-53 victory over Lehigh on Sunday.

    Lehigh (3-5) was ahead 29-16 by the end of the first period and widened its lead to 36-20 by the 17:38 mark of the second half.

    Cornell (3-5) chipped away from there, using a 9-0 run in a three-minute span to pull within a single point with 8:43 remaining.

    Jason Mgebroff converted an offensive rebound into a basket to pull Lehigh ahead by two points with 5 minutes to play.

    Gore then hit 3s on consecutive possessions to bring the Big Red up four points with four minutes left to play.

    Lehigh shot 31 percent from the field for the game, including just 28 percent in the second half. Cornell hit 39 percent of its shots, with 52 percent in the final 20 minutes.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    LEH
    COR
    Points 53 57
    FG Made-Attempted 19-62 (.306) 20-52 (.385)
    3P Made-Attempted 7-21 (.333) 7-22 (.318)
    FT Made-Attempted 8-11 (.727) 10-16 (.625)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 17 (0/0) 12 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 16 4

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