Brown 79, Harvard 66

BOSTON (AP) -- Freshman Chris Skrelja had 19 points and 10
rebounds to lead Brown to a 79-66 victory over Harvard on Friday

Skrelja, who had shot just 22 percent from the field in Brown's
first 21 games, was 8-for-11 from the field in the game and got 12
points and seven rebounds in the first half as the Bears took a
37-24 halftime lead.

Skrelja, just 5-for-29 from 3-point range coming in, was 3-for-4
from behind the arc Friday night.

The Bears (8-14, 4-5 Ivy League) recorded their largest victory
margin of the season and built the lead as high as 24 points with
7:06 remaining.

Harvard (12-10, 4-5), which lost its fourth straight game, went
on a 15-3 run to close within 12 with four minutes left, but got no

Keenan Jeppesen had 17 points, Damon Huffman 13 and Mark
McAndrew 11 for Brown. Jim Goffredo led Harvard with 18 points,
Matt Stehle added 16 and Brian Cusworth had 13 points and 11

The win avenged a 17-point Brown loss to Harvard on Jan. 28.