Scores

Final

Princeton 57

(5-20, 2-8 Ivy)

Brown 64

(16-9, 8-3 Ivy)

    7:00 PM ET, February 29, 2008

    Paul Bailey Pizzitola Sports Center, Providence, Rhode Island

    1 2 T
    PRIN 27 3057
    BRWN 30 3464

    Top Performers

    Princeton: N. Lake 16 Pts, 7 Reb

    Brown: M. Mullery 14 Pts, 2 Reb, 1 Stl, 4 Blk

    Brown 64, Princeton 57

    Associated Press

    PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) -- Damon Huffman scored 18 points and Chris Skrelja collected 12 rebounds and 11 points in leading Brown to a 64-57 win over Princeton on Friday night.

    Brown (16-9, 8-3 Ivy League), climbed to within one win of tying its all-time-best 17 victories, (1974, 2002, 2003) in a season. Princeton, 0-12 on the road, fell to 5-20, 2-8 in the league.

    Matt Mullery and Mark McAndrew added 14 points apiece for the Bears, who used a 14-0 run in the second half to overcome a five-point deficit after leading 30-27 at intermission.

    Princeton led by as many as eight midway through the first half before the Bears tied it at 27-27 with 43.2 seconds left and Huffman shot a 3-pointer at the halftime buzzer.

    Noah Savage and and Nick Lane had 16 points each to lead the Tigers.

    Brown led by 12 points with 3:51 left to play. Savage narrowed the gap to six with a 3-point shot with 2:00 to go.

    Princeton out-rebounded the Bears 34-28 in a game that saw seven lead changes. But Brown shot 45.5 percent from the floor to the Tigers' 40.4 percent. Huffman made 6 of 12 from the field and 3 of 7 from 3-point range.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    PRIN
    BRWN
    Points 57 64
    FG Made-Attempted 21-53 (.396) 20-44 (.455)
    3P Made-Attempted 6-22 (.273) 5-15 (.333)
    FT Made-Attempted 9-12 (.750) 19-29 (.655)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 25 (0/0) 16 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 5 12

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