Scores

Final

Columbia 72

(5-11, 0-2 Ivy)

Cornell 83

(12-6, 2-0 Ivy)

    4:00 PM ET, January 24, 2009

    Newman Arena at The Fieldhouse, Ithaca, New York

    1 2 T
    CLMB 36 3672
    COR 46 3783

    Top Performers

    Columbia: N. Agho 24 Pts, 1 Reb, 2 Ast, 2 Stl, 1 Blk

    Cornell: A. Tyler 19 Pts, 7 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

    Cornell 83, Columbia 72

    Associated Press

    ITHACA, N.Y. -- Alex Tyler scored 19 points and grabbed seven rebounds as Cornell beat Columbia 83-72 in Ivy League play on Saturday.

    All five Cornell starters scored in double figures. Dale Louis and Geoff Reeves scored 14 points apiece, while Jeff Foote added 13 points and grabbed a game-high nine boards. Ryan Wittman chipped in 10 points.

    The Big Red (12-6, 2-0 Ivy League) shot 49 percent from the floor overall, but just 29.4 percent from 3-point range, and outrebounded the Lions 38-35.

    Noruwa Agho led Columbia (5-11, 0-2) with a game-high 24 points. Asenso Ampim was the only other Columbia player in double figures, scoring 10 points.

    The Lions shot 41.3 percent from the floor and stayed in the contest by going 8-of-14 for 57.1 percent from beyond the arc.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    CLMB
    COR
    Points 72 83
    FG Made-Attempted 26-63 (.413) 24-49 (.490)
    3P Made-Attempted 8-14 (.571) 5-17 (.294)
    FT Made-Attempted 12-23 (.522) 30-36 (.833)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 28 (0/0) 19 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 2 16

    2008-09 Season

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    Jan 17, 2009 COR 71, @CLMB 59Recap
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