Dartmouth 69, Penn 59

PHILADELPHIA -- Alex Barnett scored 20 points and David Rufful added 11 as Dartmouth defeated Penn 69-59 on Friday night.

Elgin Fitzgerald had 10 points for Dartmouth (7-16, 5-4 Ivy League), which defeated the Quakers twice in the same season for the first time since 1958-59. The Big Green was a 63-60 winner on Jan. 31.

Zack Rosen had 15 points and Jack Eggleston 10 for the Quakers (8-14, 4-4).

Dartmouth never trailed and built a 54-41 lead with 11:09 remaining. Penn then went on a 14-4 run, closing within 58-55 with 4:20 remaining, before Rufful hit a 3-pointer at the 3:58 mark.

After Penn closed within 61-57, Barnett hit four consecutive free throws to seal the victory.

The Big Green held a 35-26 advantage at halftime, hitting 15 of 31 shots, while Penn was 10 for 23 with eight turnovers.

The victory was Dartmouth's first at Penn's home court, the Palestra, in 11 years.