Princeton 20

(4-3, 2-2 Ivy)

Cornell 21

(2-5, 2-2 Ivy)

12:00 PM ET, October 30, 2004

Schoellkopf Field, Ithaca, NY

1 2 3 4 T
PRIN 0 7 7 620
COR 7 0 14 021

Top Performers

Passing: R. Kuhn (COR) - 208 YDS, 2 TD

Rushing: J. Johnston (COR) - 20 CAR, 62 YDS

Receiving: B. Romney (COR) - 5 REC, 114 YDS, 2 TD

Cornell 21, Princeton 20

ITHACA, N.Y. (AP) -- Ryan Kuhn threw for 208 yards and two touchdowns and Cornell held on to beat Princeton 21-20 on Saturday.

Brian Romney had five catches for 114 yards and two TDs for Cornell (2-5, 2-2). Chad Nice added four catches for 142 yards and one TD.

Matt Verbit completed 19 of 39 passes for 260 yards and one TD to lead the Tigers (4-3, 2-2).

Romney's 54-yard TD catch from Kuhn opened the scoring with 8:52 left in the first quarter.

Princeton answered with four-play drive capped by Bill Foran's 80-yard touchdown reception.

Romney got his second TD on a 24-yard pass from Kuhn to open the second half's scoring. Nice's 79-yard TD catch from D.J. Busch gave Cornell a 21-7 lead with 3:32 left in the third quarter.

Jon Veach scored on a 3-yard run on Princeton's next possession and the Tigers pulled within one on Greg Field's 6-yard TD rush with 6:48 left in the game.

But Matt Pollock blocked the extra point attempt to preserve the victory for the Big Red.