Aiken scores 44 to lift Harvard over Columbia 98-96 in 3OT
Aiken made 16 of 18 foul shots.
Justin Bassey had 17 points and 10 rebounds for Harvard (11-7, 4-1 Ivy League), which earned its fifth straight win. Christian Juzang added 14 points. Robert Baker had 6 points, 12 rebounds and five blocks for the home team.
The 98 points were a season best for Harvard.
Gabe Stefanini had 26 points and seven rebounds for the Lions (6-13, 1-4). Quinton Adlesh scored a career-high 24 points and had six assists. Patrick Tape scored a career-high 22 points and had 12 rebounds.
Harvard faces Cornell at home on Saturday. Columbia matches up against Dartmouth on the road on Saturday.