Columbia 86, Brown 60

Chris Crockett scored a career-high 18 points off the bench,

hitting six 3-pointers, and Columbia routed Brown 86-60 Friday

night.

With their previous six Ivy League contests decided by a margin

of five points or fewer, the Lions (14-9, 3-4) took control

early.

Tied at 2, Columbia launched a 31-8 run, hitting nine of its

11-first half 3-pointers. The Lions led 47-24 at the break and by

as many as 33.

Columbia matched its program record for made 3-pointers,

finishing 16 of 29, while the Bears were 10 of 19.

Meiko Lyles hit five treys to finish with 17 points for the

Lions. Brian Barbour added 16 points and John Daniels grabbed 10

rebounds.

Matt Sullivan’s 17 points led Brown (7-17, 1-6), which played

without leading scorer Sean McGonagill (14 points per game). The

sophomore guard was injured against Penn last Saturday and snapped

his streak of 51 straight starts.