Princeton 71, Dartmouth 43

Douglas Davis scored 15 points and Princeton defeated Dartmouth

71-43 on Friday night.

Patrick Saunders added 11 points for the Tigers (18-8, 9-3 Ivy

League), who saw 12 of their players score. Princeton has won two

games in a row after losing two straight.

The Tigers jumped out to a huge lead, as a 3-pointer from Dan

Mavraides made the score 24-7 with 9:43 to play in the first half.

Princeton led 39-20 at halftime.

In the first half, the Tigers shot 51.6 percent from the field

(16-for-31), compared to only 30.4 percent for Dartmouth


An 8-0 run in the second half gave Princeton its largest lead at

61-29 with 8:50 remaining.

R.J. Griffin paced the Big Green (5-22, 1-12) with nine


Dartmouth has lost four games in a row and is winless on the

road this season.