Harvard 67, Penn 66
Kyle Casey made two free throws with 12 seconds left to lift
Harvard to a 67-66 victory over Penn on Friday night.
Jeremy Lin scored 19 points and the Crimson (21-6, 10-3 Ivy
League) held Penn scoreless for the final 2:05 to win for the
seventh time in eight games. Harvard swept the season series from
the Quakers (5-21, 4-8), who have lost six of their past seven
Penn held a 66-62 lead when Harvard’s Brandyn Curry hit a
3-pointer to cut the deficit to 66-65 with 1:52 remaining.
The Quakers missed a shot and had three turnovers and Harvard
missed a shot and had a turnover before Casey was fouled.
Penn’s Mike Howlett missed a jumper with 1 second left.
Christian Webster scored 11 points and Curry added 10 and nine
assists for Harvard.
Rob Belcore, who hit five 3-pointers, scored 17 points, Zack
Rosen had 15 and Dan Monckton added 14 for Penn.