Harvard 77, Columbia 57
Oliver McNally scored 23 points, hitting five 3-pointers, to
lead Harvard to a 77-57 rout over Columbia on Saturday night.
Jeremy Lin had 11 points, six rebounds and five assists on four
turnovers for the Crimson (18-6, 7-3 Ivy League), who have won four
of their last five. Kyle Casey and Dee Giger each finished with 10
Harvard hardly struggled against the Lions (9-15, 3-7), taking a
29-17 lead with 6:58 left in the first half on a layup by McNally,
who went 8-for-10 from the floor.
The Crimson went into halftime with a 19-point lead and later
took a 70-46 advantage – their largest of the game – on a
three-point play by Lin with 6:51 to play.
Noruwa Agho led Columbia with 18 points on 5 of 13 shooting,
while Niko Scott added 10 points.
Harvard shot 50 percent from the floor (25-for-50) compared to
the Lions, who shot 38.9 percent (21-for-54).