Penn 70, Brown 62

Tyler Bernardini scored 26 points with six 3-pointers and

Pennsylvania held off Brown 70-62 on Friday night to snap a

four-game losing streak.

Brown overcame a 14-point second-half deficit and twice took

one-point leads, the last coming at 51-50 with 4:36 to play after

two free throws by Sean McGonagill. The Quakers (12-12, 4-4 Ivy

League) responded with an 18-4 run to grab a 68-55 lead with 35

seconds to play.

Zack Rosen added 19 points and Mike Howlett had 10 for the

Quakers, who were taken to overtime in four of their previous six

games.

The Quakers connected on 16 of 18 free throw attempts and the

Bears made only 7 of 12. Brown shot only 39 percent from the field

(23 of 59).

Peter Sullivan, who had missed the previous five games with an

injury, and McGonagill each scored 16 points, and Tucker Halpern

added 13 for the Bears (9-14, 2-7).