Penn 82, Princeton 67

Zack Rosen scored 28 points and dished a game-high five assists

as Pennsylvania beat Princeton 82-67 Monday night, snapping a

five-game losing streak in the series.

Rosen was 10 of 18 from the field and knocked down four


Penn (11-9, 3-0 Ivy league) led 11-2 early in the first half and

quickly pushed that lead to 34-18 following 3-pointers on four

straight possessions.

Princeton (10-9, 1-2) cut the deficit to five, 46-41, in the

second half behind seven straight points from Ian Hummer, but Rosen

hit a 3-pointer and converted a three-point play to give the

Quakers the lead for good.

The Tigers outshot Penn 57.8 percent (26 of 45) to 53.1 percent

(26 of 49) but lost the battle of the boards 33-19.

The Quakers were 10 of 18 from 3-point range.

Hummer led Princeton with 21 points and has scored in double

figures in 27 consecutive games.