Princeton 57, Cornell 55

Kareem Maddox hit a jumper with 10 seconds left and Princeton

remains undefeated in Ivy League play, beating Princeton 57-55 on

Saturday night.

Maddox was the only player to score in double figures for the

Tigers (19-4, 7-0), who won their ninth in a row. The senior

forward also had six rebounds and five turnovers.

Princeton trailed 55-53 with 2:29 left in the game after

Cornell’s Chris Wroblewski made two free throws. But Maddox, who

shot 8 of 10 from the floor, scored on a layup then knocked down

the go-ahead jumper to put Princeton ahead.

The Big Red (6-16, 2-6) had a couple of chances to tie or win

the game. Mark Coury attempted a jumper but had his shot blocked by

Maddox. Drew Ferry got the rebound then shot a 3-pointer, but it


Wroblewski led Cornell with 14 points, Errick Peck had 13 and

Coury added 10.