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
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.