Princeton 58, Yale 51
Kareem Maddox scored 16 points and Princeton defeated Yale 58-51
on Friday night for its 10th consecutive win.
Princeton, which swept the season series, led by as many as 14
points in the first half and was never threatened in the second
half until the final 2 minutes.
Trailing by eight points with 3:34 to play, Yale cut the lead to
52-49 at the 1:47 mark. The Tigers made 4 of 5 free throws the rest
of the way to seal the win.
Dan Mavraides scored 15 points and grabbed 10 rebounds for the
Tigers (20-4, 8-0 Ivy League), who survived a cold-shooting night.
The Tigers entered the game as the top shooting team in the
conference, but shot only 31.6 percent (18 of 57) from the field
including 16.7 (3 of 18) from 3-point range.
Greg Mangano had 15 points and 12 rebounds to lead the Bulldogs
(12-11, 5-4), while Jeremiah Kreisberg added 13 points and Reggie