Princeton 59, Dartmouth 47

Douglas Davis scored 20 points, including knocking down five

3-pointers, to lead Princeton past Dartmouth 59-47 on Friday


Brendan Connolly added 10 points for the Tigers (12-10, 3-3 Ivy

League), who outscored the Big Green 36-22 in the second half after

trailing at intermission. Princeton has now alternated wins and

losses over the course of the last seven games.

Down 25-23 at the break, back-to-back 3-pointers by Davis and

Patrick Saunders helped spark a 10-0 Tigers run out of halftime.

Princeton never trailed again. With help from Davis, the Tigers

shot 8 of 17 from long range (47.1 percent).

The Big Green were just 2 of 8 from beyond the arc (25


John Golden finished with 12 points to pace the Big Green (4-19,

0-7), and Jvonte Brooks chipped in with 11. Dartmouth, the only Ivy

League team without a conference win, has lost six straight