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