Lo leads Columbia over Dartmouth 77-60
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) Maodo Lo had 16 points, six rebounds and five steals on Friday night and Columbia stayed undefeated in Ivy League play with a 77-60 win over Dartmouth.
Grant Mullins scored 16, Alex Rosenberg added 14 and Luke Petrasek 10. The Lions (14-6) opened the league season 3-0 for the first time since 1993-94.
Columbia pulled away for good in the middle of the second half with a 13-2 run to lead 71-49. Dartmouth (7-10, 1-2) got no closer than 17 from there.
Columbia took control from the tip-off, scoring the first 10 points and building its largest lead at 32-9 with 8:30 left in the first half.
Evan Boudreaux had 15 points and the Mean Green rallied at the end of the first half to get within 42-32. But Dartmouth struggled to get any closer in the second half when it committed 12 of its 21 turnovers.