Scores

Final

Columbia 59

(13-7, 2-1 Ivy)

Yale 69

(8-9, 2-1 Ivy)

    7:00 PM ET, January 31, 2014

    John J. Lee Amphitheater, New Haven, Connecticut

    1 2 T
    CLMB 20 3959
    YALE 23 4669

    Top Performers

    Columbia: M. Lo 13 Pts, 4 Reb, 1 Ast, 4 Stl

    Yale: J. Sears 22 Pts, 8 Reb, 1 Ast, 2 Stl, 2 Blk

    Sears scores 22 to lead Yale over Columbia 69-59

    Associated Press

    NEW HAVEN, Conn. -- Justin Sears came off the bench Friday night to score 22 points and lead Yale over Columbia 69-59.

    Sears made his only 3-point attempt while shooting 5 of 8 from the field and 11 of 13 from the free-throw line. Armani Cotton added 13 points and Matt Townsend scored 11 for the Bulldogs (8-9, 2-1 Ivy League).

    Sears' dunk and Townsend's layup put the Bulldogs up 59-52 with 1:58 to play and Yale made 10 of its last 11 free throws to complete the victory.

    The Bulldogs opened the second half on a 14-5 run capped by Cotton's free throws with 14:14 left to take a 37-25 lead.

    Columbia fought back to within three points on four different occasions, the last coming at 55-52 with 4:37 to play.

    Alex Rosenberg led the Lions (13-7, 2-1) with 17 points. Maodo Lo and Grant Mullins added 13 and 11 points, respectively.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    CLMB
    YALE
    Points 59 69
    FG Made-Attempted 14-39 (.359) 16-38 (.421)
    3P Made-Attempted 4-17 (.235) 3-11 (.273)
    FT Made-Attempted 27-33 (.818) 34-47 (.723)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 31 (0/0) 27 (0/0)

    2013-14 Season

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