Yale 46
Columbia 59
Date of game: 3/1/2013

Recap: Columbia vs. Yale

Manhattan, NY (Sports Network) - Maodo Lo poured in 20 points to lift the Columbia Lions to a 59-46 victory over the Yale Bulldogs in an Ivy League matchup at Levien Gym.

Alex Rosenberg finished with nine points and 10 rebounds for Columbia (12-13, 4-7 Ivy) as it won for the second time in a row.

Matt Townsend and Austin Morgan scored 10 points apiece for Yale (11-17, 5-6) which has now fallen in back-to-back games.

Both sides struggled to get anything going offensively before the break. Columbia shot just 33.3 percent from the field including a 2-of-9 mark from beyond the arc. The Bulldogs connected on only 29.2 percent of their field goal tries but managed to take a 26-21 lead into the intermission by converting 11-of-13 at the charity stripe.

Yale's offensive woes continued after halftime as it hit only 33.3 percent of its field goal attempts. The Lions easily overcame their halftime deficit and coasted to the 13-point win as they drained 65.2 percent of their shots from the floor in the final 20 minutes.

Columbia managed to be much more efficient by attacking the basket, which led to a 30-16 edge in points in the paint.

Game Notes

NASCAR News
Elliott to replace Gordon in the No. 24 car next season

Hendrick Motorsports revealed on Thursday that Chase Elliott will take over driving duties of the No. 24 Chevrolet full- time in the Sprint Cup Series, starting with the 2016 season.

Phillies sign P Billingsley

The Philadelphia Phillies signed right-handed pitcher Chad Billingsley to a one-year, $1.5 million contract on Thursday.

Durant an All-Star; Cousins, Lillard snubbed

Despite missing 25 games, reigning MVP Kevin Durant was selected to the All-Star Game Thursday as a reserve, while Kings center DeMarcus Cousins and Trail Blazers point guard Damian Lillard were among the players snubbed.

Stay Connected with WDEF News 12
 
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.