Dartmouth 67
Yale 78
Date of game: 2/22/2013

Recap: Yale vs. Dartmouth

New Haven, CT (Sports Network) - Michael Grace and Sam Martin scored 12 points apiece as the Yale Bulldogs took care of business against the Dartmouth Big Green, 78-67, in Ivy League action at John J. Lee Amphitheater.

Brandon Sherrod added 11 points and Justin Sears tallied eight points and eight rebounds for Yale (11-15, 5-4 Ivy), which has won four of its last five games.

For Dartmouth (6-17, 2-7), Alex Mitola shot 9-of-14 from the field, including 7-of-10 from 3-point range, en route to a career-high 27 points. Tyler Melville added 11 points, while Gabas Maldunas grabbed 13 rebounds and swatted away six shots for the Big Green, who have lost four in a row.

Neither team shot greater than 38 percent from the field in the first half, but Yale outrebounded Dartmouth in the opening 20 minutes, 24-14, and used those extra possessions to take a 28-26 lead into intermission.

The Bulldogs' field goal efficiency improved to 58.6 percent in the second half as they pulled away.

Dartmouth lost despite shooting 11-of-23 from 3-point range and 18-of-20 from the foul line.

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