Dartmouth 23 33 56
Cornell 45 34 79
Date of game: 2/10/2013

Recap: Cornell vs. Dartmouth

Ithaca, NY (Sports Network) - Shonn Miller and Dominick Scelfo both scored 15 points as the Cornell Big Red posted a 79-56 win over visiting Dartmouth in Ivy League play at Newman Arena,

Also scoring in double figures for Cornell (11-12, 3-3 Ivy) were Nolan Cressler and Errick Peck with 14 and 11 points, respectively, the latter handing out seven assists as the squad won for the second time in the last three outings.

The Big Green (6-14, 2-4) was paced by Tyler Melville with 12 points, followed by Alex Mitola with 10 and reserve Jvonte Brooks nine points and a game-high eight rebounds off the bench as the team had a two-game win streak snapped.

Cornell opened the contest on a 12-2 run and never looked back, shooting a sizzling 63.0 percent from the floor, including 6-of-11 behind the 3-point line in the first half, in order to take a commanding 45-23 advantage at the break.

In the second half the Big Red dipped to 40.0 percent accuracy from the field, but still maintained a sizeable lead, en route to the 23-point triumph.

Dartmouth, which had played at Columbia on Friday night, turned the ball over 18 times, leading to 24 points for the hosts.

This game was initially scheduled to be played on Saturday but was pushed back due to the winter storm that hit New York.

Game Notes

NASCAR News
Chip Ganassi Racing claims sixth win in Rolex 24 at Daytona

IndyCar Series drivers Scott Dixon and Tony Kanaan as well as NASCAR Sprint Cup Series competitors Jamie McMurray and Kyle Larson gave Chip Ganassi Racing the victory in Sunday's 53rd running of the Rolex 24 at Daytona.

Report: Josh Gordon facing 1-year suspension

Troubled Cleveland Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon is in hot water with the NFL once again after reportedly failing a test for alcohol, which could trigger a suspension for the entire 2015 season.

Athletics agree to 1-year deal with Abad

The Oakland Athletics and left-handed pitcher Fernando Abad agreed to terms on a one-year contract Friday, avoiding arbitration.

Pistons' Jennings has torn Achilles

The Detroit Pistons have confirmed that point guard Brandon Jennings suffered a ruptured left Achilles tendon during Saturday's game against Milwaukee and will miss the remainder of the season.

National Hockey League All-Star Game Capsule

John Tavares recorded four goals and Jakub Voracek followed with three scores and three assists, as Team Toews walked away with a 17-12 decision over Team Foligno in the 2015 All-Star Game from Nationwide Arena, the highest-scoring mid-season event in league history. The 2001 event in Denver held the previous mark of 26 combined goals in a 14-12 North American victory over the World, but the new record was set when Jonathan Toews put his own team ahead by a 16-11 count with 5:39 remaining in the contest. Toews and Patrice Bergeron each ended up with a goal and four helpers, with Filip Forsberg, Rick Nash and Tyler Seguin adding two strikes apiece. Corey Crawford -- the last of three goaltenders to give up four goals -- stopped 14-of-18 shots in the third period to earn the win. Ryan Johansen from Team Foligno picked up the MVP award, pacing his side with two goals and as many assists. Patrick Kane and Steven Stamkos added two goals and one assist apiece, while Claude Giroux totaled three points on a tally and two helpers. Marc-Andre Fleury took the loss, charged with seven goals on 16 shots in the second period.

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