Cornell 32 51 83
Penn 50 40 90
Date of game: 2/7/2014

Recap: Penn vs. Cornell

Philadelphia, PA (SportsNetwork.com) - Tony Hicks scored 27 points and Fran Dougherty posted a double-double as the Penn Quakers held on for a 90-83 victory over the Cornell Big Red in Ivy League action at the Palestra.

Dougherty netted 17 points and brought in 10 rebounds for Penn (5-13, 2-2 Ivy League), which had lost three of its previous four. Miles Cartwright added 19 points for the Quakers.

Nolan Cressler notched 22 points for Cornell (1-18. 0-5), which has lost five straight and has yet to top a Division I opponent this season. Darryl Smith and Devin Cherry each had 15 points for the Big Red and David Onuorah registered 11 points and nine boards.

Penn ran out to a 50-32 lead at intermission, sinking 64.5 percent from the floor in the first half, compared to a 39.3 percent performance from Cornell.

The Big Red turned the tables in the second period, shooting 51.4 percent from the field to slice into the Quakers' lead. However, Penn hit on 56.5 percent from the field, making up for the 12 fewer field goal attempts it had in the frame.

Cornell lost despite owning a 19-3 advantage in second chance points.

Game Notes

Missouri extends Pinkel through 2021 season

The University of Missouri rewarded head football coach Gary Pinkel with a contract extension that will keep him with the school through the 2021 season.

NASCAR News
Logano grabs pole at Richmond

Joey Logano will start on the pole for Saturday night's Toyota Owners 400 after topping Denny Hamlin in qualifying at Richmond International Raceway.

Pittsburgh Steelers 2015 Draft Preview

Unless something really jumps out at them, the Pittsburgh Steelers almost have to look at the cornerback position at the top of the 2015 NFL Draft.

Blue Jays' Saunders activated from DL

Toronto Blue Jays outfielder Michael Saunders was activated from the 15-day disabled list following Friday night's 12-3 loss to the Tampa Bay Rays.

Price, Rinne, Dubnyk named Vezina finalists

Carey Price of the Montreal Canadiens, Pekka Rinne from the Nashville Predators and Minnesota's Devan Dubnyk have been named finalists for the Vezina Trophy as the NHL's top goaltender.

Stay Connected with WDEF News 12
 
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.
Mobile advertising for this site is available on Local Ad Buy.