Dartmouth 20 47 67
Cornell 31 39 70
Date of game: 2/14/2014

Recap: Cornell vs. Dartmouth

Ithaca, NY (SportsNetwork.com) - Nolan Cressler scored 17 points and grabbed five rebounds as the Cornell Big Red withstood a comeback run to defeat the Dartmouth Big Green, 70-67, in Ivy League action at Newman Arena.

Dwight Tarwater notched a double-double in the contest, netting 14 points and pulling down 11 rebounds for Cornell (2-19, 1-6 Ivy). Jake Matthews came off the bench to score 13 points, and Devin Cherry contributed 12 with a team-high four assists in the win. The victory ended a six-game losing streak for the Big Red.

Tyler Melville led the way with 14 points for Dartmouth (9-12, 2-5). Alex Mitola chipped in 12 points and Connor Boehm tallied 10. The Big Green have lost three games in a row.

Cornell connected on 44 percent of its shots in the first half and took a 31-20 lead into the intermission. Dartmouth shot a dismal 30.4 percent from the floor in the frame.

The Big Green made a push in the second half, netting 50 percent of their field goal tries. Cornell, which shot 37.9 percent from the floor in the period, held on for the three-point win.

Cornell outscored Dartmouth from the free-throw line, 20-13, and had the edge in fast break points, 12-2. The Big Green won the battle in points in the paint, 32-26.

Game Notes

Johnson headlines FCS players of the week

In 2013, the Montana State Bobcats made a bit of an offensive switch, going from a pass-heavy system to a more run- integrated style of play. The reason wasn't because the team was unstable at quarterback, but rather due to the fact the Bobcats were loaded at the running back position.

Former NBA center Jones passes away

Caldwell Jones, who played 14 seasons in the NBA and twice earned All-Defensive Team honors, died Sunday from a heart attack at the age of 64.

Giroux hurt as Flyers open camp

Philadelphia Flyers captain Claude Giroux is expected to be sidelined approximately two weeks after suffering an undisclosed lower-body injury on the first day of training camp.

Latest Sports Photos
Latest Sports Photos
0 Votes
a skydiver was injured when attempting to land in a pre game show at the Lookouts opening game on 4/3/2014

0 Votes
SEC Champions Alabama created by artist Ben Teeter S/N C.O.A. available for the dedicated Alabama fan!

1 Vote
first catch of the season looks like a good year

0 Votes
Gina McLeroy Spring City, TN

0 Votes
Our Son Brandon McLeroy MTSU Football 2011 Gina McLeroy Spring City TN

1 Vote
this is James Howard telling Gracie what to do.

0 Votes
Riverbend fun!

0 Votes
I nees a four letter word for the outside layer of a tree.

0 Votes
Cameron is a rising athlete. He has a God given talent for the game of football. This picture is of him stopping the ball carrier in our game in the ...

1 Vote
Our Lookout Valley 9/10 year old team went to a tournament in Knoxville called The Battle of the Rocky Top. They went throught the tournament undefeated and won the championship ...
Featured Partners
www.eastridgeretirementcenter.com
The newly modeled East Ridge Residence is a must see with its spacious comfortable apartments. Plus, 3 delicious meals daily, geriatric physician, home healthcare services and fun festive activities. Schedule your visit today!
www.ameripriseadvisors.com/james.m.scotchie
Together we can make a confident retirement possible. Simply click to get started with your private wealth advisor. Talk to Jimmy Scotchie, Certified Financial Planner.
www.comcast.com/cable-internet-packages.html
Get started at $79.99 a month for 12 months. Plus, get a $75 VISA® Prepaid card.
 
Supermarket Guru
From The Archives
Scenic City Roots
Through Irish Eyes
Brand News
Prime Mashup
What's Trending
Megan Wise Goes Outside
Stay Connected with WDEF News 12
 
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.