Harvard Downs Cornell 72-47 - Match Report
The battle between Harvard and Cornell didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Cornell was handed a 72-47 defeat on Friday at Lavietes Pavilion.
Bettors who backed Harvard were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 23.5 at sportsbooks.
Harvard got 15 points from Siyani Chambers and another 12 points from Brandyn Curry. Brandyn Curry contributed 4 assists, while Jonah Travis cleaned the glass with 5 rebounds.
Cornell got a 14-point performance from Darryl Smith, who was supported by 10 points from Dwight Tarwater. Nolan Cressler had 2 assists in a losing cause for Cornell, while Darryl Smith grabbed 4 rebounds.
Harvard led at halftime, 34-18.
The rebound battle favored Harvard as they grabbed 34 boards, while Cornell only had 18.